West Richmond Demographics (SA) Local Stats

West Richmond (5033) is a suburb of Adelaide, Western & Beach Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 5 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. West Richmond is in the federal electorate of Hindmarsh.

In the 2011 census the population of West Richmond was 922 and is comprised of approximately 47.2% females and 52.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of West Richmond is 35 years of age.

64.4% of people living in the suburb of West Richmond were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.3% Greece, 3.6% England, 2.7% China , 2.5% India, 1.9% Italy, 1.5% Cyprus, 1.5% Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1.0% Vietnam, 1.0% New Zealand, 1.0% Cambodia, 1.0% Egypt, 1.0% Scotland, 0.9% Malaysia, 0.9% Germany.

66.4% of people living in West Richmond speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 8.5% Greek, 4.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.9% Other, 2.3% Mandarin, 2.2% Italian, 1.5% Vietnamese, 1.5% Cantonese, 1.3% Arabic, 1.1% Punjabi.

The religious makeup of West Richmond is 25.5% No religion, 24.0% Catholic, 11.5% Eastern Orthodox, 6.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.7% Uniting Church, 5.6% Anglican, 4.3% Buddhism, 3.1% Islam, 2.7% Other Religious Groups, 2.7% Lutheran.

38.3% of people are married, 41.4% have never married and 10.4% are divorced and 4.4% are separated. There are 43 widowed people living in West Richmond.

57.9% of the people living in West Richmond over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.0% are working on a part time basis. West Richmond has an unemployment rate of 4.7%.

The main occupations of people living in West Richmond are 17.6% Professionals, 16.0% Technicians & trades workers, 15.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.7% Community & personal service workers, 11.6% Labourers, 9.8% Sales workers, 6.5% Managers, 6.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 4.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from West Richmond work in are 13.6% Retail trade, 12.0% Health care and social assistance, 10.0% Manufacturing, 9.6% Accommodation and food services, 9.6% Construction, 8.0% Public administration and safety, 6.5% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.0% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.7% Education and training.

27.5% of homes are fully owned, and 35.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 33.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $514 per week and the median household income is $1011 per week.

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

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for West Richmond postcode 5033

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