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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Grays Point

Code SSC11013 (SSC)
People 2,796
Male 1,407
Female 1,389
Median age 41
Families 807
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 955
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,285
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,487
Median weekly rent $516
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,796 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,407 50.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,389 49.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 0.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,796 people in Grays Point (State Suburbs) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 140 5.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 184 6.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 216 7.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 280 10.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 162 5.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 95 3.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 110 3.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 136 4.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 209 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 258 9.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 250 8.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 179 6.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 198 7.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 152 5.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 110 3.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 61 2.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 36 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 19 0.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Grays Point (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,395 61.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 44 2.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 115 5.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 53 2.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 648 28.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Grays Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.9% were married and 6.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Grays Point (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,294 61.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 109 5.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 700 33.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Grays Point (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 60 6.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 224 24.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 25 2.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 0.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 238 26.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 26 2.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 25 2.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 60 6.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 147 16.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 16 1.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 81 8.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 909 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Grays Point (State Suburbs) 32.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 31.7% in secondary school and 22.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,309 82.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 529 19.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 234 8.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 183 6.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,744 64.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), 64.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 910 56.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 566 35.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 78 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 49 3.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,603 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,603 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Grays Point (State Suburbs). Of these 56.8% were employed full time, 35.3% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 241 15.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 182 11.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 142 9.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 182 11.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 727 46.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Grays Point (State Suburbs), 15.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Grays Point (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 758 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,370 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,285 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Grays Point (State Suburbs) was $758.

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

Unpaid work Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,759 78.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 736 32.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 297 13.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 469 20.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.6% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 525 23.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 626 27.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 382 16.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 224 9.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Grays Point (State Suburbs), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 257 31.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 471 58.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 75 9.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Grays Point (State Suburbs), 58.4% were couple families with children, 31.8% were couple families without children and 9.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Grays Point (State Suburbs) 27.1% of single parents were male and 72.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,799 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,004 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,004 and those without children was $2,799.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 161 22.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 5.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 207 28.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 86 11.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 36 5.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 109 15.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 37 5.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 51 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 28.6% 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 Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 876 92.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 67 7.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), 92.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 862 98.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 11 1.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.5 465,189 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 Grays Point (State Suburbs), 98.3% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 34 3.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 331 37.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 492 56.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 3.9% had 2 bedrooms and 37.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 372 42.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 423 48.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 61 6.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 2.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Grays Point (State Suburbs), 42.3% were owned outright, 48.1% were owned with a mortgage and 6.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 789 90.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 78 8.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 1.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 90.1% were family households, 8.9% were single person households and 1.0% were group households.

Household income Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 30.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), 8.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 30.7% 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 Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 516 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,487 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
None 13 1.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 157 17.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 429 48.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 262 29.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 1.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), 17.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.9% 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 Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 56.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 43.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Grays Point (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 56.2%) were male and 7 (or 43.8%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Grays Point % 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 2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Grays Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Grays Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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