Lyrup Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Lyrup (5343) is a suburb of Mid North, Riverland, South Australia. It is about 202 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Lyrup is in the federal electorate of Barker.

In the 2011 census the population of Lyrup was 419 and is comprised of approximately 46.5% females and 53.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Lyrup is 46 years of age.

82.1% of people living in the suburb of Lyrup were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.9% Italy, 2.2% England, 1.0% Hungary, 1.0% Netherlands, 1.0% Philippines, 0.7% New Zealand, 0.7% India, 0.7% Scotland.

86.4% of people living in Lyrup speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.3% Italian, 1.4% Punjabi, 1.4% Hungarian, 0.7% Dutch, 0.7% Greek.

The religious makeup of Lyrup is 26.0% No religion, 17.9% Lutheran, 16.9% Catholic, 11.4% Uniting Church, 10.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 10.5% Anglican, 1.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.4% Other Religious Groups, 1.2% Pentecostal, 1.0% Churches of Christ.

56.7% of people are married, 25.5% have never married and 8.6% are divorced and 3.4% are separated. There are 20 widowed people living in Lyrup.

62.6% of the people living in Lyrup over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.5% are working on a part time basis. Lyrup has an unemployment rate of 2.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Lyrup are 23.2% Managers, 21.1% Labourers, 15.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.8% Professionals, 10.8% Community & personal service workers, 8.2% Technicians & trades workers, 7.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.6% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Lyrup work in are 24.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 11.9% Health care and social assistance, 7.7% Manufacturing, 7.7% Education and training, 7.2% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.2% Public administration and safety, 5.7% Retail trade, 5.2% Other services, 5.2% Construction.

40.9% of homes are fully owned, and 34.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 20.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $523 per week and the median household income is $964 per week.

The median rent in Lyrup is $150 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1387 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Lyrup postcode 5343

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