Canley Vale Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Canley Vale (2166) is a suburb of Sydney, Liverpool/Fairfield, New South Wales. It is about 24 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Canley Vale is in the federal electorates of Fowler, McMahon.

In the 2011 census the population of Canley Vale was 9,296 and is comprised of approximately 51.1% females and 48.9% males.

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

35.7% of people living in the suburb of Canley Vale were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 26.9% Vietnam, 6.1% Cambodia, 4.6% China , 2.6% Iraq, 1.3% New Zealand, 1.1% Laos, 1.0% Philippines, 1.0% Thailand, 0.7% Italy, 0.7% Serbia, 0.6% Croatia, 0.6% Poland, 0.6% England, 0.6% Bosnia and Herzegovina.

33.4% of people living in Canley Vale speak Vietnamese. The other top languages spoken are 15.6% English only, 10.5% Cantonese, 5.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 4.9% Khmer, 4.8% Mandarin, 4.1% Other, 3.3% Arabic, 3.3% Other, 2.2% Serbian.

The religious makeup of Canley Vale is 41.0% Buddhism, 20.2% Catholic, 10.9% No religion, 6.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.0% Eastern Orthodox, 3.6% Anglican, 3.4% Islam, 1.6% Christian, nfd, 1.5% Baptist, 1.0% Assyrian Apostolic.

45.5% of people are married, 33.4% have never married and 10.4% are divorced and 3.7% are separated. There are 521 widowed people living in Canley Vale.

56.7% of the people living in Canley Vale over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 23.4% are working on a part time basis. Canley Vale has an unemployment rate of 13.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Canley Vale are 17.5% Labourers, 14.6% Machinery operators & drivers, 14.3% Technicians & trades workers, 13.4% Professionals, 12.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.4% Community & personal service workers, 8.8% Sales workers, 5.3% Managers, 4.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Canley Vale work in are 22.1% Manufacturing, 11.6% Retail trade, 8.2% Health care and social assistance, 6.7% Construction, 6.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.4% Accommodation and food services, 5.7% Inadequately described/Not stated, 5.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.1% Wholesale trade.

30.0% of homes are fully owned, and 29.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 35.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $337 per week and the median household income is $824 per week.

The median rent in Canley Vale is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1430 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Canley Vale postcode 2166

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