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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Albury (C)

Code LGA10050 (LGA)
People 47,810
Male 23,072
Female 24,738
Median age 37
Families 12,317
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 21,518
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,025
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,452
Median weekly rent $195
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 47,810 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 23,072 48.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 24,738 51.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,107 2.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 47,810 people in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3,079 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 3,018 6.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 3,202 6.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 3,546 7.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 3,444 7.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3,081 6.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,897 6.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,994 6.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 3,156 6.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 3,117 6.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 3,320 6.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 2,965 6.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 2,725 5.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 2,020 4.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,701 3.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 1,342 2.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 1,138 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 1,064 2.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 17,747 46.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 1,270 3.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 3,542 9.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 2,530 6.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 13,420 34.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 15,978 46.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 3,361 9.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 14,790 43.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 842 5.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 2,231 15.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 995 6.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 615 4.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 2,041 13.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 621 4.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 604 4.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 1,676 11.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,735 11.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 259 1.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 3,110 21.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 14,729 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.1% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 23.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 40,479 84.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,047 13.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 2,493 5.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,650 3.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 34,391 77.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 77.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 13,794 57.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 7,196 30.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 1,441 6.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 1,378 5.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 23,809 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 23,809 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 57.9% were employed full time, 30.2% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 2,537 11.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 2,126 9.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 2,534 11.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 4,162 18.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 9,633 42.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 558 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,360 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,025 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) was $558.

Travel to work, top responses Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 27,547 71.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 10,816 28.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 4,463 11.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 8,083 21.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 8,738 22.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 10,400 27.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 4,648 12.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 3,762 9.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 27.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,936 40.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 4,993 40.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 2,210 17.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 178 1.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 40.5% were couple families with children, 40.1% were couple families without children and 17.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas) 16.9% of single parents were male and 83.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,829 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,096 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,096 and those without children was $1,829.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 2,182 22.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 358 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 2,485 25.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,296 13.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 467 4.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,837 18.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 650 6.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 655 6.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 22.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 25.0% 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 (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 18,616 89.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 2,115 10.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 89.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 14,407 77.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,055 5.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3,049 16.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 91 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 77.4% were separate houses, 5.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 16.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 73 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 653 3.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 4,183 22.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 8,352 44.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 4,961 26.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 394 2.1 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 (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 22.5% had 2 bedrooms and 44.9% 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 (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 5,440 29.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 6,404 34.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 6,079 32.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 148 0.8 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 545 2.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 29.2% were owned outright, 34.4% were owned with a mortgage and 32.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 12,204 65.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 5,583 30.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 830 4.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 65.6% were family households, 30.0% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Albury (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 28.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.2% 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 (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 195 -- 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 (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,452 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 1,732 9.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 7,066 38.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 6,639 35.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 2,525 13.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 653 3.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), 38.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.6% 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 (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,108 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 545 49.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 563 50.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), there were 1,108 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 545 (or 49.2%) were male and 563 (or 50.8%) 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 (C) % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 729 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $729.

Mortgage and rent Albury (C) % 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 1,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Albury (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $170 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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