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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Blanchetown (L)

Code UCL402700 (UCL)
People 231
Male 125
Female 106
Median age 54
Australian citizenship 177
People born overseas 36
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 56
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 351
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $528
Median monthly mortgage repayment $689
Median weekly rent $114
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Total 231 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 125 54.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 106 45.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 231 people were usually resident in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 54.1% were male and 45.9% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 3.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 19 8.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 15 6.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 78 33.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 46 19.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 64 27.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 54 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 12.1% of people usually resident in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 47.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 54 years.

Selected characteristics Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 177 76.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 36 15.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 76.6% of people usually resident in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 15.6% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 99 48.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 43 21.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 19 9.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 45 22.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 21.2% were either separated or divorced, 9.4% were widowed and 22.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Australia 149 64.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 44 58.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 16 21.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 4 5.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 6.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 6 8.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 92 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 75 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 75 people aged 15 years and over in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 58.7% worked full-time, 21.3% worked part-time, 5.3% were away from work, 6.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.0% were unemployed. 92 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 269 -- 466 --
Family 561 -- 1,171 --
Household 528 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $269, the median family income was $561 and the median household income was $528.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 71.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 10 17.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 10.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 56 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 56 families in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 71.4% were couple families without children, 17.9% were couple families with children, 10.7% 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 Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 116 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 351 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 116 occupied private dwellings were counted in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 107 92.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 9 7.8 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 7.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 43 37.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 25 21.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 22 19.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 2.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 19.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.6% were owned with a mortgage and 19.0% were rented.

Landlord type Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 18 81.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 22.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 81.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 114 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 689 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $114. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $689. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Blanchetown (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 57 49.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 30 25.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Blanchetown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 49.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.9% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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