Horsham LocalStats Australia

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In the 2011 census the population of Horsham was 15,894 and is comprised of approximately 51.8% females and 48.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Horsham is 39 years of age.

89.2% of people living in the region of Horsham were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.4% United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, 0.5% New Zealand, 0.5% India, 0.5% Italy, 0.4% Netherlands, 0.3% Philippines, 0.2% Germany, 0.2% South Africa, 0.1% Turkey.

93.1% of people living in Horsham speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% Other, 0.6% Italian, 0.1% Turkish, 0.1% Tagalog, 0.1% Other, 0.1% Cantonese, 0.1% Greek, 0.1% Arabic.

The religious makeup of Horsham is 20.4% No religion, 19.3% Catholic, 18.3% Uniting Church, 13.1% Anglican, 10.3% Lutheran, 7.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.5% Churches of Christ, 1.4% Christian, nfd, 1.2% Pentecostal.

49.6% of people are married, 31.1% have never married and 8.0% are divorced and 3.1% are separated. There are 1061 widowed people living in Horsham.

58.4% of the people living in Horsham over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.5% are working on a part time basis. Horsham has an unemployment rate of 3.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Horsham are 17.6% Professionals, 15.6% Technicians & trades workers, 13.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.8% Managers, 11.8% Sales workers, 10.1% Labourers, 10.1% Community & personal service workers, 7.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Horsham work in are 16.2% Health care and social assistance, 14.1% Retail trade, 8.9% Construction, 7.0% Accommodation and food services, 6.8% Education and training, 5.9% Public administration and safety, 5.5% Other services, 5.3% Manufacturing, 5.0% Transport, postal and warehousing.

36.0% of homes are fully owned, and 32.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 27.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $531 per week and the median household income is $933 per week.

The median rent in Horsham is $170 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1192 per month.