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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Postal Areas

5024, SA

Code POA5024 (POA)
People 12,950
Male 6,367
Female 6,583
Median age 44
Families 3,674
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 5,883
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,130
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $270
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 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Total 12,950 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,367 49.2 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,583 50.8 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 79 0.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 12,950 people in 5024, SA (Postal Areas) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 592 4.6 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 615 4.7 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 721 5.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 785 6.1 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 800 6.2 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 732 5.7 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 638 4.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 767 5.9 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 928 7.2 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 961 7.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 847 6.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 728 5.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 848 6.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 776 6.0 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 693 5.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 594 4.6 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 459 3.5 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 464 3.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in 5024, SA (Postal Areas) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.1% of the population.

Registered marital status 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,981 54.2 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 236 2.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 780 7.1 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 838 7.6 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,192 28.9 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in 5024, SA (Postal Areas) aged 15 years and over, 54.2% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in 5024, SA (Postal Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,585 54.4 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 670 6.5 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,004 39.0 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in 5024, SA (Postal Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 136 4.2 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 550 16.8 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 297 9.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 120 3.7 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 314 9.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 270 8.2 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 130 4.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 218 6.7 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 552 16.8 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 87 2.7 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 603 18.4 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,277 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas) 25.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.5% were in primary school, 21.8% in secondary school and 23.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 9,121 70.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,970 40.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 846 6.8 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 515 4.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,103 49.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 49.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,672 56.5 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,200 33.9 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 347 5.3 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 275 4.2 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,494 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 6,494 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in 5024, SA (Postal Areas). Of these 56.5% were employed full time, 33.9% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 829 13.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 650 10.4 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 728 11.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,208 19.4 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,459 39.5 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in 5024, SA (Postal Areas) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 557 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,461 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,130 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in 5024, SA (Postal Areas) was $557.

Travel to work, top responses 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,976 72.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,988 27.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,399 12.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,892 17.2 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.1% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,494 22.6 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,917 26.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,451 13.2 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,115 10.1 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 26.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,636 44.5 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,564 42.6 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 416 11.3 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 58 1.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 42.6% were couple families with children, 44.5% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas) 18.0% of single parents were male and 82.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,002 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,333 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,333 and those without children was $2,002.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 532 16.6 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 135 4.2 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 717 22.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 367 11.5 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 208 6.5 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 894 27.9 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 164 5.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 188 5.9 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), of couple families, 16.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 22.4% 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 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,196 90.7 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 530 9.3 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,024 77.4 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 515 9.9 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 648 12.5 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 0.2 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 77.4% were separate houses, 9.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 12 0.2 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 159 3.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,041 20.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,625 50.5 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,259 24.2 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 100 1.9 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 20.0% had 2 bedrooms and 50.5% 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 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,447 47.1 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,373 26.4 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,173 22.6 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 53 1.0 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 149 2.9 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 47.1% were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 22.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 3,619 69.6 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,432 27.6 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 145 2.8 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), of all households, 69.6% were family households, 27.6% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.4 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 25.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.4% 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 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 9.3 -- 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 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 8.8 -- 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 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
None 368 7.1 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,925 37.0 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,936 37.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 834 16.0 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 134 2.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), 37.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.0% 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 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 78 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 43 55.1 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 35 44.9 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in 5024, SA (Postal Areas), there were 78 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 43 (or 55.1%) were male and 35 (or 44.9%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,437 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,437.

Mortgage and rent 5024, SA % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 370 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,473 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In 5024, SA (Postal Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $370 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,473.

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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