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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Horseshoe Bend

Code SSC11133 (SSC)
People 400
Male 207
Female 193
Median age 40
Families 103
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 177
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $924
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,495
Median weekly rent $200
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 Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 400 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 207 51.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 193 48.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 17 4.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 400 people in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.2% of the population.

Age Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 27 6.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 6.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 29 7.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 6.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 15 3.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 22 5.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 4.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 6.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 41 10.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 33 8.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 53 13.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 31 7.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 16 4.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 2.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 15 3.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 1.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 120 37.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 5.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 40 12.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 5.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 127 39.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 37.4% were married and 18.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 105 36.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 36 12.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 146 50.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 36.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 8 6.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 24 18.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 4.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 4.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 19 14.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 10 7.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 5.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 39 30.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 128 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) 31.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.1% were in primary school, 19.5% in secondary school and 13.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 344 86.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 39 10.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 20 5.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 1.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 294 81.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 81.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 98 53.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 62 33.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3 1.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 20 10.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 183 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 183 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs). Of these 53.6% were employed full time, 33.9% were employed part-time and 10.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 13.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 17 10.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 22 13.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 34 21.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 62 38.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 446 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,016 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 924 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) was $446.

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

Unpaid work Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 209 65.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 88 27.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 37 11.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 36 11.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.6% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 64 20.0 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 77 24.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 37 11.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 29 9.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 24.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 33 32.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 40 39.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 29 28.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 39.2% were couple families with children, 32.4% were couple families without children and 28.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs) 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,333 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,937 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,937 and those without children was $2,333.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 9 12.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 29.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 25.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 14.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 7 9.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 29.6% 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 Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 152 92.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 13 7.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 92.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 145 95.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 4.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 95.4% were separate houses, 4.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 3.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 37 24.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 87 57.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 20 13.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 24.3% had 2 bedrooms and 57.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 52 34.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 55 36.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 42 27.6 743,050 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 3 2.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 34.2% were owned outright, 36.2% were owned with a mortgage and 27.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 100 65.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 44 28.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 5.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.8% were family households, 28.9% were single person households and 5.3% were group households.

Household income Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 28.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.7% 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 Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.7 -- 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 Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,495 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
None 21 13.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 60 39.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 43 28.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 13.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 5.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), 39.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.7% 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 Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 40.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 60.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 42 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 40.0%) were male and 9 (or 60.0%) were female. The median age was 42 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Horseshoe Bend % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Horseshoe Bend % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Horseshoe Bend (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

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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