North Brighton Demographics (SA) Local Stats

North Brighton (5048) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 11 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. North Brighton is in the federal electorate of Boothby.

In the 2011 census the population of North Brighton was 2,153 and is comprised of approximately 51.2% females and 48.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of North Brighton is 45 years of age.

79.3% of people living in the suburb of North Brighton were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.7% England, 1.4% Scotland, 0.9% New Zealand, 0.6% Germany, 0.5% Italy, 0.5% Netherlands, 0.5% United States of America, 0.5% South Africa, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% Lebanon, 0.3% India, 0.3% China , 0.3% Kenya.

90.3% of people living in North Brighton speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.5% Other, 2.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.1% Greek, 0.7% Italian, 0.5% German, 0.4% Arabic, 0.3% Russian, 0.3% French, 0.3% Khmer.

The religious makeup of North Brighton is 30.0% No religion, 19.2% Catholic, 16.6% Anglican, 10.5% Uniting Church, 6.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.9% Christian, nfd, 3.2% Lutheran, 1.6% Eastern Orthodox, 1.3% Baptist, 0.8% Pentecostal.

44.9% of people are married, 37.9% have never married and 9.0% are divorced and 2.3% are separated. There are 106 widowed people living in North Brighton.

53.7% of the people living in North Brighton over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 35.7% are working on a part time basis. North Brighton has an unemployment rate of 3.6%.

The main occupations of people living in North Brighton are 24.1% Professionals, 15.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.4% Managers, 12.5% Community & personal service workers, 11.8% Technicians & trades workers, 11.0% Sales workers, 8.7% Labourers, 2.6% Machinery operators & drivers, 0.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from North Brighton work in are 15.7% Health care and social assistance, 11.2% Education and training, 10.7% Retail trade, 8.2% Public administration and safety, 7.7% Manufacturing, 6.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.6% Accommodation and food services, 6.6% Construction, 4.6% Financial and insurance services.

45.3% of homes are fully owned, and 35.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 18.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $557 per week and the median household income is $1388 per week.

The median rent in North Brighton is $315 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1800 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for North Brighton postcode 5048

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