New Berrima Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

New Berrima (2577) is a suburb of South Coast, Southern Highlands, New South Wales. It is about 107 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. New Berrima is in the federal electorate of Throsby.

In the 2011 census the population of New Berrima was 542 and is comprised of approximately 50.0% females and 50.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of New Berrima is 35 years of age.

88.2% of people living in the suburb of New Berrima were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.5% England, 1.1% Solomon Islands, 0.9% Malta, 0.7% Taiwan, 0.7% Croatia, 0.7% Poland, 0.7% Scotland.

93.0% of people living in New Berrima speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Macedonian, 1.3% Mandarin, 0.7% Italian, 0.7% Serbian, 0.5% Hindi.

The religious makeup of New Berrima is 36.9% Anglican, 29.2% Catholic, 17.4% No religion, 4.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.1% Uniting Church, 1.7% Buddhism, 1.7% Christian, nfd, 1.5% Baptist, 1.1% Eastern Orthodox, 1.1% Lutheran.

49.9% of people are married, 31.6% have never married and 10.0% are divorced and 2.8% are separated. There are 23 widowed people living in New Berrima.

61.2% of the people living in New Berrima over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.9% are working on a part time basis. New Berrima has an unemployment rate of 6.1%.

The main occupations of people living in New Berrima are 19.8% Technicians & trades workers, 15.3% Labourers, 12.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.5% Managers, 11.7% Community & personal service workers, 9.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.5% Sales workers, 5.6% Professionals, 4.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from New Berrima work in are 17.9% Manufacturing, 13.8% Construction, 12.6% Health care and social assistance, 11.0% Retail trade, 5.3% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.9% Accommodation and food services, 4.9% Administrative and support services, 3.7% Public administration and safety.

25.6% of homes are fully owned, and 50.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 22.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $547 per week and the median household income is $1073 per week.

The median rent in New Berrima is $235 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1603 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for New Berrima postcode 2577

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