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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Glendale (NSW)

Code SSC10961 (SSC)
People 3,284
Male 1,587
Female 1,697
Median age 39
Families 922
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,358
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,059
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $215
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,284 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,587 48.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,697 51.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 144 4.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,284 people in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.4% of the population.

Age Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 219 6.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 184 5.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 223 6.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 219 6.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 182 5.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 192 5.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 222 6.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 240 7.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 218 6.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 188 5.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 217 6.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 225 6.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 225 6.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 139 4.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 130 4.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 108 3.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 87 2.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 64 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,284 48.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 80 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 255 9.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 180 6.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 858 32.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.3% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,198 48.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 234 9.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,038 42.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 62 6.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 186 20.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 43 4.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 31 3.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 152 16.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 22 2.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 29 3.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 87 9.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 96 10.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 18 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 186 20.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 912 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) 27.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.3% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 20.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,865 87.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 390 12.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 200 6.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 144 4.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,386 76.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 76.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 881 58.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 446 29.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 85 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 88 5.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,500 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,500 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.7% were employed full time, 29.7% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 154 10.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 140 9.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 159 11.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 262 18.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 611 43.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 502 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,398 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,059 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $502.

Travel to work, top responses Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,921 72.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 816 30.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 371 14.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 356 13.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.7% provided care for children and 14.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 513 19.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 729 27.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 363 13.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 318 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 Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 27.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% 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 Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 344 37.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 387 42.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 174 18.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 15 1.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 42.1% were couple families with children, 37.4% were couple families without children and 18.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs) 12.9% of single parents were male and 87.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,029 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,029 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,029 and those without children was $2,029.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 137 18.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 28 3.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 165 22.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 105 14.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 35 4.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 179 24.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 40 5.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 48 6.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 22.4% 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 Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,268 95.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 60 4.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 95.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,142 90.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 38 3.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 84 6.6 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 90.1% were separate houses, 3.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 59 4.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 264 20.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 648 51.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 269 21.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 23 1.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.7% had 1 bedroom, 20.8% had 2 bedrooms and 51.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 451 35.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 483 38.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 302 23.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 2.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 35.6% were owned outright, 38.1% were owned with a mortgage and 23.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 896 70.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 335 26.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 36 2.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.7% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 28.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.5% 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 Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 215 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 120 9.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 452 35.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 451 35.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 208 16.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 37 2.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), 35.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.4% 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 Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 146 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 74 50.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 72 49.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 146 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 74 (or 50.7%) were male and 72 (or 49.3%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glendale (NSW) % 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 3.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,291 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,291.

Mortgage and rent Glendale (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 244 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Glendale (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $244 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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