West Hobart  Suburb
About West Hobart
West Hobart postcode 7000
Total Persons : 5525
Total Males : 2630
Total Femals : 2895
Age Group (0-4 years) : 335
Age Group (5-14 years) 571
65 Years Over:
Median Age of Persons 36
Persons born overseas 887
Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England
No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia : 262
No of People Married : 1748
Married Percentage: 0.378
Labour Force: 3162
Employed Fulltime: 1840
Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.582
Main Occupation: Professionals
Number of Main Occupation: 1146
Main Occupation Percentage: 0.381
Main Industry of Employment: State Government Administration
Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 244
Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.081
Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 586
Median Household Income ($/Weekly) : 1046
Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 1388
Number of Families: 1412
Number of Families With Children: 530
Total Private Dwellings: 2761
Median Rent ($/Weekly):* 275
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 1133
Average Household Size: 2.2
Average Number of Persons Per Bedroom: 1.1
Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.296
Household Rented Percentage: 0.349
Family Household Percentage: 0.563
West Hobart is an inner-city suburb of Hobart, Tasmania (Australia). It is located in the hills immediately west of the city centre, and shares the postcode 7000 with that district.

The area was first settled as a farming district, hosting poultry, dairy, hops, orchards and Chinese market gardens.

West Hobart is now considered a bohemian suburb of Hobart, with lots of artists and musicians living in gentrified Victorian and Federation houses, which abound in the suburb. (Source: Wiki)
* Median Rent is based on data from the most recent Australian suburb survey.
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