Virginia Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Virginia (5120) is a suburb of Adelaide, North & North East Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 29 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Virginia is in the federal electorate of Wakefield.

In the 2011 census the population of Virginia was 1,748 and is comprised of approximately 48.5% females and 51.5% males.

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

62.5% of people living in the suburb of Virginia were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 9.7% Vietnam, 5.2% England, 4.8% Greece, 2.7% Italy, 0.9% Cambodia, 0.7% India, 0.6% Croatia, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.6% Turkey, 0.5% Bulgaria, 0.5% Philippines, 0.5% New Zealand, 0.5% Thailand, 0.3% Scotland.

55.8% of people living in Virginia speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 16.4% Vietnamese, 9.3% Greek, 5.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 5.0% Italian, 1.9% Khmer, 1.4% Turkish, 1.3% Other, 0.6% Croatian, 0.5% Macedonian.

The religious makeup of Virginia is 22.3% Catholic, 18.5% No religion, 13.3% Buddhism, 13.2% Eastern Orthodox, 10.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 8.5% Anglican, 4.7% Uniting Church, 1.8% Lutheran, 1.5% Islam, 1.5% Christian, nfd.

53.8% of people are married, 31.2% have never married and 7.4% are divorced and 3.7% are separated. There are 56 widowed people living in Virginia.

56.2% of the people living in Virginia over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 28.9% are working on a part time basis. Virginia has an unemployment rate of 6.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Virginia are 28.6% Managers, 13.3% Labourers, 12.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.8% Technicians & trades workers, 10.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.7% Sales workers, 7.3% Professionals, 5.9% Community & personal service workers, 1.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Virginia work in are 22.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 11.4% Retail trade, 9.2% Manufacturing, 7.6% Wholesale trade, 7.6% Health care and social assistance, 6.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.5% Construction, 4.4% Other services, 3.7% Public administration and safety.

45.7% of homes are fully owned, and 37.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $460 per week and the median household income is $1037 per week.

The median rent in Virginia is $190 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2000 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Virginia postcode 5120

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