Willagee Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Willagee (6156) is a suburb of Perth, Fremantle, Western Australia. It is about 12 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Willagee is in the federal electorate of Fremantle.

In the 2011 census the population of Willagee was 4,768 and is comprised of approximately 52.9% females and 47.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Willagee is 36 years of age.

69.4% of people living in the suburb of Willagee were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.1% England, 3.0% New Zealand, 1.2% Philippines, 0.9% South Africa, 0.9% Scotland, 0.8% India, 0.6% Germany, 0.6% Malaysia, 0.5% Netherlands, 0.5% Thailand, 0.5% Singapore, 0.4% Poland, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Italy.

83.2% of people living in Willagee speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 5.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.2% Other, 0.8% Tagalog, 0.8% Italian, 0.6% Mandarin, 0.5% Thai, 0.5% French, 0.5% Dutch, 0.4% Polish.

The religious makeup of Willagee is 31.4% No religion, 24.4% Catholic, 17.0% Anglican, 8.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.2% Uniting Church, 2.1% Christian, nfd, 2.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.1% Baptist, 2.0% Buddhism, 1.3% Other religious affiliation .

38.1% of people are married, 38.2% have never married and 11.5% are divorced and 3.9% are separated. There are 310 widowed people living in Willagee.

58.5% of the people living in Willagee over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.0% are working on a part time basis. Willagee has an unemployment rate of 5.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Willagee are 25.3% Professionals, 15.2% Technicians & trades workers, 14.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.1% Labourers, 10.0% Managers, 9.7% Community & personal service workers, 7.6% Sales workers, 6.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Willagee work in are 12.1% Health care and social assistance, 10.5% Education and training, 10.0% Construction, 8.8% Manufacturing, 8.5% Retail trade, 8.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.4% Public administration and safety, 4.8% Accommodation and food services, 4.8% Transport, postal and warehousing.

19.8% of homes are fully owned, and 35.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 39.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $556 per week and the median household income is $1019 per week.

The median rent in Willagee is $165 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2100 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Willagee postcode 6156

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