Unley Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Unley (5061) is a suburb of Adelaide, Eastern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 3 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Unley is in the federal electorate of Adelaide.

In the 2011 census the population of Unley was 3,889 and is comprised of approximately 52.2% females and 47.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Unley is 38 years of age.

69.2% of people living in the suburb of Unley were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.8% England, 3.1% China , 2.8% Greece, 2.5% Italy, 0.9% Malaysia, 0.8% New Zealand, 0.8% India, 0.7% South Africa, 0.6% Germany, 0.5% Iran, 0.5% United States of America, 0.4% Singapore, 0.4% Colombia, 0.4% Hong Kong .

74.2% of people living in Unley speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 5.7% Greek, 4.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.8% Italian, 2.8% Mandarin, 1.2% Other, 1.1% Spanish, 1.0% Cantonese, 0.7% Other, 0.6% German.

The religious makeup of Unley is 32.1% No religion, 21.1% Catholic, 11.7% Anglican, 9.2% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.7% Eastern Orthodox, 5.8% Uniting Church, 2.0% Christian, nfd, 1.9% Lutheran, 1.8% Buddhism, 1.1% Baptist.

43.2% of people are married, 40.7% have never married and 9.1% are divorced and 2.5% are separated. There are 148 widowed people living in Unley.

59.8% of the people living in Unley over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.8% are working on a part time basis. Unley has an unemployment rate of 5.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Unley are 38.3% Professionals, 14.5% Managers, 14.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.2% Sales workers, 8.1% Community & personal service workers, 7.7% Technicians & trades workers, 5.3% Labourers, 1.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 1.2% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Unley work in are 16.3% Health care and social assistance, 14.0% Professional, scientific and technical services, 10.4% Education and training, 9.2% Retail trade, 8.6% Public administration and safety, 6.2% Accommodation and food services, 4.8% Construction, 4.8% Manufacturing, 4.4% Financial and insurance services.

32.3% of homes are fully owned, and 28.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 37.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $735 per week and the median household income is $1380 per week.

The median rent in Unley is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1950 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Unley postcode 5061

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