Corrimal Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Corrimal (2518) is a suburb of South Coast, Wollongong & Illawarra, New South Wales. It is about 63 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Corrimal is in the federal electorate of Cunningham.

In the 2011 census the population of Corrimal was 6,325 and is comprised of approximately 51.8% females and 48.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Corrimal is 41 years of age.

76.1% of people living in the suburb of Corrimal were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.2% England, 2.8% Italy, 1.2% Scotland, 0.9% New Zealand, 0.9% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia , 0.6% Netherlands, 0.6% Lebanon, 0.6% India, 0.5% China , 0.4% Poland, 0.4% Greece, 0.4% Vietnam, 0.4% Thailand, 0.4% Croatia.

83.0% of people living in Corrimal speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.0% Italian, 3.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Macedonian, 1.1% Arabic, 0.9% Greek, 0.7% Other, 0.6% Spanish, 0.5% Serbian, 0.5% Turkish.

The religious makeup of Corrimal is 31.2% Catholic, 22.2% Anglican, 17.3% No religion, 6.2% Uniting Church, 5.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.1% Eastern Orthodox, 3.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.4% Buddhism, 1.3% Islam, 1.3% Christian, nfd.

47.5% of people are married, 31.4% have never married and 9.3% are divorced and 2.9% are separated. There are 468 widowed people living in Corrimal.

57.4% of the people living in Corrimal over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.8% are working on a part time basis. Corrimal has an unemployment rate of 6.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Corrimal are 19.2% Professionals, 16.5% Technicians & trades workers, 14.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.9% Community & personal service workers, 9.3% Labourers, 9.0% Managers, 8.9% Sales workers, 8.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Corrimal work in are 13.2% Health care and social assistance, 10.1% Manufacturing, 9.4% Education and training, 9.3% Retail trade, 7.7% Construction, 7.6% Public administration and safety, 6.9% Accommodation and food services, 6.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.1% Professional, scientific and technical services.

36.7% of homes are fully owned, and 30.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 29.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $474 per week and the median household income is $963 per week.

The median rent in Corrimal is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1950 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Corrimal postcode 2518

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