West End Demographics (WA) Local Stats

West End (6530) is a suburb of South East & Central, Mid West, Western Australia. It is about 374 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. West End is in the federal electorate of Durack.

In the 2011 census the population of West End was 481 and is comprised of approximately 51.8% females and 48.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of West End is 58 years of age.

69.8% of people living in the suburb of West End were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 11.2% England, 5.0% New Zealand, 1.9% Germany, 1.5% Philippines, 1.5% Scotland, 1.0% France, 0.8% South Africa, 0.8% Netherlands.

89.6% of people living in West End speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.2% French, 0.6% Other, 0.6% Tagalog, 0.6% Greek.

The religious makeup of West End is 31.4% Anglican, 24.3% Catholic, 18.7% No religion, 7.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.7% Uniting Church, 2.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.5% Christian, nfd, 1.5% Baptist, 1.2% Other religious affiliation , 1.0% Jehovah's Witnesses.

42.4% of people are married, 22.2% have never married and 17.9% are divorced and 5.4% are separated. There are 54 widowed people living in West End.

48.0% of the people living in West End over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.3% are working on a part time basis. West End has an unemployment rate of 9.6%.

The main occupations of people living in West End are 18.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 15.9% Labourers, 15.9% Technicians & trades workers, 14.8% Professionals, 11.5% Community & personal service workers, 8.8% Managers, 8.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.0% Sales workers.

The main industries people from West End work in are 16.3% Transport, postal and warehousing, 14.1% Health care and social assistance, 9.8% Retail trade, 9.8% Construction, 9.2% Accommodation and food services, 8.7% Public administration and safety, 7.6% Education and training, 4.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.9% Administrative and support services.

60.4% of homes are fully owned, and 8.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 28.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $395 per week and the median household income is $568 per week.

The median rent in West End is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1647 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for West End postcode 6530

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