Beachport Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Beachport (5280) is a suburb of South, South East, South Australia. It is about 311 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Beachport is in the federal electorate of Barker.

In the 2011 census the population of Beachport was 878 and is comprised of approximately 48.4% females and 51.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of Beachport is 47 years of age.

90.1% of people living in the suburb of Beachport were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.0% England, 1.7% New Zealand, 0.7% Germany, 0.7% Scotland, 0.6% Taiwan, 0.5% Italy.

95.3% of people living in Beachport speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.3% Italian, 0.3% German, 0.3% Mandarin, 0.3% Japanese, 0.3% Spanish, 0.3% Serbian.

The religious makeup of Beachport is 31.1% No religion, 15.6% Catholic, 13.5% Anglican, 10.8% Uniting Church, 9.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 9.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 5.1% Lutheran, 2.2% Christian, nfd, 0.7% Seventh-day Adventist, 0.7% Baptist.

59.3% of people are married, 25.4% have never married and 8.3% are divorced and 2.5% are separated. There are 32 widowed people living in Beachport.

51.7% of the people living in Beachport over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.2% are working on a part time basis. Beachport has an unemployment rate of 3.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Beachport are 28.4% Managers, 20.0% Labourers, 10.8% Technicians & trades workers, 8.7% Community & personal service workers, 8.5% Professionals, 7.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 7.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 5.9% Sales workers, 2.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Beachport work in are 33.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 10.4% Accommodation and food services, 9.4% Construction, 8.5% Retail trade, 6.8% Manufacturing, 6.8% Education and training, 6.8% Health care and social assistance, 2.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 2.8% Public administration and safety.

49.7% of homes are fully owned, and 26.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 20.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $513 per week and the median household income is $940 per week.

The median rent in Beachport is $135 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1083 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Beachport postcode 5280

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