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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Baulkham Hills

Code SSC10135 (SSC)
People 33,945
Male 16,676
Female 17,269
Median age 37
Families 9,777
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 11,948
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,872
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,400
Median weekly rent $420
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 33,945 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 16,676 49.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 17,269 50.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 139 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 33,945 people in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,567 7.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 2,448 7.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,277 6.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,071 6.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,881 5.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,844 5.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,296 6.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,896 8.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,672 7.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 2,389 7.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 2,176 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,973 5.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 2,075 6.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,687 5.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,106 3.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 722 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 454 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 412 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 16,252 61.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 530 2.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,605 6.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,136 4.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 7,125 26.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.0% were married and 8.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 15,467 61.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,280 5.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 8,545 33.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 796 7.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 2,347 23.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 667 6.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 186 1.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,304 12.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 726 7.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 330 3.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 756 7.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,634 16.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 218 2.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,177 11.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 10,141 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.6% were in primary school, 23.3% in secondary school and 23.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 22,248 65.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 14,735 45.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 2,403 7.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,673 5.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 13,920 42.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 42.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 45.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 11,471 63.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 4,977 27.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 972 5.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 770 4.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 18,190 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 18,190 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs). Of these 63.1% were employed full time, 27.4% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,743 10.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,711 9.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,524 8.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,909 16.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 8,559 49.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 710 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,041 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,872 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) was $710.

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

Unpaid work Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 20,608 77.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 9,171 34.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 3,114 11.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 5,122 19.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.4% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 6,411 24.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 7,484 28.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 3,780 14.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 2,929 11.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 28.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,140 32.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 5,397 55.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,153 11.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 87 0.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 55.2% were couple families with children, 32.1% were couple families without children and 11.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs) 17.1% of single parents were male and 82.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,467 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,730 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,730 and those without children was $2,467.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 2,113 24.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 250 2.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,978 23.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,477 17.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 444 5.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,361 15.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 515 6.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 403 4.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 11,271 95.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 489 4.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 95.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 8,847 78.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,869 16.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 555 4.9 465,189 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 Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 78.5% were separate houses, 16.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 84 0.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,085 9.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 4,829 42.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 5,175 45.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 94 0.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 9.6% had 2 bedrooms and 42.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4,111 36.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 5,129 45.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,798 16.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 74 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 159 1.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 36.5% were owned outright, 45.5% were owned with a mortgage and 16.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 9,499 84.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,550 13.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 223 2.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.3% were family households, 13.8% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 13.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.9% 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 Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 420 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.0 -- 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 Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
None 314 2.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 3,409 30.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 5,263 46.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 2,115 18.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 170 1.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), 30.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.8% 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 Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 142 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 66 46.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 76 53.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), there were 142 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 66 (or 46.5%) were male and 76 (or 53.5%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Baulkham Hills % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,687 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,687.

Mortgage and rent Baulkham Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 350 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,242 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Baulkham Hills (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,242.

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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