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West Swan, WA 6055

Suburb Demographics (Census 2011)

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Postcode6055
SuburbWest Swan
Population size in 20111,212 People
Born in Australia (%)62.38 %
Born Overseas - Top 5 (%)
1. Born elsewhere (15.92%)
2. United Kingdom Channel Islands and Isle of Man (6.93%)
3. Italy (2.81%)
4. New Zealand (2.48%)
5. Philippines (0.91%)
Age Median of People41 Year old
Age Statistics (%)
1. 0 - 12 Years (8.75%)
2. 13 - 19 Years (8.42%)
3. 20 - 39 Years (29.73%)
4. 40 - 59 Years (30.22%)
5. 60+ Years (25.10%)
Family Statistics (%)
1. Married in a Registered Marriage (49.34%)
2. Married in a De Facto Marriage (8.24%)
3. Not Married (42.42%)
Religion Statistics (%)
1. Christianity (52.97%)
2. Others or no religion (26.90%)
3. Buddhism (1.32%)
4. Hinduism (0.50%)
5. Judaism (0.00%)
6. Islam (0.00%)
Highest Year of School Completed (%)
1. Year 12 or equivalent (37.02%)
2. Year 11 or equivalent (11.58%)
3. Year 10 or equivalent (35.69%)
4. Year 9 or equivalent (8.39%)
5. Year 8 or below (6.52%)
6. Did not go to school (0.80%)
Nature of Property Occupancy
1. Owned with a mortgage (34.30%)
2. Owned outright (33.43%)
3. Rented (16.86%)
4. Not stated (15.41%)
5. Other tenure type (0.00%)
Type of Dwelling (%)
1. Occupied Separate house (80.27%)
2. Occupied Other dwelling incl. not stated (11.20%)
3. Unoccupied private dwellings (8.53%)
4. Occupied Semi-detached, terrace house or townhouse (0.00%)
5. Occupied Flat, unit or apartment (0.00%)
Income ($/weekly)
Suburb's median total personal income$670
State's median total personal income$662
Suburb's median total family income$1,674
State's median total family income$1,722
Suburb's median total household income$1,433
State's median total household income$1,415
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/monthly)$2,297
Median rent ($/weekly)
Suburb's median rent$250
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.