Scottsdale Demographics (TAS) Local Stats

Scottsdale (7260) is a suburb of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania. It is about 192 kms from TAS's capital city of Hobart. Scottsdale is in the federal electorate of Bass.

In the 2011 census the population of Scottsdale was 2,461 and is comprised of approximately 51.9% females and 48.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Scottsdale is 43 years of age.

89.6% of people living in the suburb of Scottsdale were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.6% England, 1.1% New Zealand, 0.5% Netherlands, 0.5% Germany, 0.4% Scotland, 0.2% Wales, 0.2% Hong Kong , 0.2% Italy, 0.2% Papua New Guinea, 0.2% United States of America, 0.2% Canada, 0.2% Korea, Republic of , 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Zimbabwe.

96.4% of people living in Scottsdale speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.4% Other, 0.2% Korean, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Dutch, 0.2% Cantonese.

The religious makeup of Scottsdale is 33.1% Anglican, 24.9% No religion, 10.9% Catholic, 8.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 5.5% Uniting Church, 3.6% Brethren, 2.1% Christian, nfd, 1.5% Pentecostal, 1.1% Salvation Army.

51.0% of people are married, 28.4% have never married and 8.3% are divorced and 2.2% are separated. There are 199 widowed people living in Scottsdale.

53.4% of the people living in Scottsdale over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.0% are working on a part time basis. Scottsdale has an unemployment rate of 10.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Scottsdale are 17.5% Labourers, 14.8% Technicians & trades workers, 13.9% Managers, 13.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.6% Sales workers, 10.5% Professionals, 10.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.5% Community & personal service workers, 1.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Scottsdale work in are 16.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 12.8% Retail trade, 9.7% Manufacturing, 9.0% Health care and social assistance, 7.0% Accommodation and food services, 6.3% Construction, 6.2% Education and training, 6.1% Public administration and safety, 5.9% Transport, postal and warehousing.

41.1% of homes are fully owned, and 30.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 25.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $409 per week and the median household income is $762 per week.

The median rent in Scottsdale is $150 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1073 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Scottsdale postcode 7260

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