West Toodyay Demographics (WA) Local Stats

West Toodyay (6566) is a suburb of South East & Central, Mid West, Western Australia. It is about 68 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. West Toodyay is in the federal electorate of Pearce.

In the 2011 census the population of West Toodyay was 433 and is comprised of approximately 52.4% females and 47.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of West Toodyay is 48 years of age.

68.8% of people living in the suburb of West Toodyay were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 12.0% England, 1.9% New Zealand, 1.9% Germany, 1.6% South Africa, 1.4% Taiwan, 1.4% Canada, 1.2% United States of America, 1.2% Scotland, 0.9% Malaysia, 0.9% Zimbabwe, 0.7% Netherlands, 0.7% Italy.

88.9% of people living in West Toodyay speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.4% Mandarin, 0.7% Hungarian, 0.7% Italian, 0.7% Cantonese, 0.7% German.

The religious makeup of West Toodyay is 38.2% No religion, 21.3% Anglican, 11.8% Catholic, 10.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.6% Uniting Church, 3.5% Christian, nfd, 3.0% Baptist, 1.6% Jehovah's Witnesses, 1.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 0.9% Islam.

52.0% of people are married, 25.1% have never married and 14.1% are divorced and 5.6% are separated. There are 11 widowed people living in West Toodyay.

47.7% of the people living in West Toodyay over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.3% are working on a part time basis. West Toodyay has an unemployment rate of 4.6%.

The main occupations of people living in West Toodyay are 16.6% Managers, 14.6% Community & personal service workers, 13.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.2% Professionals, 13.2% Technicians & trades workers, 12.2% Labourers, 8.8% Sales workers, 7.8% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from West Toodyay work in are 11.1% Retail trade, 11.1% Health care and social assistance, 10.6% Construction, 10.1% Public administration and safety, 8.7% Education and training, 8.7% Accommodation and food services, 7.2% Mining, 5.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.3% Professional, scientific and technical services.

42.9% of homes are fully owned, and 39.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $528 per week and the median household income is $1112 per week.

The median rent in West Toodyay is $270 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1665 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for West Toodyay postcode 6566

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