Bemboka Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Bemboka (2550) is a suburb of South Coast, South Coast, New South Wales. It is about 341 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Bemboka is in the federal electorate of Eden-Monaro.

In the 2011 census the population of Bemboka was 578 and is comprised of approximately 48.6% females and 51.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Bemboka is 49 years of age.

84.5% of people living in the suburb of Bemboka were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.8% England, 1.7% New Zealand, 1.7% Germany, 1.2% Philippines, 1.0% Italy.

94.6% of people living in Bemboka speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.5% Arabic.

The religious makeup of Bemboka is 25.7% Anglican, 25.3% No religion, 20.1% Catholic, 8.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.4% Christian, nfd, 4.5% Uniting Church, 2.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.3% Seventh-day Adventist, 1.6% Other religious affiliation , 1.2% Salvation Army.

51.3% of people are married, 28.3% have never married and 12.6% are divorced and 3.3% are separated. There are 21 widowed people living in Bemboka.

46.9% of the people living in Bemboka over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 35.7% are working on a part time basis. Bemboka has an unemployment rate of 8.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Bemboka are 19.8% Managers, 15.6% Technicians & trades workers, 15.2% Professionals, 15.2% Labourers, 10.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.6% Community & personal service workers, 7.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 6.6% Sales workers, 1.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Bemboka work in are 18.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 11.7% Health care and social assistance, 10.5% Manufacturing, 9.6% Public administration and safety, 8.8% Education and training, 8.8% Accommodation and food services, 6.7% Construction, 6.3% Retail trade, 5.4% Transport, postal and warehousing.

47.9% of homes are fully owned, and 32.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 15.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $367 per week and the median household income is $650 per week.

The median rent in Bemboka is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Bemboka postcode 2550

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