Parkerville Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Parkerville (6081) is a suburb of South Western, Heartlands, Western Australia. It is about 28 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Parkerville is in the federal electorate of Pearce.

In the 2011 census the population of Parkerville was 2,228 and is comprised of approximately 49.6% females and 50.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Parkerville is 38 years of age.

72.8% of people living in the suburb of Parkerville were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 11.0% England, 3.9% New Zealand, 1.1% Scotland, 1.1% Netherlands, 0.9% Germany, 0.5% Ireland, 0.5% India, 0.4% Zimbabwe, 0.4% South Africa, 0.3% Canada, 0.3% United States of America, 0.3% Japan, 0.3% Denmark, 0.3% Wales.

93.8% of people living in Parkerville speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% German, 0.4% Dutch, 0.4% Italian, 0.4% Other, 0.2% Japanese, 0.2% French, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% Tagalog.

The religious makeup of Parkerville is 38.2% No religion, 21.0% Anglican, 15.5% Catholic, 9.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.2% Christian, nfd, 2.8% Uniting Church, 1.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Baptist, 1.1% Other religious affiliation , 0.7% Jehovah's Witnesses.

57.2% of people are married, 30.0% have never married and 7.8% are divorced and 3.0% are separated. There are 34 widowed people living in Parkerville.

59.4% of the people living in Parkerville 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. Parkerville has an unemployment rate of 3.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Parkerville are 21.3% Professionals, 18.6% Technicians & trades workers, 16.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.3% Managers, 9.0% Community & personal service workers, 7.4% Sales workers, 6.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 6.2% Labourers, 1.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Parkerville work in are 11.8% Construction, 10.7% Education and training, 9.1% Health care and social assistance, 8.5% Mining, 8.4% Retail trade, 7.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.2% Public administration and safety, 6.8% Manufacturing, 5.4% Transport, postal and warehousing.

32.6% of homes are fully owned, and 56.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 8.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $747 per week and the median household income is $1851 per week.

The median rent in Parkerville is $360 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1800 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Parkerville postcode 6081

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