Kensington Gardens Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Kensington Gardens (5068) is a suburb of Adelaide, Eastern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 6 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Kensington Gardens is in the federal electorate of Sturt.

In the 2011 census the population of Kensington Gardens was 2,340 and is comprised of approximately 54.6% females and 45.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Kensington Gardens is 45 years of age.

66.8% of people living in the suburb of Kensington Gardens were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.5% England, 3.1% China , 2.4% Italy, 1.9% Malaysia, 1.6% Korea, Republic of , 1.4% India, 1.3% Scotland, 0.8% New Zealand, 0.7% Germany, 0.7% Greece, 0.6% Taiwan, 0.6% Hong Kong , 0.5% United States of America, 0.5% Philippines.

74.3% of people living in Kensington Gardens speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.0% Mandarin, 3.8% Italian, 2.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.5% Cantonese, 1.6% Korean, 1.3% Greek, 1.1% Other, 0.8% Arabic, 0.7% Russian.

The religious makeup of Kensington Gardens is 26.8% No religion, 23.7% Catholic, 14.7% Anglican, 8.2% Uniting Church, 7.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.7% Eastern Orthodox, 2.6% Lutheran, 2.3% Buddhism, 2.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Christian, nfd.

46.5% of people are married, 33.4% have never married and 7.9% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 206 widowed people living in Kensington Gardens.

57.3% of the people living in Kensington Gardens over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.8% are working on a part time basis. Kensington Gardens has an unemployment rate of 4.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Kensington Gardens are 36.6% Professionals, 16.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.4% Managers, 9.0% Sales workers, 8.7% Community & personal service workers, 8.4% Technicians & trades workers, 4.2% Labourers, 2.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Kensington Gardens work in are 15.6% Health care and social assistance, 12.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 11.8% Education and training, 9.1% Retail trade, 7.4% Accommodation and food services, 7.0% Public administration and safety, 5.8% Financial and insurance services, 5.3% Manufacturing, 3.9% Construction.

38.0% of homes are fully owned, and 27.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 30.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $640 per week and the median household income is $1134 per week.

The median rent in Kensington Gardens is $275 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1972 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Kensington Gardens postcode 5068

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