Mawson  Suburb
About Mawson
Mawson postcode 2607
Total Persons : 2861
Total Males : 1403
Total Femals : 1458
Age Group (0-4 years) : 122
Age Group (5-14 years) 324
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 40
Persons born overseas 774
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 130
No of People Married : 1174
Married Percentage: 0.486
Labour Force: 1446
Employed Fulltime: 963
Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.666
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 456
Main Occupation Percentage: 0.326
Main Industry of Employment: Central Government Administration
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 263
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.188
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 701
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 1188
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 1634
Number of Families: 734
Number of Families With Children: 264
Total Private Dwellings: 1362
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 325
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1343
Average Household Size: 2.2
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1.1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.325
Household Rented Percentage: 0.346
Family Household Percentage: 0.563
Mawson is a suburb in the Canberra, Australia district of Woden Valley.

The suburb was gazetted in 1966 and named after the Antarctic explorer Sir Douglas Mawson. The theme for street names is Antarctic exploration.

Mawson is next to the suburbs of Phillip, O'Malley, Isaacs, Farrer, Torrens and Pearce. It is bounded by Yamba Drive, Beasley Street and Athlon Drive. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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