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Albury - Wodonga

Code 1001 (SUA)
People 82,083
Male 39,953
Female 42,130
Median age 36
Families 21,412
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 35,831
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,039
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,452
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 82,083 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 39,953 48.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 42,130 51.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,805 2.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 82,083 people in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5,708 7.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 5,362 6.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 5,624 6.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 6,172 7.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 6,055 7.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 5,385 6.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 5,114 6.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 5,270 6.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 5,514 6.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 5,384 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 5,421 6.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 5,031 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 4,542 5.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 3,357 4.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 2,681 3.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 2,104 2.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 1,753 2.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 1,605 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 30,165 46.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 2,239 3.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 6,130 9.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3,974 6.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 22,877 35.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 27,260 47.1 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 6,018 10.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 24,656 42.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 1,528 6.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 4,140 16.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 1,791 7.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 999 3.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3,396 13.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 1,414 5.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 770 3.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3,080 12.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 2,715 10.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 659 2.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 5,034 19.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 25,526 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.1% were in primary school, 21.9% in secondary school and 22.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 70,054 85.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 10,408 13.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 4,447 5.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3,039 3.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 59,181 76.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 76.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 24,097 58.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 12,108 29.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 2,443 6.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 2,362 5.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 41,010 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 41,010 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 29.5% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 4,279 11.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 3,627 9.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 4,207 10.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 7,195 18.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 16,900 43.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 564 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,330 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,039 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) was $564.

Travel to work, top responses Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 47,084 72.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 19,180 29.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 7,656 11.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 13,454 20.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.3% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 14,862 22.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 17,620 26.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 8,082 12.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 6,521 10.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 26.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 8,316 38.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 8,798 41.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 4,004 18.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 293 1.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 41.1% were couple families with children, 38.8% were couple families without children and 18.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas) 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,804 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,073 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,073 and those without children was $1,804.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 3,761 22.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 604 3.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 4,176 24.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 2,441 14.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 794 4.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 3,049 17.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 1,128 6.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 1,158 6.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), of couple families, 22.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 24.4% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 31,465 90.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 3,183 9.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 90.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 24,971 79.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,091 6.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4,234 13.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 153 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 79.4% were separate houses, 6.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 89 0.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 1,024 3.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 6,319 20.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 14,889 47.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 8,526 27.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 618 2.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 20.1% had 2 bedrooms and 47.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 8,752 27.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 10,962 34.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10,689 34.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 218 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 844 2.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 27.8% were owned outright, 34.8% were owned with a mortgage and 34.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 21,208 67.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 8,949 28.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 1,306 4.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), of all households, 67.4% were family households, 28.4% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 27.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.5% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 11.6 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,452 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 10.5 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
None 2,613 8.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 11,586 36.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 11,728 37.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 4,492 14.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,046 3.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), 36.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,803 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 876 48.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 927 51.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), there were 1,803 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 876 (or 48.6%) were male and 927 (or 51.4%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 770 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $770.

Mortgage and rent Albury - Wodonga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 170 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,452 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Albury - Wodonga (Significant Urban Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $170 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,452.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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