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Kilkenny is a suburb of northwest Adelaide in southeast South Australia and has a population of around 1,600 (48.0% male, 52.0% female). Around 398 families live in the area and of those 34.2% have one or more children under the age of 15. 17.3% of families have only a single parent while 38.2% of couples have no children. Kilkenny covers an area of approximately 109 hectares (270 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Kilkenny is between $150-$249 per week (21.5% of people). 6.5% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 0.8% of the population.
Of the 605 private dwellings in Kilkenny 35% are owned outright by their occupiers, 26% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 26% are being rented. On average there are around 2.6 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Kilkenny is as follows: 75.4% separate houses, 20.0% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 4.7% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Kilkenny 48% are married, 6% are divorced, 2% are separated, 12% are widowed and 32% have never married.
Compared to the rest of Australia, Kilkenny has an above average migrant population, with around 43.0% of residents being born overseas. The top 5 countries of birth for migrants in the area are: Italy (5.2%), Vietnam (4.5%), United Kingdom (4.1%), Greece (2.6%), India (1.2%).
Kilkenny varies in altitude/elevation from about 11 m (highlight point) to 21 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Kilkenny is 5009.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Kilkenny include Beverley, Croydon Park, Ferryden Park, West Croydon, Woodville, Woodville Gardens, Woodville North and Woodville Park.
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