Mclaren Vale Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Mclaren Vale (5171) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 33 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Mclaren Vale is in the federal electorate of Mayo.

In the 2011 census the population of Mclaren Vale was 3,861 and is comprised of approximately 51.0% females and 49.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Mclaren Vale is 47 years of age.

72.5% of people living in the suburb of Mclaren Vale were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 14.5% England, 1.5% Scotland, 1.4% Italy, 1.0% Germany, 1.0% New Zealand, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.5% Wales, 0.4% South Africa, 0.3% United States of America, 0.2% Barbados, 0.2% Denmark, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% Canada.

93.2% of people living in Mclaren Vale speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.1% Italian, 0.5% Other, 0.5% German, 0.3% Dutch, 0.2% French, 0.2% Hungarian, 0.1% Other , 0.1% Polish.

The religious makeup of Mclaren Vale is 31.9% No religion, 18.9% Anglican, 15.8% Catholic, 11.4% Uniting Church, 8.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.5% Lutheran, 3.0% Christian, nfd, 1.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.2% Pentecostal, 1.2% Baptist.

57.2% of people are married, 23.9% have never married and 8.2% are divorced and 2.6% are separated. There are 263 widowed people living in Mclaren Vale.

53.4% of the people living in Mclaren Vale over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 37.5% are working on a part time basis. Mclaren Vale has an unemployment rate of 3.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Mclaren Vale are 16.3% Professionals, 16.0% Technicians & trades workers, 15.1% Managers, 13.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.2% Labourers, 10.4% Community & personal service workers, 10.3% Sales workers, 4.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Mclaren Vale work in are 12.7% Manufacturing, 12.2% Health care and social assistance, 10.7% Retail trade, 9.9% Construction, 7.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 7.6% Education and training, 7.0% Accommodation and food services, 4.7% Public administration and safety, 3.9% Professional, scientific and technical services.

42.8% of homes are fully owned, and 33.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 16.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $519 per week and the median household income is $993 per week.

The median rent in Mclaren Vale is $260 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1500 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Mclaren Vale postcode 5171

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