In 2006, there were 26,442 persons usually resident in Devonport: 48.2% were males and 51.8% were females. Of the total population in Devonport 4.4% were Indigenous persons, compared with 2.3% Indigenous persons in Australia. more
The most common responses for occupation for employed persons usually resident in Devonport were Technicians and Trades Workers 16.2%, Labourers 14.5%, Professionals 13.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.0% and Sales Workers 11.3%.
English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 94.2% of persons usually resident in Devonport. The most common languages other than English spoken at home were: Dutch 0.3%, German 0.2%, Spanish 0.1%, Tagalog 0.1% and Italian 0.1%.
The most common responses for religious affiliation for persons usually resident in Devonport were Anglican 25.2%, No Religion 22.5%, Catholic 16.3%, Uniting Church 8.4% and Baptist 3.3%.
* statistcs taken from the 2006 Census for postal area 7310 conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics