Riverview Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Riverview (2066) is a suburb of Sydney, Lower North Shore, New South Wales. It is about 6 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Riverview is in the federal electorate of North Sydney.

In the 2011 Census the population of Riverview is 3,154 and is comprised of 48% females and 52% males.

The median/average age of the Riverview population is 39 years of age, 2 years above the Australian average.

75.8% of people living in Riverview were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 5.2%, New Zealand 2.3%, South Africa 1.4%, China 1.1%, Malaysia 0.9%.

87% of people speak English as their first language 2% Cantonese, 1.1% Mandarin, 1% Greek, 0.9% Italian, 0.7% Croatian.

The religious make up of Riverview is 45.9% Catholic, 16.7% No Religion, 16.3% Anglican, 3.4% Eastern Orthodox, 2.9% Uniting Church.

60.6% of people are married, 29.9% have never married and 3.6% are divorced and 1.3% are separated. There are 110 widowed people living in Riverview.

56.8% of the people living in Riverview are employed full time, 35.3% are working on a part time basis. Riverview has an unemployment rate of 3.2%.

The main occupations of people from Riverview are Professionals 42.2%, Managers 20.4%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 14%, Sales Workers 8.1%, Community and Personal Service Workers 7.1%, Technicians and Trades Workers 4.3%, Labourers 1.6%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 0.6%.

The median individual income is $867.00 per week and the median household income is $2702.00 per week.

46.6% of homes are fully owned, and 38.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.2% of homes are rented.

The median rent in Riverview is $581 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $3792 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Riverview postcode 2066

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