Erowal Bay Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Erowal Bay (2540) is a suburb of South Coast, South Coast, New South Wales. It is about 146 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Erowal Bay is in the federal electorate of Gilmore.

In the 2011 census the population of Erowal Bay was 552 and is comprised of approximately 47.6% females and 52.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Erowal Bay is 47 years of age.

83.8% of people living in the suburb of Erowal Bay were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.5% England, 1.1% New Zealand, 0.9% Wales, 0.9% Zimbabwe, 0.9% Germany, 0.9% Greece, 0.7% Canada, 0.7% Peru, 0.7% Scotland.

93.1% of people living in Erowal Bay speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Greek, 0.9% Other, 0.7% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Erowal Bay is 34.5% Anglican, 21.9% No religion, 21.0% Catholic, 7.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.6% Uniting Church, 2.4% Christian, nfd, 1.6% Pentecostal, 1.1% Eastern Orthodox, 1.1% Other religious affiliation .

55.1% of people are married, 25.2% have never married and 8.0% are divorced and 4.0% are separated. There are 35 widowed people living in Erowal Bay.

54.9% of the people living in Erowal Bay over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.2% are working on a part time basis. Erowal Bay has an unemployment rate of 9.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Erowal Bay are 23.2% Professionals, 17.3% Technicians & trades workers, 14.1% Managers, 11.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.4% Labourers, 10.9% Community & personal service workers, 6.4% Sales workers, 5.5% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Erowal Bay work in are 16.8% Education and training, 16.8% Health care and social assistance, 13.6% Public administration and safety, 11.8% Construction, 8.6% Manufacturing, 6.8% Accommodation and food services, 6.4% Retail trade, 5.0% Professional, scientific and technical services, 3.2% Other services.

41.1% of homes are fully owned, and 36.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 21.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $437 per week and the median household income is $1104 per week.

The median rent in Erowal Bay is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1617 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Erowal Bay postcode 2540

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