Berrima is the much loved small colonial town which is a living example of early colonial architecture dating back to the 1830's.
Built around the idea of an "English Village Common" Berrima today captivates all who visit. Here you will find many businesses housed in superb colonial architecture that are a pleasure to pursue.
Craft shops, antiques, galleries, nurseries, produce stores, eateries, restaurants, coffee shops and much, much more ensure that Berrima is a "must-see" destination for all the family.
For more information on Berrima, please visit the Berrima Village website or the Berrima Wikipedia entry.
According to the 2011 Australian Census, there were 600 people that considered Berrima home. The average weekly wage was $614, and the average age was 47.
Females in Berrima
55.5% of people in Berrima were female. 34.8% of females were married, and 3.3% were in a De facto relationship. 9.3% were widowed, and 19.5% had never married. 12.3% were separated or divorced. 15.3% of the female population was under the age of 15.
15.3% of female residents in Berrima had a university degree, of which 15.7% had completed post-graduate studies. 33.6% of the female population was part of the work force. Of those, 44.6% dedicated each week to full-time work, and 0% were unemployed.
Males in Berrima
44.5% of people in Berrima were male. 43.8% of males were married, and 5.6% were in a De facto relationship. 7.9% were widowed, and 21.7% had never married. 10.1% were separated or divorced. 16.1% of the male population was under the age of 15.
19.1% of male residents in Berrima had a university degree, of which 29.4% had completed post-graduate studies. 56.2% of the male population was part of the work force. Of those, 68.0% dedicated each week to full-time work, and 2.7% were unemployed.
Property in Berrima
There were 252 properties in Berrima, 83.3% of which were occupied by residents. Of these, 49.5% were owned outright by the people that lived there. A further 34.3% were currently on their way to owning their home. In Berrima, 81.0% of properties were free standing houses, and 0% were units or apartments. The average weekly rent in Berrima was about $320, while the average monthly mortgage payment was $2,167. 75.7% of residents had Broadband Internet, while 3.3% were still on dialup. 14.8% of households had no internet.
Unless noted, demographic data sets are from the 2011 Australian Census. Copyright of demographic related data resides with Commonwealth of Australia. Used with permission.