Narrawong Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Narrawong (3285) is a suburb of South Western Victoria, Great Ocean Rd/Otway Ranges, Victoria. It is about 289 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Narrawong is in the federal electorate of Wannon.

In the 2011 census the population of Narrawong was 351 and is comprised of approximately 49.9% females and 50.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Narrawong is 45 years of age.

86.9% of people living in the suburb of Narrawong were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.8% England, 1.4% Wales, 1.1% South Africa.

95.2% of people living in Narrawong speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.1% Indonesian, 0.8% Italian.

The religious makeup of Narrawong is 36.5% No religion, 15.0% Catholic, 14.7% Anglican, 9.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 7.1% Uniting Church, 4.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.5% Lutheran, 2.5% Salvation Army, 1.7% Other Religious Groups, 0.8% Eastern Orthodox.

56.2% of people are married, 26.7% have never married and 9.7% are divorced and 1.7% are separated. There are 16 widowed people living in Narrawong.

57.5% of the people living in Narrawong over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.8% are working on a part time basis. Narrawong has an unemployment rate of 3.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Narrawong are 27.4% Professionals, 15.1% Managers, 13.4% Technicians & trades workers, 11.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.9% Labourers, 7.3% Community & personal service workers, 6.7% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Narrawong work in are 16.8% Manufacturing, 16.2% Health care and social assistance, 13.4% Education and training, 11.7% Retail trade, 9.5% Construction, 8.4% Accommodation and food services, 6.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 5.6% Public administration and safety, 3.9% Professional, scientific and technical services.

37.4% of homes are fully owned, and 48.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 12.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $528 per week and the median household income is $1287 per week.

The median rent in Narrawong is $280 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1508 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Narrawong postcode 3285

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