Canyonleigh Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Canyonleigh (2577) is a suburb of South Coast, Wollongong & Illawarra, New South Wales. It is about 128 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Canyonleigh is in the federal electorate of Hume.

In the 2011 census the population of Canyonleigh was 193 and is comprised of approximately 47.7% females and 52.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Canyonleigh is 42 years of age.

84.5% of people living in the suburb of Canyonleigh were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.7% England, 3.1% New Zealand, 2.6% Lebanon.

93.7% of people living in Canyonleigh speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.6% Italian.

The religious makeup of Canyonleigh is 31.1% Anglican, 29.0% No religion, 13.0% Catholic, 8.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.7% Christian, nfd, 3.1% Uniting Church, 2.1% Other religious affiliation , 1.6% Hinduism, 1.6% Baptist.

62.9% of people are married, 21.4% have never married and 10.1% are divorced and 3.8% are separated. There are 3 widowed people living in Canyonleigh.

65.3% of the people living in Canyonleigh over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.5% are working on a part time basis. Canyonleigh has an unemployment rate of 4.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Canyonleigh are 30.4% Managers, 16.3% Community & personal service workers, 16.3% Technicians & trades workers, 9.8% Sales workers, 9.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 7.6% Labourers, 6.5% Professionals, 3.3% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Canyonleigh work in are 15.9% Manufacturing, 14.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 13.6% Retail trade, 12.5% Accommodation and food services, 6.8% Public administration and safety, 5.7% Health care and social assistance, 5.7% Mining, 4.5% Inadequately described/Not stated, 3.4% Professional, scientific and technical services.

50.0% of homes are fully owned, and 29.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $440 per week and the median household income is $1125 per week.

The median rent in Canyonleigh is $295 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1517 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Canyonleigh postcode 2577

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