Westdale Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Westdale (2340) is a suburb of Regional NSW, North West Slopes, New South Wales. It is about 289 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Westdale is in the federal electorate of New England.

In the 2011 Census the population of Westdale is 2,285 and is comprised of 49.3% females and 50.7% males.

The median/average age of the Westdale population is 28 years of age, 9 years below the Australian average.

90.4% of people living in Westdale were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were Philippines 0.8%, New Zealand 0.8%, England 0.7%, Zimbabwe 0.4%, Germany 0.2%.

93.4% of people speak English as their first language 0.4% Shona, 0.4% Tagalog, 0.4% Filipino, 0.3% Samoan, 0.2% Cantonese.

The religious make up of Westdale is 35.4% Anglican, 26.8% Catholic, 14.9% No Religion, 4.4% Uniting Church, 3.9% Presbyterian and Reformed.

47.1% of people are married, 40% have never married and 7.4% are divorced and 2.2% are separated. There are 55 widowed people living in Westdale.

62.2% of the people living in Westdale are employed full time, 25.3% are working on a part time basis. Westdale has an unemployment rate of 5.5%.

The main occupations of people from Westdale are Labourers 19.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 16.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.6%, Professionals 12.4%, Sales Workers 11.1%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 10.1%, Managers 9.2%, Community and Personal Service Workers 7.2%.

The median individual income is $591.00 per week and the median household income is $1230.00 per week.

17.6% of homes are fully owned, and 50.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 29.5% of homes are rented.

The median rent in Westdale is $270 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1625 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Westdale postcode 2340

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