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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Richmond (Hawkesbury)

Code SSC18644 (SSC)
People 5,560
Male 2,682
Female 2,878
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 4,850
People born overseas 858
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 55
Families 1,205
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,430
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $817
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,459
Median weekly rent $194
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Total 5,560 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,682 48.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,878 51.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 134 2.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,560 people were usually resident in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs): of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Of the total population 2.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 326 5.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 507 9.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,028 18.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,090 37.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 496 8.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,113 20.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.0% of people usually resident in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,850 87.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 858 15.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 55 1.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.2% of people usually resident in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 15.4% were born overseas and 1.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,655 35.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 664 14.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 544 11.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,864 39.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 35.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs) were married, 14.0% were either separated or divorced, 11.5% were widowed and 39.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Australia 4,288 77.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,688 64.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 601 22.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 100 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 80 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 151 5.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,768 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,620 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,620 people aged 15 years and over in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.4% worked full-time, 22.9% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.8% were unemployed. 1,768 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 461 -- 466 --
Family 1,085 -- 1,171 --
Household 817 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $461, the median family income was $1,085 and the median household income was $817.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Couple family without children 448 37.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 466 38.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 266 22.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 25 2.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,205 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,205 families in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs): of these 37.2% were couple families without children, 38.7% were couple families with children, 22.1% were one parent families and 2.1% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,181 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,430 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,181 occupied private dwellings were counted in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,234 56.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 572 26.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 358 16.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 17 0.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs), 56.6% were separate houses, 26.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 16.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 629 28.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 431 19.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 932 42.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 28 1.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 163 7.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs), 28.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.8% were owned with a mortgage and 42.7% were rented.

Landlord type Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 550 59.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 142 15.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 222 23.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 16 1.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 59.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 15.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 23.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 194 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,459 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $194. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,459. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Richmond (Hawkesbury) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,181 54.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 785 36.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 94 4.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Richmond (Hawkesbury) (State Suburbs), 54.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 36.0% were single (or lone) person households and 4.3% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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