Walkerville Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Walkerville (5081) is a suburb of Adelaide, North & North East Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 4 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Walkerville is in the federal electorate of Adelaide.

In the 2011 census the population of Walkerville was 2,354 and is comprised of approximately 53.6% females and 46.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Walkerville is 48 years of age.

69.9% of people living in the suburb of Walkerville were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.2% England, 2.2% India, 1.5% Malaysia, 1.4% Italy, 1.0% Germany, 1.0% Sri Lanka, 0.9% South Africa, 0.8% Scotland, 0.8% China , 0.7% New Zealand, 0.6% Singapore, 0.5% Wales, 0.5% Taiwan, 0.5% Hong Kong .

81.6% of people living in Walkerville speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.2% Italian, 1.4% Other, 1.2% Cantonese, 1.2% Greek, 1.1% Mandarin, 0.6% German, 0.6% Sinhalese, 0.6% Other.

The religious makeup of Walkerville is 26.0% Anglican, 22.0% No religion, 19.2% Catholic, 8.1% Uniting Church, 7.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.7% Eastern Orthodox, 2.7% Lutheran, 2.0% Buddhism, 2.0% Hinduism, 1.4% Baptist.

47.8% of people are married, 30.1% have never married and 8.1% are divorced and 1.8% are separated. There are 248 widowed people living in Walkerville.

56.7% of the people living in Walkerville over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.1% are working on a part time basis. Walkerville has an unemployment rate of 4.6%.

The main occupations of people living in Walkerville are 38.0% Professionals, 18.0% Managers, 13.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.8% Community & personal service workers, 8.4% Sales workers, 7.0% Technicians & trades workers, 2.7% Labourers, 1.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Walkerville work in are 20.9% Health care and social assistance, 10.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 8.1% Education and training, 8.0% Accommodation and food services, 7.6% Public administration and safety, 7.5% Retail trade, 7.2% Manufacturing, 4.6% Construction, 4.0% Wholesale trade.

39.3% of homes are fully owned, and 22.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 31.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $705 per week and the median household income is $1388 per week.

The median rent in Walkerville is $258 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2250 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Walkerville postcode 5081

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