In 2006, there were 8,648 persons usually resident in Peppermint Grove: 47.9% were males and 52.1% were females. Of the total population in Peppermint Grove 0.3% were Indigenous persons, compared with 2.3% Indigenous persons in Australia. more
The most common industries of employment for persons aged 15 years and over usually resident in Peppermint Grove were Hospitals 5.6%, Legal and Accounting Services 5.3%, Architectural, Engineering and Technical Services 5.1%, School Education 4.9% and Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 3.6%.
81.5% of persons usually resident in Peppermint Grove were Australian citizens, 20.6% were born overseas and 2.3% were overseas visitors.
English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 84.1% of persons usually resident in Peppermint Grove. The most common languages other than English spoken at home were: Italian 0.7%, French 0.6%, German 0.5%, Greek 0.4% and Dutch 0.3%.
* statistcs taken from the 2006 Census for postal area 6011 conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics