Mount Hawthorn Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Mount Hawthorn (6016) is a suburb of Perth, Other Western Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 4 kms from WA's capital city of Perth.

In the 2011 census the population of Mount Hawthorn was 7,357 and is comprised of approximately 50.6% females and 49.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Mount Hawthorn is 35 years of age.

66.2% of people living in the suburb of Mount Hawthorn were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.1% England, 2.8% Italy, 2.1% New Zealand, 1.5% Ireland, 1.4% India, 1.1% Scotland, 1.0% Malaysia, 0.9% Korea, Republic of , 0.9% Greece, 0.9% South Africa, 0.6% United States of America, 0.6% Vietnam, 0.6% China , 0.5% Germany.

77.8% of people living in Mount Hawthorn speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.7% Italian, 4.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.6% Greek, 1.2% Other, 1.2% Cantonese, 0.8% Macedonian, 0.8% Mandarin, 0.8% Korean, 0.7% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Mount Hawthorn is 31.5% Catholic, 30.0% No religion, 13.7% Anglican, 6.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.6% Eastern Orthodox, 2.0% Buddhism, 2.0% Christian, nfd, 2.0% Uniting Church, 1.1% Other religious affiliation , 1.0% Other Religious Groups.

46.7% of people are married, 39.0% have never married and 7.7% are divorced and 2.4% are separated. There are 242 widowed people living in Mount Hawthorn.

61.8% of the people living in Mount Hawthorn over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.9% are working on a part time basis. Mount Hawthorn has an unemployment rate of 3.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Mount Hawthorn are 36.0% Professionals, 15.3% Managers, 13.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.2% Technicians & trades workers, 8.1% Community & personal service workers, 6.8% Sales workers, 5.4% Labourers, 2.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Mount Hawthorn work in are 14.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 12.6% Health care and social assistance, 9.9% Education and training, 8.5% Construction, 7.5% Retail trade, 6.3% Public administration and safety, 6.2% Accommodation and food services, 5.7% Mining, 4.9% Manufacturing.

28.9% of homes are fully owned, and 39.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 29.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $876 per week and the median household income is $1957 per week.

The median rent in Mount Hawthorn is $375 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2200 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Mount Hawthorn postcode 6016

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