Yahl Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Yahl (5291) is a suburb of South, South East, South Australia. It is about 384 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Yahl is in the federal electorate of Barker.

In the 2011 census the population of Yahl was 659 and is comprised of approximately 50.1% females and 49.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Yahl is 38 years of age.

89.2% of people living in the suburb of Yahl were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.0% England, 1.2% Italy, 1.1% Germany, 0.8% Austria, 0.8% Poland, 0.5% New Zealand.

92.4% of people living in Yahl speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Russian, 0.9% Polish, 0.9% German, 0.5% Other, 0.5% Italian, 0.5% French, 0.5% Croatian.

The religious makeup of Yahl is 31.2% No religion, 20.2% Catholic, 14.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 10.5% Anglican, 7.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 6.7% Uniting Church, 3.8% Lutheran, 2.3% Christian, nfd, 0.9% Salvation Army, 0.9% Eastern Orthodox.

62.5% of people are married, 24.6% have never married and 3.5% are divorced and 3.7% are separated. There are 28 widowed people living in Yahl.

59.2% of the people living in Yahl over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.7% are working on a part time basis. Yahl has an unemployment rate of 2.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Yahl are 18.9% Managers, 18.0% Technicians & trades workers, 12.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.7% Labourers, 10.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.8% Professionals, 8.5% Sales workers, 8.5% Community & personal service workers, 1.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Yahl work in are 14.3% Manufacturing, 14.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 13.7% Retail trade, 8.9% Construction, 6.3% Health care and social assistance, 6.0% Accommodation and food services, 5.4% Wholesale trade, 5.1% Public administration and safety, 4.8% Transport, postal and warehousing.

30.7% of homes are fully owned, and 52.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 12.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $621 per week and the median household income is $1356 per week.

The median rent in Yahl is $125 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1600 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Yahl postcode 5291

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