Macquarie Fields Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Macquarie Fields (2564) is a suburb of Sydney, Macarthur/Camden, New South Wales. It is about 33 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Macquarie Fields is in the federal electorate of Werriwa.

In the 2011 Census the population of Macquarie Fields is 13,170 and is comprised of 51.8% females and 48.2% males.

The median/average age of the Macquarie Fields population is 33 years of age, 4 years below the Australian average.

59.4% of people living in Macquarie Fields were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were New Zealand 3.5%, Bangladesh 3.3%, Fiji 3%, India 2.9%, Philippines 2.8%.

59.7% of people speak English as their first language 4.5% Bengali, 3.9% Arabic, 3.8% Samoan, 3.4% Hindi, 1.7% Tagalog.

The religious make up of Macquarie Fields is 24.4% Catholic, 18.5% Anglican, 11.8% No Religion, 9% Islam, 5.8% Hinduism.

45.2% of people are married, 36.7% have never married and 9.5% are divorced and 3.8% are separated. There are 484 widowed people living in Macquarie Fields.

60% of the people living in Macquarie Fields are employed full time, 24.4% are working on a part time basis. Macquarie Fields has an unemployment rate of 9.9%.

The main occupations of people from Macquarie Fields are Clerical and Administrative Workers 17.7%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 14.3%, Labourers 13.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.4%, Professionals 12.4%, Community and Personal Service Workers 10.3%, Sales Workers 9.8%, Managers 6.6%.

The median individual income is $425.00 per week and the median household income is $989.00 per week.

20.4% of homes are fully owned, and 35.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 40% of homes are rented.

The median rent in Macquarie Fields is $213 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1690 per month.

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