Findon Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Findon (5023) is a suburb of Adelaide, Western & Beach Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 7 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Findon is in the federal electorate of Port Adelaide.

In the 2011 census the population of Findon was 5,718 and is comprised of approximately 51.3% females and 48.7% males.

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

57.7% of people living in the suburb of Findon were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.4% Italy, 5.3% India, 2.4% England, 1.2% Vietnam, 1.2% Greece, 1.0% Philippines, 0.8% New Zealand, 0.7% Croatia, 0.6% Germany, 0.6% Bosnia and Herzegovina, 0.6% Cambodia, 0.6% South Eastern Europe, nfd, 0.6% Scotland, 0.5% Malaysia.

54.7% of people living in Findon speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 12.3% Italian, 7.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 5.4% Other, 3.5% Greek, 1.7% Punjabi, 1.5% Vietnamese, 1.4% Serbian, 1.3% Other, 1.2% Hindi.

The religious makeup of Findon is 34.8% Catholic, 15.8% No religion, 9.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.5% Anglican, 6.7% Eastern Orthodox, 6.2% Uniting Church, 3.5% Islam, 2.8% Hinduism, 2.6% Other Religious Groups, 2.6% Buddhism.

46.6% of people are married, 32.5% have never married and 8.7% are divorced and 3.2% are separated. There are 435 widowed people living in Findon.

55.8% of the people living in Findon over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.6% are working on a part time basis. Findon has an unemployment rate of 6.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Findon are 16.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 15.5% Technicians & trades workers, 15.0% Professionals, 12.7% Labourers, 11.6% Sales workers, 9.8% Community & personal service workers, 8.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.4% Managers, 2.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Findon work in are 13.5% Retail trade, 12.8% Health care and social assistance, 11.7% Manufacturing, 7.5% Construction, 7.2% Accommodation and food services, 6.3% Public administration and safety, 5.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.7% Education and training.

33.4% of homes are fully owned, and 24.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 37.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $425 per week and the median household income is $833 per week.

The median rent in Findon is $220 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1600 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Findon postcode 5023

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