Orielton Demographics (TAS) Local Stats

Orielton (7172) is a suburb of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania. It is about 23 kms from TAS's capital city of Hobart. Orielton is in the federal electorates of Franklin, Lyons.

In the 2011 census the population of Orielton was 345 and is comprised of approximately 47.0% females and 53.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Orielton is 42 years of age.

90.1% of people living in the suburb of Orielton were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.6% England, 1.5% Scotland.

96.0% of people living in Orielton speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Other.

The religious makeup of Orielton is 34.4% Anglican, 23.4% Catholic, 19.4% No religion, 10.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.2% Uniting Church, 2.3% Lutheran, 1.7% Christian, nfd, 0.9% Churches of Christ, 0.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 0.9% Brethren.

52.5% of people are married, 28.5% have never married and 12.7% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 12 widowed people living in Orielton.

54.8% of the people living in Orielton over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.2% are working on a part time basis. Orielton has an unemployment rate of 4.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Orielton are 16.0% Technicians & trades workers, 15.0% Sales workers, 13.6% Community & personal service workers, 13.1% Labourers, 11.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.3% Professionals, 9.9% Managers, 8.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Orielton work in are 14.9% Construction, 11.6% Retail trade, 11.2% Health care and social assistance, 9.8% Education and training, 8.4% Public administration and safety, 7.0% Accommodation and food services, 5.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 5.1% Manufacturing, 4.2% Professional, scientific and technical services.

36.4% of homes are fully owned, and 54.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 5.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $602 per week and the median household income is $1401 per week.

The median rent in Orielton is $175 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1073 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Orielton postcode 7172

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