Ambarvale Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Ambarvale (2560) is a suburb of Sydney, Macarthur/Camden, New South Wales. It is about 44 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Ambarvale is in the federal electorate of Macarthur.

In the 2011 census the population of Ambarvale was 7,213 and is comprised of approximately 50.9% females and 49.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Ambarvale is 31 years of age.

67.2% of people living in the suburb of Ambarvale were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.9% England, 2.5% New Zealand, 2.3% Philippines, 0.9% Fiji, 0.8% Samoa, 0.7% Chile, 0.7% India, 0.6% South Africa, 0.5% Scotland, 0.5% Lebanon, 0.5% Laos, 0.3% Iran, 0.3% Italy, 0.3% Poland.

72.2% of people living in Ambarvale speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 9.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.7% Other, 2.1% Spanish, 2.0% Arabic, 1.6% Samoan, 1.1% Tagalog, 1.0% Hindi, 0.6% Greek, 0.6% Filipino .

The religious makeup of Ambarvale is 29.3% Catholic, 20.7% Anglican, 14.2% No religion, 11.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.3% Islam, 2.6% Eastern Orthodox, 2.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.3% Uniting Church, 2.1% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Buddhism.

43.9% of people are married, 40.0% have never married and 8.7% are divorced and 4.0% are separated. There are 194 widowed people living in Ambarvale.

61.7% of the people living in Ambarvale over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 23.1% are working on a part time basis. Ambarvale has an unemployment rate of 8.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Ambarvale are 16.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.9% Technicians & trades workers, 12.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 12.0% Professionals, 11.9% Labourers, 10.6% Community & personal service workers, 10.2% Sales workers, 8.7% Managers, 2.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Ambarvale work in are 13.2% Manufacturing, 12.7% Retail trade, 10.7% Health care and social assistance, 9.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.7% Construction, 6.6% Accommodation and food services, 5.8% Public administration and safety, 5.7% Education and training, 4.9% Wholesale trade.

19.1% of homes are fully owned, and 39.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 38.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $497 per week and the median household income is $1160 per week.

The median rent in Ambarvale is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Ambarvale postcode 2560

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