Kirrawee Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Kirrawee (2232) is a suburb of Sydney, Sutherland, New South Wales. It is about 22 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Kirrawee is in the federal electorate of Cook.

In the 2011 census the population of Kirrawee was 8,977 and is comprised of approximately 52.2% females and 47.8% males.

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

79.3% of people living in the suburb of Kirrawee were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.7% England, 1.3% New Zealand, 1.0% China , 0.6% Philippines, 0.6% India, 0.5% Hong Kong , 0.5% South Africa, 0.4% Italy, 0.4% Egypt, 0.4% Scotland, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Greece, 0.4% Indonesia, 0.3% Germany.

86.1% of people living in Kirrawee speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Cantonese, 1.0% Other, 1.0% Greek, 0.9% Arabic, 0.7% Mandarin, 0.5% Spanish, 0.5% Russian, 0.4% Italian.

The religious makeup of Kirrawee is 29.6% Catholic, 27.8% Anglican, 16.4% No religion, 5.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.1% Uniting Church, 3.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.7% Eastern Orthodox, 2.4% Baptist, 1.8% Christian, nfd, 1.4% Buddhism.

51.2% of people are married, 29.4% have never married and 9.2% are divorced and 2.9% are separated. There are 531 widowed people living in Kirrawee.

61.1% of the people living in Kirrawee over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.3% are working on a part time basis. Kirrawee has an unemployment rate of 4.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Kirrawee are 22.4% Professionals, 18.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.5% Technicians & trades workers, 12.5% Managers, 10.0% Community & personal service workers, 9.3% Sales workers, 6.7% Labourers, 4.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Kirrawee work in are 11.2% Health care and social assistance, 10.6% Retail trade, 8.8% Education and training, 8.6% Construction, 8.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.9% Manufacturing, 7.2% Public administration and safety, 6.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.8% Financial and insurance services.

35.5% of homes are fully owned, and 37.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 23.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $652 per week and the median household income is $1387 per week.

The median rent in Kirrawee is $330 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2496 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Kirrawee postcode 2232

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