Karnup Demographics (WA) Local Stats
In the 2011 census the population of Karnup was 711 and is comprised of approximately 48.1% females and 51.9% males.
The median/average age of the people in Karnup is 40 years of age.
69.1% of people living in the suburb of Karnup were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 18.0% England, 1.5% Wales, 1.3% South Africa, 1.1% Germany, 1.0% New Zealand, 1.0% Croatia, 0.8% Ireland, 0.7% India, 0.7% Italy, 0.7% Scotland, 0.6% Canada, 0.4% Netherlands.
93.5% of people living in Karnup speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.4% Croatian, 1.0% Italian, 1.0% German, 0.6% Hindi.
The religious makeup of Karnup is 32.2% No religion, 27.0% Anglican, 17.2% Catholic, 6.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.8% Uniting Church, 3.1% Christian, nfd, 2.7% Baptist, 2.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.7% Pentecostal, 1.0% Lutheran.
60.0% of people are married, 28.8% have never married and 6.0% are divorced and 3.2% are separated. There are 11 widowed people living in Karnup.
54.9% of the people living in Karnup over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.7% are working on a part time basis. Karnup has an unemployment rate of 7.1%.
The main occupations of people living in Karnup are 21.5% Technicians & trades workers, 16.1% Professionals, 12.7% Managers, 12.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.6% Sales workers, 9.6% Labourers, 8.2% Community & personal service workers, 5.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.
The main industries people from Karnup work in are 13.4% Retail trade, 11.2% Manufacturing, 11.2% Construction, 7.8% Health care and social assistance, 7.3% Education and training, 5.6% Other services, 5.3% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.5% Public administration and safety, 4.2% Professional, scientific and technical services.
41.2% of homes are fully owned, and 42.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.6% of homes are rented.
The median individual income is $608 per week and the median household income is $1791 per week.
The median rent in Karnup is $325 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2100 per month.
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