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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Bangalow

Code SSC10097 (SSC)
People 1,902
Male 919
Female 983
Median age 41
Families 493
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 788
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,024
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,538
Median weekly rent $420
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,902 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 919 48.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 983 51.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 22 1.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,902 people in Bangalow (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 146 7.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 140 7.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 137 7.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 119 6.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 58 3.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 48 2.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 97 5.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 180 9.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 168 8.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 161 8.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 156 8.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 141 7.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 113 5.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 64 3.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 46 2.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 34 1.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 35 1.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 61 3.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bangalow (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 609 41.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 57 3.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 213 14.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 95 6.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 507 34.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bangalow (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.1% were married and 18.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 35 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bangalow (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 35 years.

Social marital status Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 561 42.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 199 15.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 547 41.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bangalow (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 43 7.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 142 23.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 29 4.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 3.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 79 13.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 59 9.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 18 3.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 43 7.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 66 11.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 1.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 94 15.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 599 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bangalow (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.6% were in primary school, 26.2% in secondary school and 18.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,510 79.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 390 21.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 184 10.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 118 6.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,141 62.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), 62.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 416 44.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 402 43.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 52 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 56 6.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 926 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 926 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bangalow (State Suburbs). Of these 44.9% were employed full time, 43.4% were employed part-time and 6.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 130 15.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 119 13.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 151 17.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 111 12.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 303 34.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bangalow (State Suburbs), 15.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bangalow (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 536 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,231 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,024 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bangalow (State Suburbs) was $536.

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

Unpaid work Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,134 76.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 519 35.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 168 11.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 418 28.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.0% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 312 21.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 439 29.6 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 208 14.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 177 12.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bangalow (State Suburbs), 29.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 165 33.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 228 46.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 97 19.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bangalow (State Suburbs), 46.2% were couple families with children, 33.5% were couple families without children and 19.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bangalow (State Suburbs) 23.2% of single parents were male and 76.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,785 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,080 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,080 and those without children was $1,785.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 51 12.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 9.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 107 27.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 52 13.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 7.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 65 16.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 22 5.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 31 7.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.9% had both partners employed full-time, 9.8% had both employed part-time and 27.0% 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 Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 694 91.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 64 8.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), 91.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 658 94.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 1.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 27 3.9 465,189 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 Bangalow (State Suburbs), 94.8% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 1.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 4.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 93 13.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 330 47.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 217 31.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 2.3 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.2% had 1 bedroom, 13.4% had 2 bedrooms and 47.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 200 28.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 251 36.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 210 30.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 1.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 22 3.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bangalow (State Suburbs), 28.9% were owned outright, 36.2% were owned with a mortgage and 30.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 487 70.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 163 23.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 43 6.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.3% were family households, 23.5% were single person households and 6.2% were group households.

Household income Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), 25.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.8% 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 Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 420 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.8 -- 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 Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,538 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.1 -- 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 Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
None 20 2.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 258 37.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 312 44.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 89 12.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 17 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), 37.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.8% 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 Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 40.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 13 59.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 8 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bangalow (State Suburbs), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 40.9%) were male and 13 (or 59.1%) were female. The median age was 8 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bangalow % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Bangalow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 380 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 5,900 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Bangalow (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $380 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $5,900.

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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