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Merrylands, NSW 2160

Suburb Demographics (Census 2011)

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Postcode2160
SuburbMerrylands
Population size in 201126,658 People
Born in Australia (%)50.49 %
Born Overseas - Top 5 (%)
1. Born elsewhere (11.94%)
2. Lebanon (8.40%)
3. China excl SARs and Taiwan (3.75%)
4. India (3.74%)
5. Philippines (1.90%)
Age Median of People32 Year old
Age Statistics (%)
1. 0 - 12 Years (19.03%)
2. 13 - 19 Years (9.24%)
3. 20 - 39 Years (33.27%)
4. 40 - 59 Years (23.43%)
5. 60+ Years (17.09%)
Family Statistics (%)
1. Married in a Registered Marriage (50.36%)
2. Married in a De Facto Marriage (3.67%)
3. Not Married (45.97%)
Religion Statistics (%)
1. Christianity (55.44%)
2. Islam (19.28%)
3. Others or no religion (8.17%)
4. Hinduism (4.10%)
5. Buddhism (3.59%)
6. Judaism (0.02%)
Highest Year of School Completed (%)
1. Year 12 or equivalent (55.39%)
2. Year 11 or equivalent (5.54%)
3. Year 10 or equivalent (21.09%)
4. Year 9 or equivalent (5.42%)
5. Year 8 or below (8.93%)
6. Did not go to school (3.63%)
Nature of Property Occupancy
1. Rented (39.27%)
2. Owned with a mortgage (28.54%)
3. Owned outright (28.16%)
4. Not stated (3.39%)
5. Other tenure type (0.64%)
Type of Dwelling (%)
1. Occupied Separate house (55.69%)
2. Occupied Flat, unit or apartment (27.27%)
3. Occupied Semi-detached, terrace house or townhouse (10.91%)
4. Unoccupied private dwellings (5.94%)
5. Occupied Other dwelling incl. not stated (0.19%)
Income ($/weekly)
Suburb's median total personal income$418
State's median total personal income$561
Suburb's median total family income$1,125
State's median total family income$1,477
Suburb's median total household income$1,042
State's median total household income$1,237
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/monthly)$1,998
Median rent ($/weekly)
Suburb's median rent$320
State's median rent$300

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The demographics information are compiled from a variety of sources including the Australian Bureau of Statistics (2011 Census). Copyright in ABS Data resides with Commonwealth of Australia. Used with permission.