St Ives Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

St Ives (2075) is a suburb of Sydney, Upper North Shore, New South Wales. It is about 16 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. St Ives is in the federal electorate of Bradfield.

In the 2011 census the population of St Ives was 15,558 and is comprised of approximately 51.8% females and 48.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of St Ives is 43 years of age.

54.4% of people living in the suburb of St Ives were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 11.2% South Africa, 6.7% England, 2.2% New Zealand, 2.1% China , 2.0% Hong Kong , 1.4% Korea, Republic of , 1.3% India, 1.0% Germany, 1.0% United States of America, 0.9% Iran, 0.9% Malaysia, 0.7% Scotland, 0.6% Singapore, 0.6% Zimbabwe.

78.0% of people living in St Ives speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.5% Cantonese, 2.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.4% Other, 2.4% Mandarin, 1.6% Korean, 1.1% Persian, 1.0% German, 0.8% Spanish, 0.6% Italian.

The religious makeup of St Ives is 22.5% Anglican, 19.1% Catholic, 18.8% No religion, 12.9% Judaism, 5.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.5% Uniting Church, 3.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Buddhism, 1.3% Eastern Orthodox.

63.9% of people are married, 24.4% have never married and 4.5% are divorced and 1.3% are separated. There are 740 widowed people living in St Ives.

57.1% of the people living in St Ives over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.6% are working on a part time basis. St Ives has an unemployment rate of 4.1%.

The main occupations of people living in St Ives are 35.5% Professionals, 22.4% Managers, 14.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.2% Sales workers, 7.1% Community & personal service workers, 5.7% Technicians & trades workers, 2.6% Labourers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 0.9% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from St Ives work in are 17.7% Professional, scientific and technical services, 12.3% Health care and social assistance, 9.9% Retail trade, 9.2% Education and training, 8.7% Financial and insurance services, 7.0% Wholesale trade, 5.3% Manufacturing, 4.3% Accommodation and food services, 4.3% Construction.

47.4% of homes are fully owned, and 38.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 12.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $787 per week and the median household income is $2478 per week.

The median rent in St Ives is $665 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $3033 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for St Ives postcode 2075

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