Demographic profile

Over 126,550 people live in Ku-ring-gai, with most aged 40 years or over and 46% parents with children.

Of those working, most are professionals, managers, clerical and administrative workers.

In Ku-ring-gai, 36% of us were born overseas, mainly in the UK, South Africa, Hong Kong, New Zealand, China or South Korea. Aside from English, the most commonly spoken languages at home are Cantonese, Mandarin and Korean. 

Based on Census data, the demographic profile contains information such as:

  • age characteristics;
  • living arrangements;
  • family and individual income;
  • education levels;
  • cultural, linguistic and religious diversity;
  • employment.

Demographic Profile of Ku-ring-gai

2021 ABS Census presentation

Tuesday 9 August 2022, 10.30am-12pm

A presentation on information from the 2021 census showing detailed demographic data about Ku-ring-gai LGA will be given in Council Chambers and also streamed online on the day.

Community Atlas

Based on Census data, the Community Atlas provides socio-demographic information presented on interactive maps.

Ku-ring-gai Community Atlas

Economic Profile

Ku-ring-gai Council's economic profile presents economic information that enables you to describe the area's role within the broader economy, explore options for economic development and promote the area's strengths.

Ku-ring-gai's Economic Profile