In 2006, there were 57,258 persons usually resident in Emerton: 49.1% were males and 50.9% were females. Of the total population in Emerton 6.0% were Indigenous persons, compared with 2.3% Indigenous persons in Australia. more
English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 63.0% of persons usually resident in Emerton. The most common languages other than English spoken at home were: Arabic 3.7%, Samoan 3.6%, Tagalog 2.8%, Hindi 2.2% and Filipino 1.5%.
The most common responses for occupation for employed persons usually resident in Emerton were Labourers 16.9%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 16.7%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 16.7%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.6% and Sales Workers 9.7%.
60.4% of persons usually resident in Emerton stated they were born in Australia. Other common responses within Emerton were: Philippines 4.4%, New Zealand 3.5%, England 2.2%, Fiji 2.0% and Samoa 1.7%.
* statistcs taken from the 2006 Census for postal area 2770 conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics