Bibra Lake Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Bibra Lake (6163) is a suburb of Perth, Southern Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 15 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Bibra Lake is in the federal electorate of Fremantle.

In the 2011 census the population of Bibra Lake was 5,954 and is comprised of approximately 51.7% females and 48.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Bibra Lake is 39 years of age.

67.9% of people living in the suburb of Bibra Lake were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 9.0% England, 2.5% New Zealand, 1.3% South Africa, 1.3% Singapore, 1.2% Scotland, 1.1% Philippines, 0.8% Malaysia, 0.8% China , 0.8% India, 0.8% Italy, 0.7% Portugal, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Croatia.

84.8% of people living in Bibra Lake speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.6% Italian, 1.2% Mandarin, 1.1% Portuguese, 1.0% Spanish, 1.0% Other, 0.9% Cantonese, 0.7% Croatian, 0.5% Tagalog.

The religious makeup of Bibra Lake is 30.8% Catholic, 24.4% No religion, 18.7% Anglican, 5.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.5% Christian, nfd, 3.2% Uniting Church, 2.8% Baptist, 2.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.5% Buddhism, 1.2% Pentecostal.

53.0% of people are married, 31.0% have never married and 7.9% are divorced and 2.0% are separated. There are 294 widowed people living in Bibra Lake.

60.0% of the people living in Bibra Lake over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.4% are working on a part time basis. Bibra Lake has an unemployment rate of 3.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Bibra Lake are 20.3% Professionals, 17.2% Technicians & trades workers, 16.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.5% Managers, 10.3% Community & personal service workers, 10.3% Sales workers, 7.3% Labourers, 5.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Bibra Lake work in are 11.8% Health care and social assistance, 10.8% Retail trade, 9.8% Manufacturing, 9.8% Education and training, 9.5% Construction, 7.1% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.0% Public administration and safety, 5.1% Accommodation and food services, 4.9% Transport, postal and warehousing.

37.2% of homes are fully owned, and 45.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $694 per week and the median household income is $1525 per week.

The median rent in Bibra Lake is $350 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Bibra Lake postcode 6163

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