Cape Burney Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Cape Burney (6532) is a suburb of South East & Central, Mid West, Western Australia. It is about 363 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Cape Burney is in the federal electorate of Durack.

In the 2011 census the population of Cape Burney was 456 and is comprised of approximately 49.3% females and 50.7% males.

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

80.8% of people living in the suburb of Cape Burney were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.5% England, 2.0% New Zealand, 1.8% Scotland, 1.3% France, 1.1% South Africa, 1.1% Germany.

92.8% of people living in Cape Burney speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.2% Other, 0.9% French, 0.7% Indonesian.

The religious makeup of Cape Burney is 27.3% No religion, 25.1% Catholic, 24.7% Anglican, 7.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.0% Jehovah's Witnesses, 2.0% Uniting Church, 1.3% Churches of Christ, 1.1% Seventh-day Adventist, 1.1% Christian, nfd.

43.2% of people are married, 29.0% have never married and 14.8% are divorced and 8.5% are separated. There are 18 widowed people living in Cape Burney.

54.7% of the people living in Cape Burney over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.8% are working on a part time basis. Cape Burney has an unemployment rate of 6.6%.

The main occupations of people living in Cape Burney are 17.1% Technicians & trades workers, 15.0% Professionals, 13.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 13.2% Labourers, 12.0% Community & personal service workers, 10.7% Managers, 10.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.0% Sales workers, 2.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Cape Burney work in are 13.9% Construction, 11.0% Transport, postal and warehousing, 10.1% Retail trade, 9.7% Health care and social assistance, 8.9% Public administration and safety, 8.4% Accommodation and food services, 7.2% Education and training, 7.2% Mining, 4.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing.

37.6% of homes are fully owned, and 32.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 23.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $571 per week and the median household income is $820 per week.

The median rent in Cape Burney is $275 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1625 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Cape Burney postcode 6532

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