Wungong Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Wungong (6112) is a suburb of Perth, Southern Suburbs, Western Australia. It is about 28 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Wungong is in the federal electorate of Canning.

In the 2011 census the population of Wungong was 229 and is comprised of approximately 56.3% females and 43.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Wungong is 41 years of age.

72.7% of people living in the suburb of Wungong were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 10.8% England, 3.5% Netherlands, 2.6% South Africa, 2.2% Switzerland, 1.7% Malaysia, 1.3% Scotland.

88.7% of people living in Wungong speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.6% Other, 1.3% Dutch, 1.3% Italian, 1.3% German, 1.3% Mandarin.

The religious makeup of Wungong is 21.9% No religion, 17.1% Anglican, 15.8% Catholic, 13.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 10.1% Christian, nfd, 7.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.8% Uniting Church, 3.1% Pentecostal, 2.6% Baptist, 2.2% Buddhism.

52.8% of people are married, 33.0% have never married and 10.8% are divorced and 0.0% are separated. There are 6 widowed people living in Wungong.

59.0% of the people living in Wungong over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 38.5% are working on a part time basis. Wungong has an unemployment rate of 0.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Wungong are 18.6% Technicians & trades workers, 17.8% Managers, 15.3% Professionals, 14.4% Community & personal service workers, 10.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 7.6% Sales workers, 7.6% Labourers, 5.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Wungong work in are 17.4% Construction, 13.0% Education and training, 12.2% Health care and social assistance, 11.3% Accommodation and food services, 11.3% Retail trade, 8.7% Transport, postal and warehousing, 7.8% Manufacturing, 5.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 5.2% Public administration and safety.

36.8% of homes are fully owned, and 42.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 16.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $690 per week and the median household income is $1708 per week.

The median rent in Wungong is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1900 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Wungong postcode 6112

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