Penrice Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Penrice (5353) is a suburb of Mid North, Barossa Valley, South Australia. It is about 65 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Penrice is in the federal electorate of Barker.

In the 2011 census the population of Penrice was 337 and is comprised of approximately 49.6% females and 50.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Penrice is 42 years of age.

87.3% of people living in the suburb of Penrice were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.2% England, 1.8% Portugal, 1.2% United States of America, 1.2% Italy, 1.2% Germany.

96.4% of people living in Penrice speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 0.9% Other, 0.9% Portuguese, 0.9% Italian, 0.9% Language spoken at home not stated.

The religious makeup of Penrice is 30.9% No religion, 30.9% Lutheran, 10.1% Uniting Church, 8.3% Anglican, 8.0% Catholic, 4.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.0% Other Christian, 1.2% Christian, nfd, 1.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 0.9% Buddhism.

64.9% of people are married, 21.8% have never married and 7.3% are divorced and 4.2% are separated. There are 5 widowed people living in Penrice.

59.6% of the people living in Penrice over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.0% are working on a part time basis. Penrice has an unemployment rate of 4.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Penrice are 19.1% Labourers, 17.5% Technicians & trades workers, 13.7% Professionals, 10.9% Managers, 10.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.8% Sales workers, 6.6% Community & personal service workers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Penrice work in are 27.2% Manufacturing, 9.8% Health care and social assistance, 9.2% Retail trade, 8.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 8.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 8.2% Administrative and support services, 7.1% Education and training, 5.4% Construction, 3.8% Accommodation and food services.

44.3% of homes are fully owned, and 38.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $638 per week and the median household income is $1416 per week.

The median rent in Penrice is $233 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1500 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Penrice postcode 5353

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