Subiaco Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Subiaco (6008) is a suburb of Perth, Inner Western Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 3 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Subiaco is in the federal electorate of Curtin.

In the 2011 census the population of Subiaco was 8,015 and is comprised of approximately 51.0% females and 49.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Subiaco is 37 years of age.

56.4% of people living in the suburb of Subiaco were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 9.2% England, 2.4% New Zealand, 1.7% Malaysia, 1.7% Scotland, 1.5% Ireland, 1.5% United States of America, 1.3% South Africa, 1.1% Singapore, 1.0% India, 0.8% Germany, 0.8% Japan, 0.8% China , 0.5% Canada, 0.5% Poland.

77.8% of people living in Subiaco speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.8% Other, 1.3% Mandarin, 1.0% Italian, 1.0% German, 0.9% Cantonese, 0.9% French, 0.8% Japanese, 0.7% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Subiaco is 29.7% No religion, 22.3% Catholic, 17.3% Anglican, 11.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.2% Uniting Church, 2.6% Buddhism, 1.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Eastern Orthodox, 1.2% Islam.

41.5% of people are married, 42.0% have never married and 9.5% are divorced and 3.3% are separated. There are 261 widowed people living in Subiaco.

64.7% of the people living in Subiaco over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.3% are working on a part time basis. Subiaco has an unemployment rate of 3.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Subiaco are 45.6% Professionals, 16.7% Managers, 12.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.8% Sales workers, 6.6% Community & personal service workers, 6.2% Technicians & trades workers, 3.5% Labourers, 1.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Subiaco work in are 19.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 13.9% Health care and social assistance, 8.5% Mining, 8.3% Education and training, 6.3% Retail trade, 5.5% Public administration and safety, 5.3% Accommodation and food services, 5.2% Construction, 4.4% Financial and insurance services.

27.7% of homes are fully owned, and 23.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 47.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $1045 per week and the median household income is $1968 per week.

The median rent in Subiaco is $400 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Subiaco postcode 6008

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