Gordon Demographics (TAS) Local Stats

Gordon (7150) is a suburb of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania. It is about 43 kms from TAS's capital city of Hobart. Gordon is in the federal electorate of Franklin.

In the 2011 census the population of Gordon was 159 and is comprised of approximately 47.2% females and 52.8% males.

The median/average age of the people in Gordon is 45 years of age.

67.7% of people living in the suburb of Gordon were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 14.6% England, 3.8% Netherlands, 1.9% New Zealand, 1.9% South Africa.

88.0% of people living in Gordon speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 9.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.5% Maltese.

The religious makeup of Gordon is 47.8% No religion, 26.4% Anglican, 12.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 11.3% Catholic, 1.9% Other Religious Groups.

63.6% of people are married, 18.2% have never married and 13.6% are divorced and 0.0% are separated. There are 6 widowed people living in Gordon.

43.1% of the people living in Gordon over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.0% are working on a part time basis. Gordon has an unemployment rate of 10.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Gordon are 17.6% Community & personal service workers, 17.6% Technicians & trades workers, 11.8% Professionals, 11.8% Sales workers, 11.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 11.8% Labourers, 5.9% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Gordon work in are 12.5% Construction, 12.5% Education and training, 12.5% Wholesale trade, 10.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 8.3% Other services, 6.2% Public administration and safety, 6.2% Manufacturing, 6.2% Inadequately described/Not stated, 6.2% Electricity, gas, water and waste services.

35.0% of homes are fully owned, and 43.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 11.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $406 per week and the median household income is $768 per week.

The median rent in Gordon is $253 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1000 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Gordon postcode 7150

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