Drummond Cove Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Drummond Cove (6532) is a suburb of South East & Central, Mid West, Western Australia. It is about 384 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Drummond Cove is in the federal electorate of Durack.

In the 2011 census the population of Drummond Cove was 1,152 and is comprised of approximately 50.1% females and 49.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Drummond Cove is 33 years of age.

82.9% of people living in the suburb of Drummond Cove were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.3% England, 2.6% New Zealand, 1.4% Scotland, 1.0% South Africa, 0.9% Jersey, 0.7% Zimbabwe, 0.6% Austria, 0.6% United States of America, 0.6% Germany, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Switzerland, 0.4% Greece, 0.3% Thailand, 0.3% Malaysia.

93.1% of people living in Drummond Cove speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.1% Other, 1.1% German, 0.3% Thai, 0.3% Australian Indigenous Languages , 0.3% French, 0.3% Polish, 0.3% Tagalog, 0.3% Mandarin.

The religious makeup of Drummond Cove is 36.5% Catholic, 21.8% No religion, 20.7% Anglican, 6.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.7% Uniting Church, 2.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Lutheran, 1.1% Pentecostal, 0.7% Buddhism.

58.2% of people are married, 29.7% have never married and 5.7% are divorced and 3.5% are separated. There are 25 widowed people living in Drummond Cove.

60.4% of the people living in Drummond Cove over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 28.1% are working on a part time basis. Drummond Cove has an unemployment rate of 4.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Drummond Cove are 20.7% Technicians & trades workers, 13.9% Professionals, 13.4% Managers, 13.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.7% Community & personal service workers, 8.8% Labourers, 8.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.5% Sales workers, 1.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Drummond Cove work in are 15.8% Construction, 12.0% Retail trade, 11.5% Health care and social assistance, 8.0% Education and training, 7.6% Public administration and safety, 6.9% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.6% Mining, 4.2% Manufacturing, 4.2% Other services.

24.8% of homes are fully owned, and 44.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 28.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $723 per week and the median household income is $1755 per week.

The median rent in Drummond Cove is $350 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1918 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Drummond Cove postcode 6532

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