Bawley Point Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Bawley Point (2539) is a suburb of South Coast, South Coast, New South Wales. It is about 199 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Bawley Point is in the federal electorate of Gilmore.

In the 2011 census the population of Bawley Point was 591 and is comprised of approximately 49.1% females and 50.9% males.

The median/average age of the population of Bawley Point is 52 years of age.

80.5% of people living in the suburb of Bawley Point were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.6% England, 1.7% New Zealand, 1.7% Netherlands, 1.2% Germany, 0.8% Fiji, 0.8% Croatia, 0.8% Ireland, 0.8% Italy, 0.8% Vietnam, 0.7% United States of America, 0.7% Scotland.

91.4% of people living in Bawley Point speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.2% Dutch, 0.8% Italian, 0.7% Other, 0.7% French, 0.5% Thai, 0.5% Vietnamese, 0.5% Maltese, 0.5% Japanese.

The religious makeup of Bawley Point is 28.3% Anglican, 28.1% No religion, 14.7% Catholic, 7.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.9% Uniting Church, 3.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.9% Buddhism, 2.5% Baptist, 2.4% Christian, nfd, 1.4% Other religious affiliation .

55.4% of people are married, 23.8% have never married and 11.9% are divorced and 1.6% are separated. There are 38 widowed people living in Bawley Point.

44.2% of the people living in Bawley Point over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 42.0% are working on a part time basis. Bawley Point has an unemployment rate of 6.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Bawley Point are 20.5% Technicians & trades workers, 17.7% Professionals, 15.3% Sales workers, 14.9% Labourers, 10.2% Managers, 9.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.8% Community & personal service workers, 2.8% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Bawley Point work in are 16.2% Retail trade, 15.7% Construction, 14.4% Accommodation and food services, 11.1% Education and training, 9.3% Health care and social assistance, 4.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.2% Rental, hiring and real estate services, 3.7% Public administration and safety, 3.2% Manufacturing.

58.9% of homes are fully owned, and 26.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 10.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $438 per week and the median household income is $758 per week.

The median rent in Bawley Point is $210 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1127 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Bawley Point postcode 2539

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