Oaklands Park Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Oaklands Park (5046) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 11 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Oaklands Park is in the federal electorate of Boothby.

In the 2011 census the population of Oaklands Park was 3,289 and is comprised of approximately 52.4% females and 47.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of Oaklands Park is 43 years of age.

70.2% of people living in the suburb of Oaklands Park were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.2% England, 1.8% China , 1.8% Netherlands, 1.5% India, 1.0% Scotland, 0.7% New Zealand, 0.7% Germany, 0.7% Philippines, 0.6% Iran, 0.5% Sri Lanka, 0.5% Poland, 0.5% Italy, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% Wales.

79.8% of people living in Oaklands Park speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.3% Other, 2.1% Mandarin, 1.4% Dutch, 1.2% Arabic, 0.7% Greek, 0.6% Persian, 0.6% Italian, 0.6% Tamil.

The religious makeup of Oaklands Park is 27.9% No religion, 19.9% Catholic, 12.6% Anglican, 10.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 10.0% Uniting Church, 2.6% Lutheran, 2.4% Christian, nfd, 2.1% Islam, 1.7% Hinduism, 1.6% Baptist.

36.1% of people are married, 36.6% have never married and 11.2% are divorced and 3.4% are separated. There are 368 widowed people living in Oaklands Park.

55.5% of the people living in Oaklands Park over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.7% are working on a part time basis. Oaklands Park has an unemployment rate of 7.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Oaklands Park are 19.6% Professionals, 16.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 15.2% Technicians & trades workers, 12.3% Community & personal service workers, 11.0% Sales workers, 10.5% Labourers, 8.6% Managers, 5.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Oaklands Park work in are 15.7% Health care and social assistance, 11.9% Retail trade, 7.6% Education and training, 7.4% Public administration and safety, 6.9% Accommodation and food services, 6.8% Construction, 6.6% Manufacturing, 5.0% Financial and insurance services, 4.9% Professional, scientific and technical services.

26.4% of homes are fully owned, and 22.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 47.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $455 per week and the median household income is $787 per week.

The median rent in Oaklands Park is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1625 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Oaklands Park postcode 5046

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