Port Willunga Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Port Willunga (5173) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 39 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Port Willunga is in the federal electorate of Kingston.

In the 2011 census the population of Port Willunga was 1,673 and is comprised of approximately 51.0% females and 49.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Port Willunga is 39 years of age.

75.8% of people living in the suburb of Port Willunga were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 10.8% England, 1.0% Scotland, 0.9% Germany, 0.8% New Zealand, 0.7% Netherlands, 0.5% South Africa, 0.4% Vanuatu, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Latvia, 0.4% Wales, 0.3% Austria, 0.2% Bulgaria, 0.2% Bosnia and Herzegovina, 0.2% Papua New Guinea.

93.3% of people living in Port Willunga speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.5% German, 0.4% Other, 0.2% Russian, 0.2% Tamil, 0.2% French, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Croatian, 0.2% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Port Willunga is 39.0% No religion, 14.0% Anglican, 13.3% Catholic, 11.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.6% Uniting Church, 3.3% Christian, nfd, 2.5% Lutheran, 2.0% Other religious affiliation , 1.8% Baptist, 1.5% Pentecostal.

40.6% of people are married, 36.3% have never married and 14.3% are divorced and 4.7% are separated. There are 55 widowed people living in Port Willunga.

48.5% of the people living in Port Willunga 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. Port Willunga has an unemployment rate of 7.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Port Willunga are 18.6% Professionals, 18.4% Technicians & trades workers, 15.0% Labourers, 12.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.5% Community & personal service workers, 9.0% Managers, 8.0% Sales workers, 4.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Port Willunga work in are 15.0% Health care and social assistance, 13.8% Manufacturing, 12.3% Construction, 9.4% Accommodation and food services, 8.8% Retail trade, 7.1% Education and training, 6.2% Public administration and safety, 4.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.3% Other services.

33.7% of homes are fully owned, and 38.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 25.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $526 per week and the median household income is $943 per week.

The median rent in Port Willunga is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Port Willunga postcode 5173

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