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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

College Park

Code SSC41271 (SSC)
People 773
Male 389
Female 384
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 706
People born overseas 129
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7
Families 190
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 312
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,969
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,239
Median weekly rent $240
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People College Park % Australia %
Total 773 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 389 50.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 384 49.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 773 people were usually resident in College Park (State Suburbs): of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age College Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 36 4.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 102 13.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 156 20.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 313 40.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 102 13.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 64 8.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.9% of people usually resident in College Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics College Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 706 91.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 129 16.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7 0.9 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.3% of people usually resident in College Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.7% were born overseas and 0.9% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status College Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 286 45.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 60 9.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 30 4.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 259 40.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in College Park (State Suburbs) were married, 9.4% were either separated or divorced, 4.7% were widowed and 40.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth College Park % Australia %
Australia 625 80.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses College Park % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) College Park % Australia %

People — employment
Employment College Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 269 62.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 133 30.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 1.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 2.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 190 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 434 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 434 people aged 15 years and over in College Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.0% worked full-time, 30.6% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 1.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.8% were unemployed. 190 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation College Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses College Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes College Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 730 -- 466 --
Family 2,711 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,969 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in College Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $730, the median family income was $2,711 and the median household income was $1,969.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition College Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 60 31.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 101 53.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 25 13.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 2.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 190 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 190 families in College Park (State Suburbs): of these 31.6% were couple families without children, 53.2% were couple families with children, 13.2% 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 College Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 281 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 312 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 281 occupied private dwellings were counted in College Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure College Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 212 75.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 65 23.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 1.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in College Park (State Suburbs), 75.4% were separate houses, 23.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure College Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 123 43.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 70 24.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 73 26.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 4.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in College Park (State Suburbs), 43.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.9% were owned with a mortgage and 26.0% were rented.

Landlord type College Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 35 47.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 36 49.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in College Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 47.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 49.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics College Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 240 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,239 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in College Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $240. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,239. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition College Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 187 66.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 62 22.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 23 8.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in College Park (State Suburbs), 66.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.1% were single (or lone) person households and 8.2% 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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