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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Buronga (L)

Code UCL115400 (UCL)
People 807
Male 417
Female 390
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 733
People born overseas 59
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 215
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 372
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $815
Median monthly mortgage repayment $823
Median weekly rent $133
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Buronga (L) % Australia %
Total 807 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 417 51.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 390 48.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 62 7.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 807 people were usually resident in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Of the total population 7.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Buronga (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 5.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 129 16.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 110 13.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 334 41.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 96 11.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 98 12.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.1% of people usually resident in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Buronga (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 733 90.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 59 7.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.8% of people usually resident in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 7.3% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Buronga (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 325 50.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 78 12.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 23 3.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 209 32.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.2% were either separated or divorced, 3.6% were widowed and 32.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Buronga (L) % Australia %
Australia 681 84.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Buronga (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Buronga (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Buronga (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 239 63.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 89 23.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 18 4.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 14 3.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 18 4.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 222 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 378 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 378 people aged 15 years and over in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 63.2% worked full-time, 23.5% worked part-time, 4.8% were away from work, 3.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.8% were unemployed. 222 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Buronga (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Buronga (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 422 -- 466 --
Family 1,003 -- 1,171 --
Household 815 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $422, the median family income was $1,003 and the median household income was $815.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Buronga (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 93 43.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 82 38.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 32 14.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 8 3.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 215 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 215 families in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 43.3% were couple families without children, 38.1% were couple families with children, 14.9% were one parent families and 3.7% 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 Buronga (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 342 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 372 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 342 occupied private dwellings were counted in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Buronga (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 282 82.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 22 6.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 38 11.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.5% were separate houses, 6.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 11.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Buronga (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 114 33.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 118 34.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 80 23.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 7.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.5% were owned with a mortgage and 23.4% were rented.

Landlord type Buronga (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 32 40.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 6 7.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 39 48.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 6.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 40.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 48.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Buronga (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 133 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 823 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $133. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $823. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Buronga (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 211 61.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 73 21.3 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 12 3.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Buronga (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 61.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 21.3% were single (or lone) person households and 3.5% 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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