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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part)

Code UCL100800 (UCL)
People 43,787
Male 21,163
Female 22,624
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 40,125
People born overseas 3,836
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 155
Families 11,218
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 19,351
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $896
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
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People — demographics
People Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Total 43,787 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 21,163 48.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 22,624 51.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 951 2.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 43,787 people were usually resident in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Of the total population 2.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,885 6.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 6,021 13.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 6,667 15.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 17,456 39.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 4,618 10.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 6,138 14.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.3% of people usually resident in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 40,125 91.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 3,836 8.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 155 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.6% of people usually resident in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.8% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 15,959 45.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 4,397 12.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 2,427 7.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 12,097 34.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.6% were either separated or divorced, 7.0% were widowed and 34.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Australia 37,352 85.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 12,660 58.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 6,291 29.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 782 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 482 2.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 1,335 6.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 11,394 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 21,550 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 21,550 people aged 15 years and over in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.7% worked full-time, 29.2% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.2% were unemployed. 11,394 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 446 -- 466 --
Family 1,122 -- 1,171 --
Household 896 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $446, the median family income was $1,122 and the median household income was $896.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,311 38.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 4,604 41.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 2,089 18.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 214 1.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 11,218 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 11,218 families in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 38.4% were couple families without children, 41.0% were couple families with children, 18.6% were one parent families and 1.9% 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 Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 17,649 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 19,351 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 17,649 occupied private dwellings were counted in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 13,132 74.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,279 7.2 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 3,031 17.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 198 1.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 9 0.1 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 74.4% were separate houses, 7.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 17.2% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 5,048 28.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 5,798 32.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 5,579 31.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 157 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 1,068 6.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.9% were owned with a mortgage and 31.6% were rented.

Landlord type Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,314 59.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 934 16.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 1,226 22.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 103 1.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 59.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 22.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,083 -- 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 Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 11,103 62.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 4,905 27.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 883 5.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Albury-Wodonga (Albury Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 62.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.8% were single (or lone) person households and 5.0% 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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