Vaucluse Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Vaucluse (2030) is a suburb of Sydney, Eastern Suburbs, New South Wales. It is about 7 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Vaucluse is in the federal electorate of Wentworth.

In the 2011 census the population of Vaucluse was 9,051 and is comprised of approximately 51.5% females and 48.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Vaucluse is 39 years of age.

57.0% of people living in the suburb of Vaucluse were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 8.2% South Africa, 5.2% England, 2.0% New Zealand, 1.6% United States of America, 1.4% Israel, 1.4% China , 1.1% Hungary, 0.9% Hong Kong , 0.8% Russian Federation, 0.8% Germany, 0.7% Italy, 0.7% Greece, 0.5% India, 0.5% Scotland.

75.5% of people living in Vaucluse speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.9% Other, 2.5% Greek, 1.8% Russian, 1.4% Mandarin, 1.3% Cantonese, 1.1% Italian, 1.0% Hungarian, 1.0% French.

The religious makeup of Vaucluse is 25.5% Judaism, 20.0% Catholic, 16.4% No religion, 14.1% Anglican, 9.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.7% Eastern Orthodox, 1.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.2% Buddhism, 1.0% Uniting Church, 0.9% Islam.

54.9% of people are married, 32.0% have never married and 6.2% are divorced and 2.0% are separated. There are 345 widowed people living in Vaucluse.

59.8% of the people living in Vaucluse over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.7% are working on a part time basis. Vaucluse has an unemployment rate of 3.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Vaucluse are 35.3% Professionals, 24.2% Managers, 12.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.4% Sales workers, 7.1% Community & personal service workers, 5.5% Technicians & trades workers, 3.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 2.3% Labourers, 1.1% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Vaucluse work in are 15.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 11.2% Health care and social assistance, 10.3% Financial and insurance services, 8.4% Retail trade, 8.3% Education and training, 6.6% Wholesale trade, 5.6% Accommodation and food services, 5.0% Construction, 4.0% Rental, hiring and real estate services.

41.2% of homes are fully owned, and 29.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 26.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $941 per week and the median household income is $2425 per week.

The median rent in Vaucluse is $531 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $3250 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Vaucluse postcode 2030

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