Kings Park Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Kings Park (3021) is a suburb of Melbourne, North West, Victoria. It is about 19 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Kings Park is in the federal electorate of Gorton.

In the 2011 census the population of Kings Park was 8,311 and is comprised of approximately 50.5% females and 49.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Kings Park is 35 years of age.

40.2% of people living in the suburb of Kings Park were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 12.9% Vietnam, 4.8% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia , 3.7% Philippines, 3.3% Malta, 1.9% India, 1.5% Sudan, 1.4% Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1.3% Croatia, 1.3% Timor-Leste, 1.3% New Zealand, 1.2% Cyprus, 1.0% Greece, 0.9% Italy, 0.8% England.

27.0% of people living in Kings Park speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 19.5% Vietnamese, 7.1% Macedonian, 6.8% Other, 6.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.8% Maltese, 3.0% Arabic, 2.8% Cantonese, 2.6% Turkish, 2.5% Tagalog.

The religious makeup of Kings Park is 32.2% Catholic, 17.8% Buddhism, 12.0% Eastern Orthodox, 8.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 8.2% No religion, 7.5% Islam, 3.5% Anglican, 1.4% Christian, nfd, 1.2% Other Religious Groups, 1.2% Pentecostal.

50.3% of people are married, 33.6% have never married and 7.8% are divorced and 4.0% are separated. There are 277 widowed people living in Kings Park.

54.9% of the people living in Kings Park over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.1% are working on a part time basis. Kings Park has an unemployment rate of 11.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Kings Park are 20.3% Labourers, 16.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 13.4% Technicians & trades workers, 13.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.6% Community & personal service workers, 9.5% Sales workers, 8.8% Professionals, 4.6% Managers, 3.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Kings Park work in are 20.4% Manufacturing, 11.6% Retail trade, 8.6% Transport, postal and warehousing, 8.6% Health care and social assistance, 6.4% Construction, 5.9% Accommodation and food services, 5.1% Administrative and support services, 4.9% Wholesale trade, 4.9% Inadequately described/Not stated.

39.3% of homes are fully owned, and 33.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 21.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $357 per week and the median household income is $941 per week.

The median rent in Kings Park is $250 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Kings Park postcode 3021

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