Carrarang Demographics (WA) Local Stats

Carrarang (6532) is a suburb of South East & Central, Mid West, Western Australia. It is about 650 kms from WA's capital city of Perth. Carrarang is in the federal electorate of Durack.

In the 2011 census the population of Carrarang was 221 and is comprised of approximately 44.3% females and 55.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Carrarang is 39 years of age.

76.7% of people living in the suburb of Carrarang were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 8.7% England, 4.1% New Zealand, 1.8% Netherlands, 1.8% Ireland.

90.9% of people living in Carrarang speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.4% Cantonese, 1.4% French.

The religious makeup of Carrarang is 34.7% No religion, 22.1% Anglican, 21.6% Catholic, 10.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.4% Christian, nfd, 2.3% Buddhism, 2.3% Eastern Orthodox, 1.4% Presbyterian and Reformed.

53.5% of people are married, 34.7% have never married and 8.2% are divorced and 0.0% are separated. There are 6 widowed people living in Carrarang.

68.4% of the people living in Carrarang over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 16.2% are working on a part time basis. Carrarang has an unemployment rate of 2.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Carrarang are 24.6% Technicians & trades workers, 19.4% Managers, 13.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 11.9% Professionals, 10.4% Labourers, 9.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.0% Sales workers, 5.2% Community & personal service workers.

The main industries people from Carrarang work in are 48.5% Mining, 24.6% Accommodation and food services, 9.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 6.9% Education and training, 4.6% Retail trade, 3.8% Inadequately described/Not stated, 2.3% Arts and recreation services.

17.9% of homes are fully owned, and 4.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 73.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $790 per week and the median household income is $1597 per week.

The median rent in Carrarang is $0 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2817 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Carrarang postcode 6532

  • Qpzm LocalStats Western Australia Suburb of the Day: Canna 6627 -> South East & Central -> Western Australia