Iluka Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Iluka (6028) is a suburb of South Western, Heartlands, Western Australia. It is about 27 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Iluka is in the federal electorate of Moore.

In the 2011 census the population of Iluka was 4,561 and is comprised of approximately 50.1% females and 49.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Iluka is 39 years of age.

44.7% of people living in the suburb of Iluka were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 25.1% England, 7.5% South Africa, 3.2% Scotland, 2.0% Ireland, 1.5% New Zealand, 1.2% Malaysia, 0.9% Kenya, 0.9% Singapore, 0.8% United States of America, 0.7% Zimbabwe, 0.6% India, 0.5% Wales, 0.5% Canada, 0.5% Northern Ireland.

87.4% of people living in Iluka speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.8% Other, 1.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Mandarin, 0.7% Arabic, 0.7% Cantonese, 0.5% Polish, 0.5% Italian, 0.5% Persian, 0.4% Other.

The religious makeup of Iluka is 29.5% Catholic, 28.9% Anglican, 17.1% No religion, 4.1% Uniting Church, 3.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.3% Baptist, 2.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.9% Christian, nfd, 1.1% Eastern Orthodox, 1.1% Pentecostal.

65.2% of people are married, 28.3% have never married and 3.2% are divorced and 1.7% are separated. There are 61 widowed people living in Iluka.

60.5% of the people living in Iluka over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.5% are working on a part time basis. Iluka has an unemployment rate of 3.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Iluka are 22.4% Professionals, 17.1% Managers, 16.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.9% Technicians & trades workers, 11.1% Sales workers, 8.9% Community & personal service workers, 5.2% Labourers, 2.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Iluka work in are 13.2% Construction, 11.5% Retail trade, 10.3% Professional, scientific and technical services, 10.1% Health care and social assistance, 7.5% Education and training, 6.5% Manufacturing, 5.7% Public administration and safety, 5.5% Accommodation and food services, 4.8% Financial and insurance services.

31.8% of homes are fully owned, and 59.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 7.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $758 per week and the median household income is $2595 per week.

The median rent in Iluka is $600 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2500 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Iluka postcode 6028

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