Morangup Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Morangup (6083) is a suburb of South Western, Heartlands, Western Australia. It is about 61 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Morangup is in the federal electorate of Pearce.

In the 2011 census the population of Morangup was 931 and is comprised of approximately 49.6% females and 50.4% males.

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

67.7% of people living in the suburb of Morangup were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 11.4% England, 3.1% New Zealand, 1.2% Germany, 1.1% Italy, 1.0% South Africa, 0.9% Iceland, 0.8% India, 0.8% Scotland, 0.5% Syria, 0.5% Cyprus, 0.5% Wales, 0.5% Netherlands, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% China .

89.6% of people living in Morangup speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% Other, 1.0% Italian, 1.0% German, 0.3% Other.

The religious makeup of Morangup is 29.9% No religion, 26.4% Anglican, 15.6% Catholic, 11.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.3% Uniting Church, 2.8% Christian, nfd, 1.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.3% Baptist, 1.2% Other Religious Groups, 1.2% Other religious affiliation .

58.2% of people are married, 28.9% have never married and 8.3% are divorced and 3.2% are separated. There are 11 widowed people living in Morangup.

56.3% of the people living in Morangup over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.2% are working on a part time basis. Morangup has an unemployment rate of 5.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Morangup are 24.7% Technicians & trades workers, 16.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.6% Managers, 11.5% Professionals, 10.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.4% Community & personal service workers, 8.1% Labourers, 5.3% Sales workers, 0.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Morangup work in are 10.2% Construction, 9.6% Manufacturing, 9.6% Health care and social assistance, 8.7% Retail trade, 7.6% Public administration and safety, 7.6% Mining, 6.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.3% Other services, 5.1% Professional, scientific and technical services.

33.7% of homes are fully owned, and 57.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 8.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $570 per week and the median household income is $1385 per week.

The median rent in Morangup is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Morangup postcode 6083

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