Bella Vista Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Bella Vista (2153) is a suburb of Sydney, Western Sydney, New South Wales. It is about 27 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Bella Vista is in the federal electorate of Mitchell.

In the 2011 census the population of Bella Vista was 7,317 and is comprised of approximately 50.9% females and 49.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Bella Vista is 36 years of age.

56.1% of people living in the suburb of Bella Vista were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.7% India, 3.6% Sri Lanka, 2.7% England, 2.6% Philippines, 2.3% Hong Kong , 2.3% China , 1.6% Malaysia, 1.3% United States of America, 1.3% Fiji, 1.2% South Africa, 1.1% New Zealand, 1.1% Korea, Republic of , 0.7% Indonesia, 0.6% Lebanon.

57.0% of people living in Bella Vista speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 5.1% Cantonese, 3.6% Mandarin, 3.6% Hindi, 3.3% Tamil, 2.6% Other, 2.2% Punjabi, 1.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.9% Arabic, 1.8% Greek.

The religious makeup of Bella Vista is 31.0% Catholic, 13.4% Anglican, 11.3% No religion, 8.6% Hinduism, 6.4% Pentecostal, 4.0% Islam, 3.9% Buddhism, 3.8% Eastern Orthodox, 3.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.8% Other Religious Groups.

60.6% of people are married, 32.3% have never married and 3.5% are divorced and 1.1% are separated. There are 149 widowed people living in Bella Vista.

61.4% of the people living in Bella Vista over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 28.3% are working on a part time basis. Bella Vista has an unemployment rate of 4.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Bella Vista are 29.0% Professionals, 18.4% Managers, 18.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.4% Sales workers, 8.5% Technicians & trades workers, 7.4% Community & personal service workers, 3.9% Labourers, 2.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Bella Vista work in are 12.5% Retail trade, 12.0% Health care and social assistance, 10.1% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.9% Manufacturing, 7.3% Financial and insurance services, 7.1% Education and training, 6.6% Wholesale trade, 6.1% Construction, 5.8% Accommodation and food services.

32.1% of homes are fully owned, and 55.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 11.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $754 per week and the median household income is $2634 per week.

The median rent in Bella Vista is $600 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2704 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Bella Vista postcode 2153

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