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Freemans Reach

Code SSC10916 (SSC)
People 2,126
Male 1,078
Female 1,048
Median age 36
Families 563
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 708
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,518
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,126 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,078 50.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,048 49.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 42 2.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,126 people in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs) of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 148 7.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 134 6.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 178 8.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 182 8.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 147 6.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 123 5.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 125 5.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 142 6.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 164 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 170 8.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 165 7.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 127 6.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 115 5.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 84 4.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 46 2.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 36 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 18 0.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 20 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 860 51.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 43 2.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 129 7.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 52 3.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 586 35.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.5% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 795 52.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 152 10.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 559 37.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 40 6.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 121 18.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 23 3.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 2.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 112 16.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 45 6.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 32 4.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 65 9.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 33 4.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 173 25.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 670 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs) 31.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.2% were in primary school, 28.2% in secondary school and 14.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,781 83.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 378 19.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 148 7.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 100 5.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,358 68.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 68.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 720 62.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 336 28.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 71 6.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 35 3.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,162 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,162 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs). Of these 62.0% were employed full time, 28.9% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 124 11.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 86 7.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 121 10.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 179 15.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 543 48.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 11.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 639 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,633 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,518 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs) was $639.

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

Unpaid work Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,236 74.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 525 31.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 173 10.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 259 15.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 397 23.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 434 26.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 218 13.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 189 11.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 182 32.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 302 53.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 72 12.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 53.7% were couple families with children, 32.4% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs) 20.8% of single parents were male and 79.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,799 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,058 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,058 and those without children was $1,799.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 127 26.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 22 4.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 135 27.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 63 13.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 22 4.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 54 11.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 33 6.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 6.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 27.8% 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 Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 646 94.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 35 5.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 635 98.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8 1.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 98.3% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 1.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 49 7.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 290 45.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 277 43.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 2.6 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 7.6% had 2 bedrooms and 45.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 216 33.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 303 46.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 97 15.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 1.1 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 3.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 33.4% were owned outright, 46.8% were owned with a mortgage and 15.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 542 83.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 95 14.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 1.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.9% were family households, 14.7% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 13.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.5% 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 Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.1 -- 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 Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
None 9 1.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 133 20.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 254 39.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 231 35.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 2.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), 20.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.8% 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 Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 42 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 50.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 21 50.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), there were 42 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 50.0%) were male and 21 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Freemans Reach % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.3, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Freemans Reach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 100 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,058 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Freemans Reach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $100 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,058.

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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