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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Ashcroft

Code SSC10062 (SSC)
People 3,308
Male 1,640
Female 1,668
Median age 32
Families 799
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 1,196
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $694
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,647
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,308 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,640 49.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,668 50.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 133 4.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,308 people in Ashcroft (State Suburbs) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.0% of the population.

Age Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 254 7.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 272 8.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 278 8.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 255 7.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 219 6.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 247 7.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 219 6.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 201 6.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 212 6.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 225 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 225 6.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 168 5.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 134 4.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 95 2.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 140 4.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 87 2.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 46 1.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 29 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ashcroft (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,012 40.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 127 5.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 226 9.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 156 6.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 974 39.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ashcroft (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.6% were married and 14.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ashcroft (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 926 40.1 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 121 5.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,260 54.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ashcroft (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 48 4.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 215 19.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 45 4.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 51 4.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 208 18.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 28 2.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 18 1.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 87 7.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 56 5.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 22 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 340 30.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,118 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs) 33.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.8% were in primary school, 22.7% in secondary school and 12.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,908 57.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,714 57.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 203 6.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 124 4.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 958 31.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 31.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 57.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 529 51.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 267 25.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 81 7.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 157 15.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,034 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,034 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ashcroft (State Suburbs). Of these 51.2% were employed full time, 25.8% were employed part-time and 15.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 80 9.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 84 9.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 100 11.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 245 28.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 281 32.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 32.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ashcroft (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 343 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 869 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 694 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ashcroft (State Suburbs) was $343.

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

Unpaid work Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,231 49.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 553 22.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 335 13.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 156 6.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.2% provided care for children and 13.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 6.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 401 16.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 382 15.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 178 7.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 271 10.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 15.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 163 20.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 370 46.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 252 31.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 14 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 46.3% were couple families with children, 20.4% were couple families without children and 31.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs) 11.6% of single parents were male and 88.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,533 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,896 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,896 and those without children was $1,533.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 61 11.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 41 7.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 81 15.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 55 10.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 202 37.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 31 5.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 48 9.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 7.7% 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 Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,056 93.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 74 6.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 93.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 806 76.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 23 2.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 226 21.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 76.4% were separate houses, 2.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 21.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 31 2.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 27 2.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 123 11.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 629 59.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 205 19.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 41 3.9 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 Ashcroft (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 11.6% had 2 bedrooms and 59.6% 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 Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 224 21.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 250 23.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 516 48.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 59 5.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 21.2% were owned outright, 23.7% were owned with a mortgage and 48.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 756 71.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 284 26.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 1.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.7% were family households, 26.9% were single person households and 1.3% were group households.

Household income Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 43.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.2% 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 Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.5 -- 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 Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,647 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.2 -- 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 Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
None 244 23.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 361 34.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 245 23.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 129 12.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 77 7.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), 34.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.2% 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 Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 136 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 58 42.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 78 57.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ashcroft (State Suburbs), there were 136 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 58 (or 42.6%) were male and 78 (or 57.4%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ashcroft % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 616 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $616.

Mortgage and rent Ashcroft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 129 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,150 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Ashcroft (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $129 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,150.

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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