Marree Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Marree (5733) is a suburb of Far North, Far North, South Australia. It is about 589 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Marree is in the federal electorate of Grey.

In the 2011 census the population of Marree was 634 and is comprised of approximately 29.0% females and 71.0% males.

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

79.2% of people living in the suburb of Marree were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.4% England, 2.0% New Zealand, 0.9% Korea, Republic of , 0.9% Poland, 0.9% Germany, 0.9% Switzerland, 0.8% India.

84.7% of people living in Marree speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.2% Australian Indigenous Languages , 1.6% Other, 1.1% German, 0.6% Sinhalese, 0.6% Italian, 0.5% Russian, 0.5% Greek, 0.5% Korean.

The religious makeup of Marree is 33.8% No religion, 16.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 15.8% Catholic, 13.6% Anglican, 8.8% Uniting Church, 3.9% Lutheran, 2.4% Christian, nfd, 2.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.1% Eastern Orthodox, 0.9% Other Religious Groups.

39.0% of people are married, 44.0% have never married and 9.9% are divorced and 5.1% are separated. There are 11 widowed people living in Marree.

78.0% of the people living in Marree over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 8.0% are working on a part time basis. Marree has an unemployment rate of 4.6%.

The main occupations of people living in Marree are 27.9% Technicians & trades workers, 17.8% Managers, 17.1% Labourers, 12.6% Machinery operators & drivers, 11.6% Professionals, 6.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 3.0% Community & personal service workers, 2.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 0.9% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Marree work in are 23.6% Mining, 22.0% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 11.2% Accommodation and food services, 6.6% Construction, 4.3% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.3% Inadequately described/Not stated, 4.1% Education and training, 3.7% Wholesale trade, 3.0% Public administration and safety.

25.8% of homes are fully owned, and 6.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 54.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $1094 per week and the median household income is $857 per week.

The median rent in Marree is $40 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $0 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Marree postcode 5733

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