Edgecliff Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Edgecliff (2027) is a suburb of Sydney, Eastern Suburbs, New South Wales. It is about 3 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Edgecliff is in the federal electorate of Wentworth.

In the 2011 census the population of Edgecliff was 1,981 and is comprised of approximately 52.8% females and 47.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Edgecliff is 38 years of age.

52.6% of people living in the suburb of Edgecliff were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.9% England, 3.8% New Zealand, 2.7% Ireland, 2.6% South Africa, 2.0% United States of America, 1.1% India, 1.0% Hong Kong , 1.0% France, 0.9% China , 0.8% Brazil, 0.8% Korea, Republic of , 0.8% Italy, 0.8% Japan, 0.7% Canada.

73.3% of people living in Edgecliff speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 9.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.7% Other, 2.3% French, 1.7% Cantonese, 1.3% Spanish, 1.1% Italian, 1.1% Mandarin, 0.9% Greek, 0.9% Japanese.

The religious makeup of Edgecliff is 26.6% No religion, 24.0% Catholic, 17.6% Anglican, 11.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.3% Judaism, 2.5% Eastern Orthodox, 2.3% Buddhism, 2.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.4% Uniting Church, 1.3% Hinduism.

30.8% of people are married, 49.7% have never married and 10.7% are divorced and 2.2% are separated. There are 118 widowed people living in Edgecliff.

73.1% of the people living in Edgecliff over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 19.3% are working on a part time basis. Edgecliff has an unemployment rate of 3.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Edgecliff are 41.3% Professionals, 20.1% Managers, 13.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.5% Sales workers, 5.8% Community & personal service workers, 5.3% Technicians & trades workers, 2.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 2.2% Labourers, 0.9% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Edgecliff work in are 19.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 11.5% Financial and insurance services, 9.7% Health care and social assistance, 8.5% Retail trade, 6.1% Accommodation and food services, 5.3% Public administration and safety, 5.2% Education and training, 5.0% Administrative and support services, 4.6% Wholesale trade.

28.0% of homes are fully owned, and 17.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 52.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $1176 per week and the median household income is $1783 per week.

The median rent in Edgecliff is $500 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2817 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Edgecliff postcode 2027

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