Brentwood Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Brentwood (6153) is a suburb of Perth, South Perth Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 10 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Brentwood is in the federal electorate of Tangney.

In the 2011 census the population of Brentwood was 1,917 and is comprised of approximately 54.6% females and 45.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Brentwood is 38 years of age.

59.9% of people living in the suburb of Brentwood were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.3% England, 3.2% Malaysia, 2.3% New Zealand, 2.2% India, 2.2% South Africa, 2.1% Korea, Republic of , 1.7% China , 1.6% Singapore, 1.6% Scotland, 0.9% Japan, 0.8% Germany, 0.7% Iran, 0.6% Indonesia, 0.6% Mauritius.

76.5% of people living in Brentwood speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.8% Mandarin, 2.3% Korean, 1.9% Cantonese, 1.5% Other, 1.1% Japanese, 1.0% Persian, 0.9% Spanish, 0.9% German.

The religious makeup of Brentwood is 26.3% No religion, 23.9% Catholic, 17.4% Anglican, 6.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.1% Christian, nfd, 3.7% Uniting Church, 3.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.6% Hinduism, 1.9% Baptist, 1.9% Buddhism.

45.3% of people are married, 34.7% have never married and 10.9% are divorced and 3.0% are separated. There are 96 widowed people living in Brentwood.

58.0% of the people living in Brentwood over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.7% are working on a part time basis. Brentwood has an unemployment rate of 5.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Brentwood are 30.0% Professionals, 17.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.3% Managers, 11.8% Technicians & trades workers, 9.9% Community & personal service workers, 8.6% Sales workers, 4.6% Labourers, 3.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Brentwood work in are 16.0% Health care and social assistance, 11.5% Education and training, 10.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 9.7% Retail trade, 7.1% Construction, 6.5% Manufacturing, 5.9% Public administration and safety, 5.6% Accommodation and food services, 5.2% Mining.

25.4% of homes are fully owned, and 27.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 44.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $632 per week and the median household income is $1232 per week.

The median rent in Brentwood is $316 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2200 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Brentwood postcode 6153

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