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Shire of Ashburton

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
Shire of Ashburton
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Shire of Ashburton 10,951 10,947 10,942 10,646 10,227 9,510 9,004 8,480 7,939 7,608 7,263
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  Shire of Ashburton Regional WA Western Australia Australia
Median Age 33 37 36 37
Median weekly household income $2,545 $1,234 $1,405 $1,230
Couples with children 29% 27% 31% 31%
Older couples without children 1% 8% 8% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 11% 10% 20% 25%
Households with a mortgage 3% 27% 36% 33%
Median weekly rent $41 $185 $302 $289
Households renting 64% 33% 28% 29%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 5% 6% 14% 16%
University attendance 1% 1% 4% 4%
Bachelor or Higher degree 10% 10% 18% 19%
Vocational 30% 23% 19% 18%
Unemployment 1.3% 4.2% 4.7% 5.6%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 1057 980 1021 1002
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