Belair Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Belair (5052) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 8 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Belair is in the federal electorates of Boothby, Mayo.

In the 2011 census the population of Belair was 4,390 and is comprised of approximately 51.0% females and 49.0% males.

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

72.9% of people living in the suburb of Belair were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 10.3% England, 1.0% Germany, 1.0% New Zealand, 0.9% Scotland, 0.8% United States of America, 0.8% South Africa, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.5% China , 0.5% Canada, 0.4% Italy, 0.3% Korea, Republic of , 0.3% Wales, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% Malaysia.

90.9% of people living in Belair speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.1% German, 1.0% Other, 0.4% Italian, 0.4% French, 0.3% Mandarin, 0.3% Greek, 0.2% Cantonese, 0.2% Korean.

The religious makeup of Belair is 36.0% No religion, 18.2% Anglican, 12.2% Catholic, 11.4% Uniting Church, 7.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.1% Lutheran, 2.7% Christian, nfd, 2.7% Baptist, 1.0% Buddhism, 1.0% Other religious affiliation .

59.6% of people are married, 25.6% have never married and 6.9% are divorced and 1.9% are separated. There are 219 widowed people living in Belair.

53.9% of the people living in Belair over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 36.6% are working on a part time basis. Belair has an unemployment rate of 3.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Belair are 38.1% Professionals, 15.9% Managers, 11.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.3% Community & personal service workers, 9.1% Technicians & trades workers, 7.5% Sales workers, 4.7% Labourers, 1.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 1.3% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Belair work in are 17.2% Health care and social assistance, 14.7% Education and training, 10.0% Professional, scientific and technical services, 9.2% Public administration and safety, 8.4% Retail trade, 6.5% Construction, 5.8% Manufacturing, 4.7% Accommodation and food services, 3.5% Financial and insurance services.

40.5% of homes are fully owned, and 42.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 9.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $730 per week and the median household income is $1707 per week.

The median rent in Belair is $310 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1876 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Belair postcode 5052

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