Wareemba Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Wareemba (2046) is a suburb of Sydney, Inner West, New South Wales. It is about 7 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Wareemba is in the federal electorate of Reid.

In the 2011 census the population of Wareemba was 1,474 and is comprised of approximately 52.8% females and 47.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Wareemba is 41 years of age.

65.0% of people living in the suburb of Wareemba were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 13.1% Italy, 3.1% England, 1.4% New Zealand, 1.2% China , 0.9% Ireland, 0.7% South Africa, 0.7% Germany, 0.7% Scotland, 0.6% Greece, 0.5% Spain, 0.5% Malaysia, 0.4% Croatia, 0.4% Egypt, 0.4% Philippines.

63.2% of people living in Wareemba speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 22.3% Italian, 3.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.7% Greek, 1.2% Other, 1.0% Cantonese, 0.8% Spanish, 0.7% Mandarin, 0.5% Vietnamese, 0.5% Serbian.

The religious makeup of Wareemba is 55.5% Catholic, 13.3% No religion, 10.3% Anglican, 6.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.9% Eastern Orthodox, 1.7% Uniting Church, 1.6% Christian, nfd, 1.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.1% Islam, 1.0% Judaism.

54.7% of people are married, 29.6% have never married and 6.3% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 89 widowed people living in Wareemba.

63.6% of the people living in Wareemba over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.6% are working on a part time basis. Wareemba has an unemployment rate of 4.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Wareemba are 24.7% Professionals, 21.9% Managers, 19.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.5% Technicians & trades workers, 9.2% Sales workers, 6.8% Community & personal service workers, 4.3% Labourers, 1.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Wareemba work in are 10.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 9.9% Retail trade, 9.5% Health care and social assistance, 8.7% Education and training, 8.3% Construction, 7.9% Financial and insurance services, 6.3% Public administration and safety, 6.3% Manufacturing, 5.8% Wholesale trade.

43.1% of homes are fully owned, and 25.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 29.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $693 per week and the median household income is $1634 per week.

The median rent in Wareemba is $480 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2903 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Wareemba postcode 2046

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