Hectorville Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Hectorville (5073) is a suburb of Adelaide, Eastern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 7 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Hectorville is in the federal electorate of Sturt.

In the 2011 census the population of Hectorville was 3,610 and is comprised of approximately 51.2% females and 48.8% males.

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

54.7% of people living in the suburb of Hectorville were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 15.5% Italy, 5.3% India, 3.4% China , 1.9% Korea, Republic of , 1.9% England, 1.3% Malaysia, 0.8% Sri Lanka, 0.7% Greece, 0.7% Germany, 0.7% Hong Kong , 0.6% New Zealand, 0.6% Vietnam, 0.5% Poland, 0.5% Philippines.

49.9% of people living in Hectorville speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 22.6% Italian, 3.5% Mandarin, 3.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.2% Other, 2.1% Korean, 2.0% Greek, 1.9% Cantonese, 1.7% Other, 1.5% Punjabi.

The religious makeup of Hectorville is 45.6% Catholic, 17.5% No religion, 5.2% Anglican, 4.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.7% Uniting Church, 3.4% Eastern Orthodox, 3.3% Hinduism, 2.7% Buddhism, 2.6% Other Religious Groups, 1.8% Christian, nfd.

48.2% of people are married, 33.3% have never married and 8.3% are divorced and 2.4% are separated. There are 240 widowed people living in Hectorville.

56.0% of the people living in Hectorville over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.7% are working on a part time basis. Hectorville has an unemployment rate of 6.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Hectorville are 21.0% Professionals, 17.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.8% Technicians & trades workers, 11.1% Labourers, 10.5% Community & personal service workers, 10.1% Sales workers, 9.6% Managers, 5.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Hectorville work in are 14.3% Health care and social assistance, 12.0% Retail trade, 8.6% Accommodation and food services, 8.4% Manufacturing, 7.9% Education and training, 7.9% Construction, 6.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.5% Public administration and safety, 4.1% Other services.

36.7% of homes are fully owned, and 23.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 36.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $432 per week and the median household income is $849 per week.

The median rent in Hectorville is $225 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1486 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Hectorville postcode 5073

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