Glenside Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Glenside (5065) is a suburb of Adelaide, Eastern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 4 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Glenside is in the federal electorate of Sturt.

In the 2011 census the population of Glenside was 2,236 and is comprised of approximately 55.4% females and 44.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of Glenside is 47 years of age.

62.5% of people living in the suburb of Glenside were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.3% England, 4.1% China , 2.9% India, 1.9% Malaysia, 1.3% New Zealand, 1.2% Korea, Republic of , 1.0% Germany, 1.0% Iran, 0.9% Philippines, 0.7% Italy, 0.7% Indonesia, 0.6% Scotland, 0.6% Vietnam, 0.6% Greece.

71.6% of people living in Glenside speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.8% Mandarin, 2.2% Other, 1.4% Arabic, 1.4% Cantonese, 1.3% Korean, 1.2% Spanish, 1.2% Italian, 1.0% Persian.

The religious makeup of Glenside is 26.6% No religion, 18.1% Anglican, 17.4% Catholic, 8.9% Uniting Church, 8.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.7% Islam, 2.3% Eastern Orthodox, 2.3% Buddhism, 2.3% Lutheran, 2.0% Presbyterian and Reformed.

42.4% of people are married, 30.8% have never married and 10.1% are divorced and 2.4% are separated. There are 284 widowed people living in Glenside.

54.4% of the people living in Glenside over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.5% are working on a part time basis. Glenside has an unemployment rate of 7.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Glenside are 32.3% Professionals, 17.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.9% Managers, 10.1% Sales workers, 9.2% Community & personal service workers, 8.2% Technicians & trades workers, 6.0% Labourers, 2.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 1.7% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Glenside work in are 14.2% Health care and social assistance, 12.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 10.0% Retail trade, 7.7% Public administration and safety, 7.0% Education and training, 6.8% Accommodation and food services, 5.4% Manufacturing, 5.3% Construction, 4.8% Financial and insurance services.

33.3% of homes are fully owned, and 18.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 32.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $528 per week and the median household income is $854 per week.

The median rent in Glenside is $253 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1647 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Glenside postcode 5065

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