Mount Claremont Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Mount Claremont (6010) is a suburb of Perth, Inner Western Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 8 kms from WA's capital city of Perth.

In the 2011 census the population of Mount Claremont was 4,375 and is comprised of approximately 52.6% females and 47.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Mount Claremont is 44 years of age.

62.6% of people living in the suburb of Mount Claremont were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 9.3% England, 3.0% South Africa, 1.9% Scotland, 1.6% Malaysia, 1.5% New Zealand, 1.5% United States of America, 1.4% Singapore, 1.0% India, 1.0% Zimbabwe, 0.9% Germany, 0.8% Netherlands, 0.7% Canada, 0.7% Ireland, 0.6% Hong Kong .

85.7% of people living in Mount Claremont speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Mandarin, 1.0% Other, 1.0% Cantonese, 1.0% German, 0.8% Dutch, 0.7% Spanish, 0.6% French, 0.6% Italian.

The religious makeup of Mount Claremont is 25.6% Catholic, 25.4% Anglican, 23.5% No religion, 7.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.8% Uniting Church, 2.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.8% Christian, nfd, 1.4% Buddhism, 1.0% Baptist, 0.9% Other Religious Groups.

54.1% of people are married, 29.3% have never married and 8.5% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 218 widowed people living in Mount Claremont.

55.4% of the people living in Mount Claremont over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 36.5% are working on a part time basis. Mount Claremont has an unemployment rate of 4.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Mount Claremont are 41.6% Professionals, 18.2% Managers, 12.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.7% Sales workers, 7.3% Community & personal service workers, 5.5% Technicians & trades workers, 3.6% Labourers, 1.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Mount Claremont work in are 16.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 15.1% Health care and social assistance, 12.6% Education and training, 9.3% Retail trade, 7.1% Mining, 5.0% Construction, 4.5% Public administration and safety, 4.1% Manufacturing, 3.8% Financial and insurance services.

41.2% of homes are fully owned, and 32.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 19.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $722 per week and the median household income is $1826 per week.

The median rent in Mount Claremont is $375 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2780 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Mount Claremont postcode 6010

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