Keith Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Keith (5267) is a suburb of South, South East, South Australia. It is about 205 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Keith is in the federal electorate of Barker.

In the 2011 census the population of Keith was 1,320 and is comprised of approximately 48.8% females and 51.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Keith is 41 years of age.

90.5% of people living in the suburb of Keith were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.5% England, 0.8% New Zealand, 0.7% Scotland, 0.6% Sri Lanka, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% Wales, 0.4% Korea, Republic of , 0.3% Netherlands, 0.3% United States of America, 0.3% Germany, 0.2% Italy.

96.6% of people living in Keith speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Other, 0.2% Khmer, 0.2% Italian.

The religious makeup of Keith is 28.0% No religion, 23.3% Uniting Church, 13.9% Catholic, 12.7% Anglican, 7.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.6% Lutheran, 2.0% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.5% Churches of Christ, 1.1% Other religious affiliation .

53.8% of people are married, 27.3% have never married and 7.9% are divorced and 3.1% are separated. There are 83 widowed people living in Keith.

60.1% of the people living in Keith over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.4% are working on a part time basis. Keith has an unemployment rate of 1.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Keith are 22.9% Managers, 18.0% Technicians & trades workers, 14.4% Labourers, 11.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.7% Professionals, 8.2% Community & personal service workers, 7.6% Machinery operators & drivers, 7.3% Sales workers, 1.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Keith work in are 24.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 11.4% Manufacturing, 10.9% Retail trade, 9.7% Construction, 7.8% Health care and social assistance, 6.7% Accommodation and food services, 6.3% Wholesale trade, 5.2% Education and training, 5.1% Transport, postal and warehousing.

39.0% of homes are fully owned, and 30.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 25.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $548 per week and the median household income is $917 per week.

The median rent in Keith is $133 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1003 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Keith postcode 5267

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