Glebe Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Glebe (2037) is a suburb of Sydney, Inner West, New South Wales. It is about 2 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Glebe is in the federal electorate of Sydney.

In the 2011 census the population of Glebe was 11,123 and is comprised of approximately 52.7% females and 47.3% males.

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

57.4% of people living in the suburb of Glebe were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.9% England, 3.5% New Zealand, 2.0% Vietnam, 1.6% China , 1.3% United States of America, 1.0% Ireland, 0.8% Germany, 0.8% Thailand, 0.7% Malaysia, 0.7% Japan, 0.6% Italy, 0.6% Philippines, 0.6% Canada, 0.6% Indonesia.

70.0% of people living in Glebe speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 9.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.8% Vietnamese, 2.0% Other, 1.9% Mandarin, 1.5% Cantonese, 1.4% Spanish, 1.3% Greek, 0.9% Italian, 0.9% German.

The religious makeup of Glebe is 35.2% No religion, 21.1% Catholic, 12.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 11.2% Anglican, 5.1% Buddhism, 2.2% Eastern Orthodox, 1.7% Islam, 1.7% Uniting Church, 1.6% Other religious affiliation , 1.4% Presbyterian and Reformed.

26.9% of people are married, 56.7% have never married and 10.1% are divorced and 2.9% are separated. There are 335 widowed people living in Glebe.

63.0% of the people living in Glebe over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.4% are working on a part time basis. Glebe has an unemployment rate of 6.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Glebe are 42.1% Professionals, 14.8% Managers, 13.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 7.9% Community & personal service workers, 7.5% Sales workers, 6.7% Technicians & trades workers, 3.7% Labourers, 1.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 1.7% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Glebe work in are 17.5% Professional, scientific and technical services, 11.5% Education and training, 9.3% Health care and social assistance, 8.3% Financial and insurance services, 7.4% Retail trade, 6.9% Information media and telecommunications, 6.7% Accommodation and food services, 5.2% Public administration and safety, 3.6% Construction.

17.6% of homes are fully owned, and 17.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 61.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $762 per week and the median household income is $1350 per week.

The median rent in Glebe is $340 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2817 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Glebe postcode 2037

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