Bonnyrigg Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Bonnyrigg (2177) is a suburb of Sydney, Liverpool/Fairfield, New South Wales. It is about 30 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Bonnyrigg is in the federal electorate of Fowler.

In the 2011 census the population of Bonnyrigg was 7,978 and is comprised of approximately 51.7% females and 48.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Bonnyrigg is 34 years of age.

41.9% of people living in the suburb of Bonnyrigg were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 19.1% Vietnam, 5.3% Cambodia, 3.6% Iraq, 3.2% Laos, 1.6% Philippines, 1.6% China , 1.1% New Zealand, 1.1% Chile, 1.0% Fiji, 1.0% Lebanon, 0.9% Thailand, 0.9% Italy, 0.9% Serbia, 0.8% Croatia.

28.0% of people living in Bonnyrigg speak Vietnamese. The other top languages spoken are 22.6% English only, 5.5% Khmer, 5.4% Other, 5.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 4.5% Arabic, 4.5% Cantonese, 4.0% Assyrian, 3.5% Spanish, 2.7% Serbian.

The religious makeup of Bonnyrigg is 33.7% Buddhism, 26.5% Catholic, 7.4% No religion, 6.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.1% Eastern Orthodox, 4.3% Anglican, 4.1% Islam, 1.6% Baptist, 1.5% Assyrian Apostolic, 1.3% Christian, nfd.

46.5% of people are married, 35.5% have never married and 8.1% are divorced and 4.4% are separated. There are 352 widowed people living in Bonnyrigg.

57.3% of the people living in Bonnyrigg over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 24.3% are working on a part time basis. Bonnyrigg has an unemployment rate of 11.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Bonnyrigg are 15.9% Labourers, 15.9% Technicians & trades workers, 13.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 12.3% Professionals, 9.1% Sales workers, 8.8% Community & personal service workers, 7.7% Managers, 3.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Bonnyrigg work in are 18.2% Manufacturing, 11.2% Retail trade, 8.8% Health care and social assistance, 7.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 7.2% Construction, 6.3% Accommodation and food services, 5.3% Wholesale trade, 5.0% Inadequately described/Not stated, 4.5% Other services.

24.1% of homes are fully owned, and 31.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 38.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $340 per week and the median household income is $1051 per week.

The median rent in Bonnyrigg is $191 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1857 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Bonnyrigg postcode 2177

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