Elizabeth Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Elizabeth (5112) is a suburb of Adelaide, North & North East Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 24 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Elizabeth is in the federal electorate of Wakefield.

In the 2011 census the population of Elizabeth was 1,039 and is comprised of approximately 45.2% females and 54.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Elizabeth is 35 years of age.

66.5% of people living in the suburb of Elizabeth were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 9.2% England, 1.7% Scotland, 1.1% India, 1.0% New Zealand, 1.0% Philippines, 0.9% Germany, 0.9% Laos, 0.9% Afghanistan, 0.9% Vietnam, 0.8% Uganda, 0.8% Netherlands, 0.7% Tanzania, 0.7% Malaysia, 0.6% Bangladesh.

79.1% of people living in Elizabeth speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 4.4% Other, 1.3% Persian, 1.3% Vietnamese, 0.7% Polish, 0.7% Other, 0.7% Bengali, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.6% Greek.

The religious makeup of Elizabeth is 32.3% No religion, 16.3% Catholic, 11.2% Anglican, 10.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.8% Uniting Church, 4.4% Lutheran, 4.0% Islam, 3.6% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Baptist, 1.6% Buddhism.

35.2% of people are married, 42.9% have never married and 10.9% are divorced and 4.1% are separated. There are 58 widowed people living in Elizabeth.

48.4% of the people living in Elizabeth over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.9% are working on a part time basis. Elizabeth has an unemployment rate of 18.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Elizabeth are 23.2% Labourers, 13.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 13.5% Technicians & trades workers, 11.9% Sales workers, 11.0% Professionals, 9.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.5% Community & personal service workers, 5.2% Managers, 2.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Elizabeth work in are 19.3% Manufacturing, 13.2% Retail trade, 12.0% Health care and social assistance, 7.4% Accommodation and food services, 6.7% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.1% Administrative and support services, 4.9% Other services, 4.6% Education and training.

20.1% of homes are fully owned, and 25.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 50.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $372 per week and the median household income is $654 per week.

The median rent in Elizabeth is $169 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1127 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Elizabeth postcode 5112

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