Nook Demographics (TAS) Local Stats

Nook (7306) is a suburb of Tasmania, North West, Tasmania. It is about 190 kms from TAS's capital city of Hobart. Nook is in the federal electorate of Lyons.

In the 2011 census the population of Nook was 322 and is comprised of approximately 47.8% females and 52.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Nook is 38 years of age.

89.7% of people living in the suburb of Nook were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.5% England, 1.6% Netherlands, 1.6% Germany.

93.8% of people living in Nook speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Italian, 0.9% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Nook is 33.4% No religion, 20.7% Anglican, 18.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 10.2% Catholic, 4.0% Uniting Church, 3.1% Baptist, 2.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.2% Other religious affiliation , 1.2% Latter-day Saints, 0.9% Salvation Army.

53.4% of people are married, 31.5% have never married and 10.0% are divorced and 1.6% are separated. There are 9 widowed people living in Nook.

51.6% of the people living in Nook over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.9% are working on a part time basis. Nook has an unemployment rate of 7.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Nook are 20.1% Technicians & trades workers, 16.0% Community & personal service workers, 15.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.6% Labourers, 9.0% Managers, 8.3% Professionals, 8.3% Sales workers, 6.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Nook work in are 14.2% Retail trade, 10.1% Health care and social assistance, 10.1% Other services, 10.1% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 10.1% Wholesale trade, 8.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 8.1% Construction, 6.8% Manufacturing, 4.7% Education and training.

33.3% of homes are fully owned, and 50.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 13.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $482 per week and the median household income is $1086 per week.

The median rent in Nook is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Nook postcode 7306

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