Nelshaby Demographics (SA) Local Stats

Nelshaby (5540) is a suburb of Far North, Far North, South Australia. It is about 205 kms from SA's capital city of Adelaide. Nelshaby is in the federal electorate of Grey.

In the 2011 census the population of Nelshaby was 171 and is comprised of approximately 48.5% females and 51.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Nelshaby is 49 years of age.

77.9% of people living in the suburb of Nelshaby were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.0% England, 7.0% Greece, 3.5% Romania, 1.7% New Zealand.

80.1% of people living in Nelshaby speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 11.1% Greek, 5.3% Other, 1.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.8% French.

The religious makeup of Nelshaby is 29.2% No religion, 22.2% Catholic, 12.3% Uniting Church, 11.7% Eastern Orthodox, 7.6% Anglican, 4.7% Christian, nfd, 3.5% Latter-day Saints, 3.5% Baptist, 1.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 1.8% Lutheran.

58.3% of people are married, 24.3% have never married and 6.9% are divorced and 6.2% are separated. There are 6 widowed people living in Nelshaby.

60.5% of the people living in Nelshaby over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.1% are working on a part time basis. Nelshaby has an unemployment rate of 3.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Nelshaby are 20.3% Community & personal service workers, 20.3% Labourers, 16.2% Technicians & trades workers, 13.5% Managers, 12.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.5% Professionals, 4.1% Sales workers, 4.1% Clerical & administrative workers.

The main industries people from Nelshaby work in are 15.0% Retail trade, 13.8% Health care and social assistance, 11.2% Education and training, 7.5% Accommodation and food services, 7.5% Manufacturing, 7.5% Construction, 7.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 3.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 3.8% Public administration and safety.

47.8% of homes are fully owned, and 43.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 0.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $446 per week and the median household income is $924 per week.

The median rent in Nelshaby is $69 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $880 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Nelshaby postcode 5540

  • Qpzm LocalStats South Australia Suburb of the Day: Glenelg 5045 -> Adelaide -> South Australia