Alice Springs Demographics (NT) Local Stats

Alice Springs (0870) is a suburb of Northern Territory, Alice Springs, Northern Territory. It is about 1290 kms from NT's capital city of Darwin. Alice Springs is in the federal electorate of Lingiari.

In the 2011 census the population of Alice Springs was 350 and is comprised of approximately 48.3% females and 51.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Alice Springs is 32 years of age.

52.9% of people living in the suburb of Alice Springs were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.4% New Zealand, 5.1% India, 2.9% Taiwan, 2.0% England, 1.7% Thailand, 1.7% Malaysia, 1.4% Fiji, 1.4% Philippines, 1.1% Nepal, 1.1% Italy, 1.1% Zimbabwe, 1.1% Kenya, 1.1% Scotland.

46.0% of people living in Alice Springs speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 16.6% Australian Indigenous Languages , 16.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 6.6% Other, 3.1% Mandarin, 2.3% Punjabi, 1.7% Other, 1.7% Filipino , 1.1% Thai, 0.9% Korean.

The religious makeup of Alice Springs is 26.2% Religious affiliation not stated, 19.4% No religion, 18.2% Catholic, 7.1% Anglican, 5.1% Uniting Church, 4.3% Christian, nfd, 4.0% Lutheran, 3.7% Buddhism, 3.7% Baptist, 3.1% Other Religious Groups.

28.3% of people are married, 55.6% have never married and 9.2% are divorced and 5.3% are separated. There are 5 widowed people living in Alice Springs.

68.0% of the people living in Alice Springs over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 23.8% are working on a part time basis. Alice Springs has an unemployment rate of 2.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Alice Springs are 20.7% Professionals, 15.9% Technicians & trades workers, 13.1% Managers, 13.1% Community & personal service workers, 12.4% Sales workers, 11.7% Labourers, 8.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 4.8% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Alice Springs work in are 25.2% Accommodation and food services, 14.7% Education and training, 13.3% Retail trade, 13.3% Health care and social assistance, 7.0% Public administration and safety, 6.3% Construction, 5.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.2% Rental, hiring and real estate services, 2.1% Arts and recreation services.

0.0% of homes are fully owned, and 2.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 57.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $481 per week and the median household income is $900 per week.

The median rent in Alice Springs is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2435 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Alice Springs postcode 0870

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