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Cambridge Park

Code SSC10437 (SSC)
People 6,160
Male 3,063
Female 3,097
Median age 34
Families 1,747
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,415
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,239
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,831
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,160 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,063 49.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,097 50.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 323 5.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,160 people in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.2% of the population.

Age Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 467 7.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 444 7.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 390 6.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 421 6.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 392 6.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 513 8.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 470 7.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 459 7.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 396 6.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 363 5.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 358 5.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 377 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 393 6.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 284 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 168 2.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 123 2.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 76 1.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 64 1.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,170 44.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 194 4.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 495 10.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 249 5.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,755 36.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.6% were married and 14.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,087 45.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 488 10.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,023 44.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 138 7.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 404 22.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 109 6.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 40 2.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 264 14.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 113 6.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 24 1.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 174 9.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 124 6.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 41 2.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 367 20.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,798 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) 29.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.7% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 16.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,912 79.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,315 22.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 514 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 308 5.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,691 63.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 63.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,993 65.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 714 23.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 173 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 170 5.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,050 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,050 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs). Of these 65.3% were employed full time, 23.4% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 218 7.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 236 8.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 259 9.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 688 23.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,305 45.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 7.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 574 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,388 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,239 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) was $574.

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

Unpaid work Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,507 72.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,569 32.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 595 12.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 523 10.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.3% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,065 21.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,294 26.6 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 581 11.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 567 11.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 546 31.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 761 43.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 414 23.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 27 1.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 43.5% were couple families with children, 31.2% were couple families without children and 23.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) 18.9% of single parents were male and 81.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,917 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,136 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,136 and those without children was $1,917.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 300 22.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 30 2.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 251 19.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 274 20.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 56 4.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 253 19.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 78 6.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 66 5.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 19.2% 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 Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,195 94.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 140 6.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 94.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,729 78.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 438 20.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 24 1.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 78.8% were separate houses, 20.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 28 1.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 149 6.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,419 64.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 544 24.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 47 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.3% had 1 bedroom, 6.8% had 2 bedrooms and 64.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 667 30.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 928 42.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 524 23.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 63 2.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 30.4% were owned outright, 42.3% were owned with a mortgage and 23.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,688 76.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 448 20.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 59 2.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.9% were family households, 20.4% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 21.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.7% 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 Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.0 -- 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 Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,831 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.3 -- 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 Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
None 167 7.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 817 37.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 817 37.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 326 14.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 66 3.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 37.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.9% 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 Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 324 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 151 46.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 173 53.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), there were 324 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 151 (or 46.6%) were male and 173 (or 53.4%) 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 Cambridge Park % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,312 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,312.

Mortgage and rent Cambridge Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 303 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $303 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

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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