According to the 2016 Australian Census, there were 496 people that considered Balaclava home. The average weekly wage was $602, and the average age was 42.

Females in Balaclava

53% of people in Balaclava were female. 34% of females were married, and 8% were in a De facto relationship. 9% were widowed, and 24% had never married. 11% were separated or divorced. 20% of the female population was under the age of 15.

8% of female residents in Balaclava had a university degree, of which 27% had completed post-graduate studies. 44% of the female population was part of the work force. Of those, 36% dedicated each week to full-time work, and 6% were unemployed.

Males in Balaclava

47% of people in Balaclava were male. 37% of males were married, and 11% were in a De facto relationship. 12% were widowed, and 26% had never married. 14% were separated or divorced. 16% of the male population was under the age of 15.

11% of male residents in Balaclava had a university degree, of which 44% had completed post-graduate studies. 54% of the male population was part of the work force. Of those, 70% dedicated each week to full-time work, and 2% were unemployed.

Property in Balaclava

There were 177 properties in Balaclava, 95% of which were occupied by residents. Of these, 43% were owned outright by the people that lived there, and 35% were currently on their way to owning their home. The average weekly rent in Balaclava was about $380, while the average monthly mortgage payment was $1,789. On average, 37% of the household income was dedicated to mortgage payments. In Balaclava, 92% of properties were free standing houses, and 0% were units or apartments. 15% of households had no internet.

Unless noted, demographic data sets are from the 2016 Australian Census. Copyright of demographic related data resides with Commonwealth of Australia. Used with permission.