Auburn Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Auburn (2144) is a suburb of Sydney, Parramatta, New South Wales. It is about 16 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Auburn is in the federal electorates of Blaxland, Reid.

In the 2011 census the population of Auburn was 33,122 and is comprised of approximately 47.9% females and 52.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Auburn is 29 years of age.

31.8% of people living in the suburb of Auburn were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 13.3% China , 6.2% Turkey, 5.0% India, 4.0% Lebanon, 3.8% Afghanistan, 2.8% Pakistan, 2.6% Vietnam, 2.5% Nepal, 1.9% Iraq, 1.5% Sri Lanka, 1.4% Philippines, 0.9% Bangladesh, 0.9% Korea, Republic of , 0.8% New Zealand.

15.7% of people living in Auburn speak Arabic. The other top languages spoken are 13.5% English only, 11.5% Turkish, 10.3% Mandarin, 8.1% Cantonese, 7.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 5.2% Other, 4.1% Urdu, 3.5% Other, 3.2% Persian.

The religious makeup of Auburn is 42.0% Islam, 12.6% Catholic, 12.3% No religion, 8.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.2% Buddhism, 5.2% Hinduism, 2.8% Anglican, 1.6% Eastern Orthodox, 1.5% Uniting Church, 1.3% Christian, nfd.

54.3% of people are married, 33.1% have never married and 5.8% are divorced and 2.8% are separated. There are 1025 widowed people living in Auburn.

52.7% of the people living in Auburn over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.1% are working on a part time basis. Auburn has an unemployment rate of 10.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Auburn are 16.3% Technicians & trades workers, 16.0% Labourers, 15.1% Professionals, 12.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.7% Sales workers, 9.2% Community & personal service workers, 6.3% Managers, 4.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Auburn work in are 11.7% Manufacturing, 11.5% Accommodation and food services, 11.1% Retail trade, 9.8% Health care and social assistance, 7.9% Construction, 7.0% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.6% Inadequately described/Not stated, 5.5% Wholesale trade, 5.2% Professional, scientific and technical services.

24.9% of homes are fully owned, and 29.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 41.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $352 per week and the median household income is $968 per week.

The median rent in Auburn is $320 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1800 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Auburn postcode 2144

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