Mortlake Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Mortlake (2137) is a suburb of Sydney, Inner West, New South Wales. It is about 10 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Mortlake is in the federal electorate of Reid.

In the 2011 census the population of Mortlake was 754 and is comprised of approximately 48.9% females and 51.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Mortlake is 37 years of age.

66.3% of people living in the suburb of Mortlake were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.6% England, 2.7% Italy, 2.3% China , 2.0% New Zealand, 1.9% Korea, Republic of , 1.1% Scotland, 0.9% Lebanon, 0.9% Malaysia, 0.9% France, 0.8% Ukraine, 0.7% Turkey, 0.7% South Eastern Europe, nfd, 0.7% South Africa, 0.7% Jordan.

67.6% of people living in Mortlake speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 5.4% Italian, 3.0% Other, 2.6% Cantonese, 2.4% Arabic, 2.4% Korean, 1.5% Mandarin, 1.2% Russian, 1.1% Vietnamese.

The religious makeup of Mortlake is 36.1% Catholic, 19.5% No religion, 16.3% Anglican, 7.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.2% Eastern Orthodox, 3.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.9% Uniting Church, 1.9% Buddhism, 1.7% Pentecostal, 1.3% Christian, nfd.

57.7% of people are married, 25.7% have never married and 10.6% are divorced and 2.2% are separated. There are 23 widowed people living in Mortlake.

67.6% of the people living in Mortlake over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 24.9% are working on a part time basis. Mortlake has an unemployment rate of 1.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Mortlake are 31.5% Professionals, 23.5% Managers, 14.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.7% Technicians & trades workers, 9.0% Sales workers, 6.9% Community & personal service workers, 2.1% Labourers, 1.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 0.7% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Mortlake work in are 13.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 12.3% Health care and social assistance, 9.2% Retail trade, 7.8% Education and training, 7.1% Construction, 6.6% Manufacturing, 6.4% Administrative and support services, 5.9% Wholesale trade, 5.7% Public administration and safety.

22.0% of homes are fully owned, and 38.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 39.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $1059 per week and the median household income is $2050 per week.

The median rent in Mortlake is $600 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $3033 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Mortlake postcode 2137

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