Coobowie Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Coobowie (5583) is a suburb of Spencer Gulf, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia. It is about 80 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Coobowie is in the federal electorate of Grey.

In the 2011 census the population of Coobowie was 220 and is comprised of approximately 51.4% females and 48.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of Coobowie is 57 years of age.

80.8% of people living in the suburb of Coobowie were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 10.0% England, 2.3% New Zealand, 2.3% Philippines, 2.3% Scotland.

96.4% of people living in Coobowie speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.8% Greek, 1.8% Filipino .

The religious makeup of Coobowie is 23.1% Uniting Church, 20.8% No religion, 16.3% Anglican, 8.6% Catholic, 8.6% Lutheran, 8.1% Pentecostal, 2.7% Buddhism, 2.7% Christian, nfd, 2.7% Baptist, 1.8% Religious affiliation not stated.

54.8% of people are married, 20.4% have never married and 10.2% are divorced and 4.3% are separated. There are 19 widowed people living in Coobowie.

45.5% of the people living in Coobowie over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 42.9% are working on a part time basis. Coobowie has an unemployment rate of 3.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Coobowie are 24.0% Community & personal service workers, 16.0% Professionals, 16.0% Managers, 16.0% Technicians & trades workers, 12.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.0% Sales workers, 8.0% Labourers.

The main industries people from Coobowie work in are 22.2% Accommodation and food services, 19.4% Construction, 16.7% Health care and social assistance, 15.3% Education and training, 9.7% Electricity, gas, water and waste services, 8.3% Retail trade, 4.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.2% Rental, hiring and real estate services.

52.5% of homes are fully owned, and 15.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 28.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $398 per week and the median household income is $659 per week.

The median rent in Coobowie is $140 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $450 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Coobowie postcode 5583

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