Alfred Cove Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Alfred Cove (6154) is a suburb of Perth, Fremantle, Western Australia. It is about 10 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Alfred Cove is in the federal electorate of Tangney.

In the 2011 census the population of Alfred Cove was 2,305 and is comprised of approximately 50.8% females and 49.2% males.

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

68.4% of people living in the suburb of Alfred Cove were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.5% England, 2.0% South Africa, 2.0% New Zealand, 1.8% Scotland, 1.8% Indonesia, 1.0% Italy, 0.7% Malaysia, 0.7% Netherlands, 0.7% United States of America, 0.7% Philippines, 0.6% Ireland, 0.6% Singapore, 0.6% China , 0.5% Southern and East Africa, nfd.

84.9% of people living in Alfred Cove speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.7% Italian, 1.6% Indonesian, 1.1% Cantonese, 0.9% German, 0.8% Other, 0.7% Dutch, 0.7% Tagalog, 0.7% Mandarin.

The religious makeup of Alfred Cove is 31.0% Catholic, 23.5% No religion, 18.5% Anglican, 7.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.9% Uniting Church, 3.3% Baptist, 2.0% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.6% Buddhism, 1.1% Eastern Orthodox.

57.0% of people are married, 27.6% have never married and 8.1% are divorced and 2.4% are separated. There are 90 widowed people living in Alfred Cove.

61.1% of the people living in Alfred Cove over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.2% are working on a part time basis. Alfred Cove has an unemployment rate of 3.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Alfred Cove are 28.8% Professionals, 16.8% Managers, 15.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.0% Technicians & trades workers, 8.6% Community & personal service workers, 7.7% Sales workers, 6.2% Labourers, 2.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Alfred Cove work in are 13.2% Health care and social assistance, 10.8% Education and training, 10.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 8.9% Retail trade, 7.8% Construction, 7.0% Public administration and safety, 6.4% Manufacturing, 5.9% Accommodation and food services, 5.3% Mining.

40.1% of homes are fully owned, and 36.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 21.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $782 per week and the median household income is $1710 per week.

The median rent in Alfred Cove is $350 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2400 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Alfred Cove postcode 6154

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