Lochiel Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Lochiel (5510) is a suburb of Mid North, Mid North, South Australia. It is about 118 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Lochiel is in the federal electorate of Grey.

In the 2011 census the population of Lochiel was 362 and is comprised of approximately 45.9% females and 54.1% males.

The median/average age of the population of Lochiel is 40 years of age.

85.6% of people living in the suburb of Lochiel were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.0% England, 1.7% Sri Lanka, 1.4% New Zealand, 1.4% Netherlands, 1.4% Germany.

95.3% of people living in Lochiel speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.8% Persian, 0.8% Other, 0.8% Sinhalese, 0.8% Arabic.

The religious makeup of Lochiel is 26.7% No religion, 24.2% Uniting Church, 10.7% Anglican, 9.4% Catholic, 6.6% Lutheran, 5.2% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.7% Christian, nfd, 3.3% Pentecostal, 2.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.7% Eastern Orthodox.

56.4% of people are married, 25.3% have never married and 13.1% are divorced and 3.1% are separated. There are 6 widowed people living in Lochiel.

59.3% of the people living in Lochiel over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.8% are working on a part time basis. Lochiel has an unemployment rate of 4.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Lochiel are 40.2% Managers, 16.7% Labourers, 8.6% Professionals, 8.6% Technicians & trades workers, 6.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 6.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 5.2% Sales workers, 4.6% Community & personal service workers, 2.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Lochiel work in are 43.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 7.3% Education and training, 6.8% Retail trade, 6.2% Health care and social assistance, 5.6% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.1% Public administration and safety, 5.1% Manufacturing, 5.1% Accommodation and food services, 4.5% Administrative and support services.

41.4% of homes are fully owned, and 29.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 23.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $406 per week and the median household income is $749 per week.

The median rent in Lochiel is $100 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1083 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Lochiel postcode 5510

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