Glenelg South Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Glenelg South (5045) is a suburb of Adelaide, Southern Suburbs, South Australia. It is about 10 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Glenelg South is in the federal electorate of Hindmarsh.

In the 2011 census the population of Glenelg South was 2,340 and is comprised of approximately 54.6% females and 45.4% males.

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

71.9% of people living in the suburb of Glenelg South were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 8.7% England, 1.1% Scotland, 1.1% Germany, 1.0% New Zealand, 1.0% Ireland, 0.7% India, 0.7% South Africa, 0.7% Philippines, 0.7% Wales, 0.6% Canada, 0.6% United States of America, 0.5% Singapore, 0.5% Iran, 0.5% Netherlands.

87.4% of people living in Glenelg South speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.2% Other, 1.2% Italian, 1.1% Greek, 0.7% German, 0.6% Persian, 0.6% Dutch, 0.6% Korean, 0.5% Russian.

The religious makeup of Glenelg South is 27.7% No religion, 23.8% Catholic, 16.2% Anglican, 9.5% Uniting Church, 7.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.2% Eastern Orthodox, 2.1% Lutheran, 1.9% Christian, nfd, 1.5% Buddhism, 1.3% Other religious affiliation .

40.1% of people are married, 34.2% have never married and 11.9% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 248 widowed people living in Glenelg South.

57.7% of the people living in Glenelg South over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.7% are working on a part time basis. Glenelg South has an unemployment rate of 5.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Glenelg South are 28.1% Professionals, 16.5% Managers, 14.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.3% Community & personal service workers, 10.7% Sales workers, 9.2% Technicians & trades workers, 5.0% Labourers, 2.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Glenelg South work in are 15.7% Health care and social assistance, 10.2% Retail trade, 9.7% Education and training, 8.9% Accommodation and food services, 8.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.4% Public administration and safety, 6.5% Construction, 4.5% Manufacturing, 4.5% Financial and insurance services.

30.6% of homes are fully owned, and 24.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 40.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $667 per week and the median household income is $1195 per week.

The median rent in Glenelg South is $275 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Glenelg South postcode 5045

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