Muckenburra Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Muckenburra (6503) is a suburb of South East & Central, Mid West, Western Australia. It is about 69 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Muckenburra is in the federal electorate of Pearce.

In the 2011 census the population of Muckenburra was 501 and is comprised of approximately 47.1% females and 52.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Muckenburra is 44 years of age.

72.1% of people living in the suburb of Muckenburra were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 8.4% England, 2.8% New Zealand, 1.2% Malaysia, 1.2% Denmark, 1.2% Vietnam, 1.0% South Africa, 1.0% Netherlands, 1.0% Germany, 1.0% Switzerland.

86.4% of people living in Muckenburra speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.4% German, 1.2% Dutch, 0.6% Hindi, 0.6% Vietnamese, 0.6% Cantonese, 0.6% Other, 0.6% Mandarin, 0.6% Japanese.

The religious makeup of Muckenburra is 28.7% Anglican, 25.3% No religion, 15.9% Catholic, 12.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.4% Uniting Church, 3.0% Christian, nfd, 1.4% Buddhism, 1.2% Jehovah's Witnesses, 1.2% Latter-day Saints, 1.2% Presbyterian and Reformed.

53.1% of people are married, 32.5% have never married and 9.2% are divorced and 2.7% are separated. There are 10 widowed people living in Muckenburra.

57.8% of the people living in Muckenburra over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 29.5% are working on a part time basis. Muckenburra has an unemployment rate of 4.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Muckenburra are 29.2% Managers, 15.9% Labourers, 14.6% Technicians & trades workers, 14.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.9% Professionals, 3.9% Sales workers, 3.9% Community & personal service workers, 1.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Muckenburra work in are 31.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 12.5% Construction, 8.6% Manufacturing, 6.0% Retail trade, 5.6% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.3% Education and training, 4.3% Mining, 3.9% Public administration and safety, 3.9% Health care and social assistance.

46.7% of homes are fully owned, and 33.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 15.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $495 per week and the median household income is $1057 per week.

The median rent in Muckenburra is $150 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1600 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Muckenburra postcode 6503

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