Population – The number of Wellington Point residents totals 11,787, according to the 2011 Census. The population density is 12.07 persons per hectare.
Age Profile – The median average of residents is 39 years of age, two years above the Australian average. 32.62% of residents are between the ages of 40-59 years; 21.6% are 20-39 years of age; 18.22% are 60 years old and above; 11.61% are between 13-19 years old; and 17.88% are 0-12 years of age.
Social Marital Status –56.2% of the people are married in a registered marriage; 8.25% are married in a de facto marriage; and 35.34% are not married. The average household size is 2.9.
Income Profile – The median household income per week is $1,733.
Employment Profile – 6,243 people were employed as of 2011. Wellington Point has an unemployment rate of 4.7%. 61% of residents over the age of 15 and who identify themselves as belonging to the labour force are working full time. 29.6% are working part time.
The primary occupations are 19.6% professionals; 18% clerical and administrative employees; 15.2% technicians and trades workers; 13.7% managers; 10.5% sales workers’ 8.9% community and personal service employees; 7.9% labourers; and 4.7% machinery operators and drivers.
The major industries are 11.9% health care and social assistance; 11% retail trade; 10.1% construction; 10% manufacturing; 8.4% education and training; 7.5% professional, scientific and technical services; 6.4% public administration and safety’ 5.7% transport, postal and warehousing; and 5.1% wholesale trade.