Venus Bay Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Venus Bay (5607) is a suburb of Spencer Gulf, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia. It is about 408 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Venus Bay is in the federal electorate of Grey.

In the 2011 census the population of Venus Bay was 322 and is comprised of approximately 46.3% females and 53.7% males.

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

90.2% of people living in the suburb of Venus Bay were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.2% England.

95.0% of people living in Venus Bay speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Other.

The religious makeup of Venus Bay is 30.8% No religion, 18.4% Anglican, 16.5% Catholic, 9.0% Uniting Church, 8.4% Lutheran, 7.2% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.8% Baptist, 2.5% Christian, nfd, 2.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 0.9% Eastern Orthodox.

56.5% of people are married, 26.9% have never married and 8.9% are divorced and 1.1% are separated. There are 18 widowed people living in Venus Bay.

65.3% of the people living in Venus Bay over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 24.6% are working on a part time basis. Venus Bay has an unemployment rate of 6.6%.

The main occupations of people living in Venus Bay are 51.0% Managers, 12.4% Labourers, 11.8% Professionals, 7.2% Technicians & trades workers, 5.9% Sales workers, 5.9% Community & personal service workers, 3.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.0% Clerical & administrative workers.

The main industries people from Venus Bay work in are 50.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 10.5% Health care and social assistance, 7.8% Accommodation and food services, 7.8% Education and training, 7.2% Public administration and safety, 4.6% Retail trade, 4.6% Construction, 2.6% Inadequately described/Not stated, 2.6% Administrative and support services.

61.1% of homes are fully owned, and 20.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $438 per week and the median household income is $847 per week.

The median rent in Venus Bay is $0 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $759 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Venus Bay postcode 5607

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