Wembley Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Wembley (6014) is a suburb of Perth, Other Western Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 5 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Wembley is in the federal electorate of Curtin.

In the 2011 census the population of Wembley was 10,553 and is comprised of approximately 50.6% females and 49.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Wembley is 34 years of age.

59.6% of people living in the suburb of Wembley were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.3% England, 4.1% India, 2.1% New Zealand, 1.8% Ireland, 1.4% Malaysia, 1.2% China , 1.2% South Africa, 1.1% Scotland, 0.8% Philippines, 0.7% Singapore, 0.6% Italy, 0.6% United States of America, 0.6% Canada, 0.6% Bhutan.

75.3% of people living in Wembley speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.2% Other, 2.2% Other, 1.8% Mandarin, 1.0% Italian, 0.8% Hindi, 0.8% Cantonese, 0.7% Spanish, 0.6% Greek.

The religious makeup of Wembley is 26.5% Catholic, 26.2% No religion, 15.9% Anglican, 8.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.8% Hinduism, 3.1% Uniting Church, 2.3% Buddhism, 1.8% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Eastern Orthodox, 1.6% Islam.

46.3% of people are married, 38.6% have never married and 7.6% are divorced and 2.6% are separated. There are 420 widowed people living in Wembley.

61.8% of the people living in Wembley over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.3% are working on a part time basis. Wembley has an unemployment rate of 3.6%.

The main occupations of people living in Wembley are 37.5% Professionals, 13.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.6% Managers, 10.1% Technicians & trades workers, 8.8% Community & personal service workers, 8.0% Sales workers, 5.5% Labourers, 3.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Wembley work in are 15.4% Health care and social assistance, 14.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 9.2% Education and training, 9.1% Retail trade, 6.3% Construction, 6.1% Mining, 6.0% Accommodation and food services, 5.7% Public administration and safety, 4.1% Manufacturing.

27.5% of homes are fully owned, and 31.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 37.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $868 per week and the median household income is $1585 per week.

The median rent in Wembley is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2167 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Wembley postcode 6014

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