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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Ashbury

Code SSC10059 (SSC)
People 3,134
Male 1,531
Female 1,603
Median age 41
Families 889
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,106
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,693
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $443
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 Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,134 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,531 48.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,603 51.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 0.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,134 people in Ashbury (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 194 6.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 228 7.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 231 7.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 195 6.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 175 5.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 130 4.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 144 4.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 213 6.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 254 8.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 279 8.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 233 7.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 189 6.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 214 6.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 136 4.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 115 3.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 91 2.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 65 2.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 48 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ashbury (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,402 56.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 45 1.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 130 5.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 139 5.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 772 31.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ashbury (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.4% were married and 7.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ashbury (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,342 56.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 137 5.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 916 38.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ashbury (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 58 6.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 178 18.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 106 11.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 2.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 103 10.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 107 11.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 37 3.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 60 6.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 132 13.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 19 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 135 14.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 955 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ashbury (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.8% were in primary school, 25.9% in secondary school and 20.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,993 63.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,591 52.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 271 9.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 167 5.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 978 32.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), 32.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 52.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 951 58.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 495 30.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 101 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 69 4.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,616 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,616 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ashbury (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 141 9.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 186 12.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 165 10.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 238 15.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 709 46.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ashbury (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ashbury (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 621 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,921 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,693 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ashbury (State Suburbs) was $621.

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

Unpaid work Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,793 72.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 767 30.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 306 12.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 379 15.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), 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, 30.8% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 579 23.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 650 26.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 342 13.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 221 8.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ashbury (State Suburbs), 26.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 242 27.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 510 57.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 118 13.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 2.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ashbury (State Suburbs), 57.4% were couple families with children, 27.3% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Ashbury (State Suburbs) 18.6% of single parents were male and 81.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,650 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,745 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,745 and those without children was $2,650.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 153 20.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 5.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 174 23.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 108 14.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 49 6.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 152 20.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 37 4.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 40 5.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 23.1% 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 Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,037 95.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 52 4.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), 95.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 991 95.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 30 2.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 8 0.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 10 1.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ashbury (State Suburbs), 95.4% were separate houses, 2.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 1.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 190 18.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 549 52.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 275 26.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 1.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 18.3% had 2 bedrooms and 52.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 519 49.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 364 35.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 126 12.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 1.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 1.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ashbury (State Suburbs), 49.9% were owned outright, 35.0% were owned with a mortgage and 12.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 880 84.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 135 13.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 23 2.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.8% were family households, 13.0% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), 16.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.6% 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 Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 443 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.2 -- 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 Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
None 87 8.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 356 34.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 392 37.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 174 16.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 30 2.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), 34.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.7% 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 Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 24 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 62.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 37.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ashbury (State Suburbs), there were 24 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 62.5%) were male and 9 (or 37.5%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ashbury % 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 4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,383 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,383.

Mortgage and rent Ashbury % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Ashbury (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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