Jane Brook Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Jane Brook (6056) is a suburb of Perth, Eastern Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 21 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Jane Brook is in the federal electorate of Pearce.

In the 2011 census the population of Jane Brook was 3,138 and is comprised of approximately 50.0% females and 50.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Jane Brook is 34 years of age.

75.8% of people living in the suburb of Jane Brook were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.6% England, 4.1% New Zealand, 1.1% South Africa, 0.9% Scotland, 0.8% Zimbabwe, 0.7% India, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.6% Italy, 0.6% Malaysia, 0.4% Sri Lanka, 0.4% United States of America, 0.4% Philippines, 0.4% Germany, 0.4% Southern and East Africa, nfd.

90.6% of people living in Jane Brook speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.4% Other, 1.3% Italian, 0.5% Polish, 0.5% Croatian, 0.3% Dutch, 0.3% Japanese, 0.3% Punjabi, 0.3% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Jane Brook is 30.8% Catholic, 24.9% No religion, 21.3% Anglican, 6.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.3% Christian, nfd, 2.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.2% Pentecostal, 2.2% Uniting Church, 1.6% Baptist, 0.8% Other religious affiliation .

60.7% of people are married, 29.3% have never married and 6.3% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 39 widowed people living in Jane Brook.

63.0% of the people living in Jane Brook over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 28.3% are working on a part time basis. Jane Brook has an unemployment rate of 2.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Jane Brook are 18.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 16.8% Technicians & trades workers, 14.7% Professionals, 11.0% Managers, 10.2% Sales workers, 10.0% Community & personal service workers, 9.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 7.7% Labourers, 1.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Jane Brook work in are 12.9% Retail trade, 10.2% Manufacturing, 9.8% Construction, 7.9% Health care and social assistance, 7.8% Education and training, 7.6% Transport, postal and warehousing, 7.3% Public administration and safety, 6.0% Wholesale trade, 6.0% Mining.

23.7% of homes are fully owned, and 64.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 11.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $766 per week and the median household income is $1984 per week.

The median rent in Jane Brook is $380 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1950 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Jane Brook postcode 6056

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