Caulfield East Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Caulfield East (3145) is a suburb of Melbourne, South East, Victoria. It is about 9 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Caulfield East is in the federal electorate of Melbourne Ports.

In the 2011 census the population of Caulfield East was 1,237 and is comprised of approximately 47.9% females and 52.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Caulfield East is 33 years of age.

56.6% of people living in the suburb of Caulfield East were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.1% China , 5.8% India, 2.8% England, 1.9% New Zealand, 1.8% Sri Lanka, 1.6% Vietnam, 1.5% Greece, 1.0% Indonesia, 1.0% Malaysia, 0.8% Poland, 0.7% Korea, Republic of , 0.7% Mauritius, 0.7% Hungary, 0.7% Brunei Darussalam.

63.5% of people living in Caulfield East speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.2% Mandarin, 4.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.4% Greek, 3.1% Other, 1.9% Other, 1.7% Vietnamese, 1.4% Italian, 1.2% Hindi, 1.2% Russian.

The religious makeup of Caulfield East is 30.7% No religion, 23.5% Catholic, 9.7% Anglican, 7.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.3% Eastern Orthodox, 4.9% Buddhism, 4.6% Judaism, 3.8% Hinduism, 2.3% Islam, 1.9% Uniting Church.

39.6% of people are married, 48.0% have never married and 7.3% are divorced and 1.7% are separated. There are 36 widowed people living in Caulfield East.

57.2% of the people living in Caulfield East over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.5% are working on a part time basis. Caulfield East has an unemployment rate of 9.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Caulfield East are 29.3% Professionals, 14.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.3% Managers, 11.1% Technicians & trades workers, 9.7% Sales workers, 9.2% Community & personal service workers, 6.1% Labourers, 3.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Caulfield East work in are 10.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 10.3% Retail trade, 10.0% Health care and social assistance, 9.6% Education and training, 7.8% Accommodation and food services, 7.2% Financial and insurance services, 6.7% Manufacturing, 6.1% Construction, 5.8% Public administration and safety.

29.6% of homes are fully owned, and 27.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 37.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $602 per week and the median household income is $1283 per week.

The median rent in Caulfield East is $280 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2342 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Caulfield East postcode 3145

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