Shire of Serpentine JarrahdaleCommunity profile

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Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale

Additional areas

Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale has a total population of 26,833 and 9,623 dwellings in 2016.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2016 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale summary profile, 2016
NameNumber%Greater Perth %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population26,833100.0100.0
Australian citizens22,01282.078.3
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)15,45557.659.1
Indigenous population5472.01.6
Needs assistance due to age or disability7752.93.9
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)2,3258.76.5
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)2,95411.09.0
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)2,1668.17.2
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)2,4399.19.4
Young workforce (25 to 34)4,46016.615.8
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)5,64421.020.9
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)3,24812.112.2
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)2,1307.99.7
Seniors (70 to 84)1,2704.77.5
Frail aged (85 and over)1890.71.8
Total Population26,833100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children3,71842.032.3
Couples without children2,51028.425.4
One parent families8309.49.8
Lone person households1,09912.421.7
Group households1651.93.8
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)8,849100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school3,10911.69.7
Attending secondary school1,7986.76.5
Attending university or TAFE institution1,1484.37.1
Total persons (including those not attending)26,833100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses9,42698.174.6
Medium and high density1261.324.7
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)310.30.5
Occupied private dwellings8,84992.089.4
Unoccupied Dwellings7668.010.5
Non private dwellings80.10.1
Total dwellings9,623100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)9,622100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $650 (low)7789.215.7
$650 to $1,449 (lower middle)2,04124.125.4
$1,449 to $2,499 (upper middle)2,44128.822.7
$2,500 or more (high)2,11525.024.8
Incomes not stated1,08912.911.4
Total households8,464100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Internet connection7,64986.482.3
No internet connection6677.510.7
Not stated5376.17.0
Total households8,849100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.