Ardross Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Ardross (6153) is a suburb of Perth, Fremantle, Western Australia. It is about 8 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Ardross is in the federal electorate of Tangney.

In the 2011 census the population of Ardross was 4,049 and is comprised of approximately 53.0% females and 47.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Ardross is 40 years of age.

58.5% of people living in the suburb of Ardross were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.5% England, 3.0% Malaysia, 2.8% Indonesia, 2.3% Scotland, 1.7% South Africa, 1.6% India, 1.6% New Zealand, 1.6% Singapore, 1.2% Iran, 1.0% China , 0.9% Philippines, 0.8% Zimbabwe, 0.7% United States of America, 0.6% Sri Lanka.

76.0% of people living in Ardross speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.1% Mandarin, 2.6% Indonesian, 1.9% Cantonese, 1.5% Other, 1.4% Persian, 1.1% Italian, 0.6% Korean, 0.6% Other.

The religious makeup of Ardross is 24.9% Catholic, 22.6% No religion, 19.7% Anglican, 7.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.0% Uniting Church, 3.8% Buddhism, 2.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.5% Christian, nfd, 1.9% Baptist, 1.8% Hinduism.

54.7% of people are married, 30.8% have never married and 7.1% are divorced and 2.0% are separated. There are 179 widowed people living in Ardross.

56.2% of the people living in Ardross over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.3% are working on a part time basis. Ardross has an unemployment rate of 4.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Ardross are 33.7% Professionals, 16.6% Managers, 15.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.1% Community & personal service workers, 9.0% Technicians & trades workers, 9.0% Sales workers, 3.4% Labourers, 1.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Ardross work in are 13.5% Health care and social assistance, 13.3% Professional, scientific and technical services, 10.3% Education and training, 10.3% Retail trade, 7.2% Accommodation and food services, 6.5% Construction, 5.7% Manufacturing, 4.9% Mining, 4.6% Public administration and safety.

44.8% of homes are fully owned, and 31.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 22.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $711 per week and the median household income is $1741 per week.

The median rent in Ardross is $420 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2200 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Ardross postcode 6153

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