Greenwich Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Greenwich (2065) is a suburb of Sydney, Lower North Shore, New South Wales. It is about 4 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Greenwich is in the federal electorate of North Sydney.

In the 2011 census the population of Greenwich was 5,178 and is comprised of approximately 52.0% females and 48.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Greenwich is 39 years of age.

64.7% of people living in the suburb of Greenwich were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.1% England, 2.9% New Zealand, 2.3% China , 1.8% India, 1.5% South Africa, 1.2% United States of America, 1.0% Malaysia, 0.8% Korea, Republic of , 0.8% Philippines, 0.7% Hong Kong , 0.6% Scotland, 0.6% Germany, 0.5% Nepal, 0.4% Canada.

80.4% of people living in Greenwich speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.3% Mandarin, 2.1% Other, 1.8% Cantonese, 0.8% Spanish, 0.7% Korean, 0.7% Other, 0.6% Hindi, 0.5% German.

The religious makeup of Greenwich is 28.2% No religion, 24.8% Catholic, 21.2% Anglican, 7.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.0% Uniting Church, 2.1% Hinduism, 1.8% Buddhism, 1.6% Eastern Orthodox, 1.1% Christian, nfd.

50.5% of people are married, 34.8% have never married and 7.5% are divorced and 2.0% are separated. There are 224 widowed people living in Greenwich.

63.9% of the people living in Greenwich over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.1% are working on a part time basis. Greenwich has an unemployment rate of 4.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Greenwich are 44.7% Professionals, 17.8% Managers, 13.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.9% Community & personal service workers, 6.9% Sales workers, 5.3% Technicians & trades workers, 2.9% Labourers, 1.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 1.0% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Greenwich work in are 19.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 13.7% Health care and social assistance, 9.9% Financial and insurance services, 8.7% Education and training, 6.7% Retail trade, 4.7% Information media and telecommunications, 4.7% Wholesale trade, 4.6% Accommodation and food services, 4.3% Manufacturing.

38.5% of homes are fully owned, and 28.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 29.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $985 per week and the median household income is $2358 per week.

The median rent in Greenwich is $450 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2800 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Greenwich postcode 2065

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