Orange Grove Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Orange Grove (6109) is a suburb of Perth, Southern Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 17 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Orange Grove is in the federal electorate of Hasluck.

In the 2011 census the population of Orange Grove was 649 and is comprised of approximately 43.8% females and 56.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Orange Grove is 47 years of age.

70.2% of people living in the suburb of Orange Grove were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 8.1% England, 3.7% New Zealand, 1.5% Italy, 0.9% Indonesia, 0.8% Portugal, 0.8% Netherlands, 0.8% Seychelles, 0.8% Singapore, 0.6% India, 0.6% Zimbabwe, 0.6% Papua New Guinea, 0.6% Malaysia, 0.6% Scotland, 0.6% Philippines.

86.6% of people living in Orange Grove speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 5.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.2% Indonesian, 1.1% Italian, 0.9% Spanish, 0.9% Dutch, 0.8% Filipino , 0.5% Thai, 0.5% Hungarian, 0.5% French.

The religious makeup of Orange Grove is 23.9% No religion, 22.0% Catholic, 21.0% Anglican, 9.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.5% Uniting Church, 3.7% Christian, nfd, 3.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.3% Baptist, 1.7% Other religious affiliation , 1.5% Islam.

49.5% of people are married, 28.3% have never married and 13.3% are divorced and 6.6% are separated. There are 13 widowed people living in Orange Grove.

56.3% of the people living in Orange Grove 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. Orange Grove has an unemployment rate of 5.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Orange Grove are 17.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 16.5% Technicians & trades workers, 15.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 13.0% Managers, 10.3% Professionals, 8.1% Sales workers, 8.1% Labourers, 6.8% Community & personal service workers, 4.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Orange Grove work in are 12.9% Manufacturing, 10.8% Construction, 9.7% Retail trade, 9.2% Transport, postal and warehousing, 8.1% Education and training, 7.5% Wholesale trade, 7.0% Health care and social assistance, 6.5% Public administration and safety, 4.9% Mining.

45.4% of homes are fully owned, and 28.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 23.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $680 per week and the median household income is $1115 per week.

The median rent in Orange Grove is $165 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2600 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Orange Grove postcode 6109

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