Highbury Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Highbury (6313) is a suburb of South Western, Heartlands, Western Australia. It is about 179 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Highbury is in the federal electorate of O'Connor.

In the 2011 census the population of Highbury was 366 and is comprised of approximately 50.0% females and 50.0% males.

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

84.0% of people living in the suburb of Highbury were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.9% England, 3.0% New Zealand, 1.4% South Africa, 1.4% Philippines.

95.4% of people living in Highbury speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.6% Tagalog, 1.1% Other.

The religious makeup of Highbury is 26.2% Anglican, 23.4% No religion, 22.9% Catholic, 7.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.4% Uniting Church, 4.1% Christian, nfd, 3.0% Lutheran, 1.1% Baptist, 1.1% Other Protestant, 0.8% Buddhism.

61.1% of people are married, 25.7% have never married and 6.1% are divorced and 4.1% are separated. There are 9 widowed people living in Highbury.

68.0% of the people living in Highbury over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.1% are working on a part time basis. Highbury has an unemployment rate of 0.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Highbury are 41.1% Managers, 11.4% Professionals, 9.4% Community & personal service workers, 9.4% Labourers, 8.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.4% Technicians & trades workers, 5.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 3.5% Sales workers, 3.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Highbury work in are 39.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 10.9% Health care and social assistance, 10.4% Education and training, 5.0% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.0% Retail trade, 4.5% Construction, 4.5% Inadequately described/Not stated, 3.0% Public administration and safety, 3.0% Manufacturing.

47.4% of homes are fully owned, and 31.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 18.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $571 per week and the median household income is $1062 per week.

The median rent in Highbury is $93 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1000 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Highbury postcode 6313

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