Ferryden Park Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Ferryden Park (5010) is a suburb of Adelaide, Western & Beach Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 8 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Ferryden Park is in the federal electorate of Port Adelaide.

In the 2011 census the population of Ferryden Park was 4,100 and is comprised of approximately 52.0% females and 48.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Ferryden Park is 36 years of age.

49.2% of people living in the suburb of Ferryden Park were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 13.4% Vietnam, 3.4% India, 2.8% China , 2.4% Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2.4% Cambodia, 2.0% England, 1.7% Italy, 1.1% Greece, 1.0% Malaysia, 0.9% Philippines, 0.6% New Zealand, 0.6% South Eastern Europe, nfd, 0.6% Poland, 0.5% Croatia.

39.7% of people living in Ferryden Park speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 18.7% Vietnamese, 7.2% Other, 7.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.4% Khmer, 3.2% Cantonese, 3.1% Greek, 2.9% Mandarin, 2.4% Serbian, 2.2% Italian.

The religious makeup of Ferryden Park is 21.9% Catholic, 18.3% Buddhism, 16.7% No religion, 9.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.7% Eastern Orthodox, 5.3% Islam, 5.0% Anglican, 4.1% Uniting Church, 1.8% Hinduism, 1.6% Lutheran.

46.2% of people are married, 35.4% have never married and 9.2% are divorced and 3.5% are separated. There are 187 widowed people living in Ferryden Park.

56.2% of the people living in Ferryden Park 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. Ferryden Park has an unemployment rate of 7.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Ferryden Park are 20.9% Labourers, 16.9% Professionals, 13.7% Technicians & trades workers, 11.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.4% Sales workers, 8.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.8% Community & personal service workers, 7.9% Managers, 2.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Ferryden Park work in are 19.1% Manufacturing, 12.5% Health care and social assistance, 11.1% Retail trade, 7.7% Accommodation and food services, 5.8% Education and training, 5.2% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.2% Construction, 5.0% Other services, 4.6% Public administration and safety.

17.8% of homes are fully owned, and 36.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 41.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $382 per week and the median household income is $852 per week.

The median rent in Ferryden Park is $140 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1655 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Ferryden Park postcode 5010

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