Yornup Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Yornup (6256) is a suburb of South Western, South West, Western Australia. It is about 234 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Yornup is in the federal electorate of O'Connor.

In the 2011 census the population of Yornup was 208 and is comprised of approximately 47.1% females and 52.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Yornup is 49 years of age.

87.1% of people living in the suburb of Yornup were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.9% England, 2.4% Netherlands, 2.4% Poland.

94.3% of people living in Yornup speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.4% Dutch, 1.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.4% Japanese, 1.4% Other.

The religious makeup of Yornup is 32.7% Anglican, 26.1% No religion, 12.8% Catholic, 8.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.6% Uniting Church, 4.3% Other Religious Groups, 2.8% Baptist, 1.4% Salvation Army, 1.4% Eastern Orthodox, 1.4% Christian, nfd.

63.0% of people are married, 20.6% have never married and 10.9% are divorced and 0.0% are separated. There are 9 widowed people living in Yornup.

61.7% of the people living in Yornup over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.7% are working on a part time basis. Yornup has an unemployment rate of 2.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Yornup are 43.3% Managers, 13.5% Technicians & trades workers, 11.5% Professionals, 8.7% Community & personal service workers, 8.7% Labourers, 6.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 4.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.9% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Yornup work in are 30.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 9.6% Public administration and safety, 9.6% Health care and social assistance, 8.7% Education and training, 6.7% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.7% Construction, 6.7% Mining, 4.8% Accommodation and food services, 4.8% Retail trade.

43.4% of homes are fully owned, and 33.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 22.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $497 per week and the median household income is $1444 per week.

The median rent in Yornup is $0 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Yornup postcode 6256

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