South Morang Demographics (VIC) Local Stats
In the 2011 census the population of South Morang was 20,873 and is comprised of approximately 51.0% females and 49.0% males.
The median/average age of the people in South Morang is 31 years of age.
70.2% of people living in the suburb of South Morang were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.8% India, 2.6% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia , 2.5% Italy, 1.5% Sri Lanka, 1.5% England, 1.3% New Zealand, 1.1% Philippines, 0.7% Greece, 0.5% Lebanon, 0.5% Malta, 0.5% Egypt, 0.4% Iraq, 0.4% China , 0.4% Malaysia.
63.9% of people living in South Morang speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 5.8% Macedonian, 5.7% Italian, 3.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.9% Other, 2.5% Greek, 2.3% Arabic, 1.6% Punjabi, 1.2% Hindi, 1.1% Sinhalese.
The religious makeup of South Morang is 38.0% Catholic, 14.8% No religion, 13.3% Eastern Orthodox, 7.9% Anglican, 6.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.0% Islam, 2.7% Hinduism, 2.3% Uniting Church, 1.9% Buddhism, 1.7% Other Religious Groups.
55.8% of people are married, 30.3% have never married and 6.7% are divorced and 3.2% are separated. There are 615 widowed people living in South Morang.
63.8% of the people living in South Morang over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.0% are working on a part time basis. South Morang has an unemployment rate of 4.5%.
The main occupations of people living in South Morang are 17.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 15.9% Professionals, 15.4% Technicians & trades workers, 11.9% Sales workers, 10.8% Managers, 9.2% Labourers, 9.1% Community & personal service workers, 7.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.
The main industries people from South Morang work in are 12.7% Manufacturing, 12.7% Retail trade, 12.6% Health care and social assistance, 11.2% Construction, 6.6% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.8% Public administration and safety, 5.5% Education and training, 4.9% Wholesale trade, 4.6% Professional, scientific and technical services.
17.9% of homes are fully owned, and 61.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 18.5% of homes are rented.
The median individual income is $669 per week and the median household income is $1576 per week.
The median rent in South Morang is $340 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2000 per month.
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