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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Grange

Code SSC41671 (SSC)
People 5,238
Male 2,465
Female 2,773
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 4,744
People born overseas 971
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 26
Families 1,378
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,278
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,028
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,170
Median weekly rent $170
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Grange % Australia %
Total 5,238 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,465 47.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,773 52.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 31 0.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,238 people were usually resident in Grange (State Suburbs): of these 47.1% were male and 52.9% were female. Of the total population 0.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Grange % Australia %
People
0-4 years 249 4.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 597 11.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 617 11.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,033 38.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 641 12.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,099 21.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.2% of people usually resident in Grange (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Grange % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,744 90.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 971 18.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 26 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.6% of people usually resident in Grange (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 18.5% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Grange % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,191 49.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 457 10.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 494 11.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,247 28.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Grange (State Suburbs) were married, 10.4% were either separated or divorced, 11.3% were widowed and 28.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Grange % Australia %
Australia 4,039 77.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Grange % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Grange % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Grange % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,431 56.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 855 33.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 86 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 65 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 98 3.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,682 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,535 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,535 people aged 15 years and over in Grange (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.4% worked full-time, 33.7% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.9% were unemployed. 1,682 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Grange % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Grange % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 461 -- 466 --
Family 1,313 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,028 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Grange (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 $1,313 and the median household income was $1,028.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Grange % Australia %
Couple family without children 562 40.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 617 44.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 177 12.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 22 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,378 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,378 families in Grange (State Suburbs): of these 40.8% were couple families without children, 44.8% were couple families with children, 12.8% were one parent families and 1.6% 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 Grange % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,095 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,278 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,095 occupied private dwellings were counted in Grange (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Grange % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,468 70.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 326 15.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 301 14.4 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 Grange (State Suburbs), 70.1% were separate houses, 15.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Grange % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 825 39.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 572 27.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 565 27.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 36 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 98 4.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Grange (State Suburbs), 39.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.3% were owned with a mortgage and 27.0% were rented.

Landlord type Grange % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 187 33.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 160 28.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 209 37.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 1.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Grange (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 33.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 28.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 37.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Grange % Australia %
Median weekly rent 170 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,170 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Grange (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $170. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,170. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Grange % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,366 65.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 619 29.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 59 2.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Grange (State Suburbs), 65.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.5% were single (or lone) person households and 2.8% 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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