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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Hastings Point

Code SSC11083 (SSC)
People 582
Male 282
Female 300
Median age 62
Families 172
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 495
Average people per household 1.8
Median weekly household income $585
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 582 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 282 48.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 300 51.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 3.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 582 people in Hastings Point (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.2% of the population.

Age Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 2.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 18 3.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 14 2.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 18 3.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 2.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 3.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 28 4.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 4.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 15 2.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 27 4.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 37 6.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 34 5.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 69 11.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 79 13.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 74 12.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 49 8.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 31 5.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 15 2.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 62 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hastings Point (State Suburbs) was 62 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 7.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 42.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 255 47.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 81 14.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 53 9.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 137 25.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hastings Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.0% were married and 17.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 68 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 67 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hastings Point (State Suburbs) was 68 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 233 47.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 54 11.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 206 41.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 68 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 54 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hastings Point (State Suburbs) was 68 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 15 12.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 13 11.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 5.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 9.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 14 12.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 9 7.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 42 36.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 116 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs) 19.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 12.9% were in primary school, 18.1% in secondary school and 23.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 452 77.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 111 20.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 38 6.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 25 4.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 377 68.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 68.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 69 38.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 78 43.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 5.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 13.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 181 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 181 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hastings Point (State Suburbs). Of these 38.1% were employed full time, 43.1% were employed part-time and 13.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 32 20.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 17 11.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 25 16.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 23 14.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 51 32.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 20.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 32.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hastings Point (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 360 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 692 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 585 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hastings Point (State Suburbs) was $360.

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

Unpaid work Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 354 65.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 76 14.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 72 13.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 95 17.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 14.0% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 88 16.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 129 23.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 73 13.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 63 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 Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 23.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% 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 Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 118 68.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 23 13.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 31 18.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 13.4% were couple families with children, 68.6% were couple families without children and 18.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,604 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,125 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,125 and those without children was $1,604.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 3 2.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 10.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 7.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 7.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 81 57.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 6.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 2.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.1% had both employed part-time and 10.6% 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 Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 298 66.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 150 33.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 66.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 33.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 187 63.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 20 6.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 50 16.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 40 13.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 63.0% were separate houses, 6.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 16.8% were flats, units or apartments and 13.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 1.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 38 12.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 168 56.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 66 22.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 14 4.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 2.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.8% had 1 bedroom, 56.8% had 2 bedrooms and 22.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 1.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 185 62.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 20 6.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 84 28.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 62.3% were owned outright, 6.7% were owned with a mortgage and 28.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 171 57.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 110 37.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 5.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.8% were family households, 37.2% were single person households and 5.1% were group households.

Household income Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 52.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 52.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.1% 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 Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.5 -- 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 Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.5 -- 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 Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
None 21 7.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 183 61.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 69 23.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 17 5.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 2.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), 61.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.7% 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 Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 61.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 38.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hastings Point (State Suburbs), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 61.1%) were male and 7 (or 38.9%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hastings 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 2.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.7 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Hastings Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 238 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Hastings Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $238 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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