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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Homebush (NSW)

Code SSC11125 (SSC)
People 6,195
Male 3,268
Female 2,927
Median age 30
Families 1,488
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 2,217
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,458
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,300
Median weekly rent $400
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 Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,195 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,268 52.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,927 47.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,195 people in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 52.8% were male and 47.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 338 5.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 290 4.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 347 5.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 409 6.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 664 10.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 961 15.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 610 9.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 418 6.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 420 6.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 406 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 369 6.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 316 5.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 187 3.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 138 2.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 114 1.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 93 1.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 62 1.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 56 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,597 49.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 85 1.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 257 4.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 181 3.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,096 40.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.8% were married and 6.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,174 49.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 261 5.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,983 44.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 64 2.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 260 11.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 77 3.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 31 1.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 319 13.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 51 2.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 50 2.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 171 7.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 511 22.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 81 3.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 705 30.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,320 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) 37.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 15.9% were in primary school, 18.1% in secondary school and 29.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,078 33.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,315 78.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 194 3.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 164 3.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 819 14.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 14.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 78.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,035 63.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 820 25.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 150 4.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 215 6.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,220 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,220 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 63.2% were employed full time, 25.5% were employed part-time and 6.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 246 8.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 314 10.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 257 8.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 699 23.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,336 44.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 8.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 34 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 31 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 34 years and for people who were employed part-time was 31 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 597 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,504 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,458 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $597.

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

Unpaid work Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,070 58.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,069 20.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 434 8.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 689 13.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.5% provided care for children and 8.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,230 23.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,049 20.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 448 8.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 343 6.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 20.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 487 32.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 753 50.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 209 14.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 40 2.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 50.6% were couple families with children, 32.7% were couple families without children and 14.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs) 14.5% of single parents were male and 85.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,157 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,223 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,223 and those without children was $2,157.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 336 27.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 55 4.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 204 16.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 267 21.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 77 6.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 161 13.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 69 5.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 73 5.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 16.4% 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 Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,894 95.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 94 4.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 95.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 659 34.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 176 9.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,056 55.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 34.7% were separate houses, 9.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 55.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 12 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 103 5.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 967 51.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 504 26.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 284 15.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 27 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.4% had 1 bedroom, 51.0% had 2 bedrooms and 26.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 409 21.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 590 31.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 849 44.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 15 0.8 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 36 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 21.5% were owned outright, 31.1% were owned with a mortgage and 44.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,436 75.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 323 17.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 137 7.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.7% were family households, 17.0% were single person households and 7.2% were group households.

Household income Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 18.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.0% 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 Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.5 -- 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 Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,300 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.6 -- 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 Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 277 14.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 937 49.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 485 25.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 163 8.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 35 1.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), 49.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 25.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.6% 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 Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 20 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 55.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 45.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 55.0%) were male and 9 (or 45.0%) 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 Homebush (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 3.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,383 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,383.

Mortgage and rent Homebush (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 428 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Homebush (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $428 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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