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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Urban Centres and Localities

Mylestom (L)

Code UCL158200 (UCL)
People 338
Male 165
Female 173
Median age 52
Australian citizenship 311
People born overseas 33
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 97
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 230
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $569
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,000
Median weekly rent $180
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Total 338 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 165 48.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 173 51.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 338 people were usually resident in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 1.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mylestom (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6 1.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 32 9.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 39 11.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 111 32.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 56 16.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 96 28.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 52 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 11.2% of people usually resident in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 45.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 52 years.

Selected characteristics Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 311 92.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 33 9.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.0% of people usually resident in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 9.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mylestom (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 130 43.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 41 13.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 40 13.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 88 29.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 13.6% were either separated or divorced, 13.2% were widowed and 29.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Australia 290 85.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mylestom (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 61 44.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 54 39.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 5.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 14 10.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 148 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 137 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 137 people aged 15 years and over in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 44.5% worked full-time, 39.4% worked part-time, 5.8% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 10.2% were unemployed. 148 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mylestom (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 340 -- 466 --
Family 739 -- 1,171 --
Household 569 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $340, the median family income was $739 and the median household income was $569.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 54 55.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 24 24.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 19 19.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 97 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 97 families in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 55.7% were couple families without children, 24.7% were couple families with children, 19.6% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 175 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 230 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 175 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 124 70.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 6 3.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 45 25.7 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 70.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.4% were flats, units or apartments and 25.7% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 98 56.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 23 13.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 43 24.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 5.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 56.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 13.1% were owned with a mortgage and 24.6% were rented.

Landlord type Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 22 51.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 48.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 51.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 48.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,000 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mylestom (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 91 52.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 52 29.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 5.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mylestom (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 52.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.7% were single (or lone) person households and 5.1% 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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