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2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Kurrajong Hills

Code SSC11298 (SSC)
People 639
Male 310
Female 329
Median age 40
Families 171
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 236
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,845
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 639 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 310 48.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 329 51.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 639 people in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 34 5.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 52 8.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 69 10.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 64 10.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 33 5.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 5 0.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 2.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 39 6.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 62 9.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 52 8.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 58 9.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 55 8.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 29 4.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 4.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 1.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 2.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 1.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 305 62.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 2.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 31 6.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 3.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 126 25.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.6% were married and 8.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 46 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 19 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 19 years.

Social marital status Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 288 62.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 32 6.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 141 30.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 11 5.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 45 20.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 15 7.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 13 6.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 38 17.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 3.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 29 13.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 7.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 7.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 17 7.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 215 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) 33.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.5% were in primary school, 34.9% in secondary school and 15.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 538 84.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 144 23.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 66 10.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 36 5.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 374 60.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 60.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 206 59.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 110 32.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 23 6.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 1.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 344 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 344 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs). Of these 59.9% were employed full time, 32.0% were employed part-time and 1.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 33 9.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 36 10.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 39 11.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 37 11.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 165 49.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 713 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,065 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,845 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) was $713.

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

Unpaid work Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 397 81.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 153 31.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 53 10.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 116 23.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 118 24.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 154 31.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 62 12.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 62 12.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 31.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 67 39.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 91 53.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 7.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 53.5% were couple families with children, 39.4% were couple families without children and 7.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.4 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.6 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs) 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,968 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,077 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,077 and those without children was $2,968.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 43 26.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 1.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 39 23.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 23 14.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 5.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 27 16.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 14 8.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 3.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.4% had both partners employed full-time, 1.8% had both employed part-time and 23.9% 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 Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 207 88.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 27 11.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 88.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 203 98.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.5 465,189 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 Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 98.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 3.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 14 6.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 63 30.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 119 58.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 6.9% had 2 bedrooms and 30.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 82 40.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 109 53.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 13 6.4 743,050 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 0 0.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 40.2% were owned outright, 53.4% were owned with a mortgage and 6.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 173 84.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 32 15.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.4% were family households, 15.6% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 24.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 13.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 24.3% 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 Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.5 -- 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 Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.3 -- 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 Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 1.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 36 17.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 87 42.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 72 35.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), 17.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.3% 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 Kurrajong Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kurrajong Hills (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kurrajong Hills % 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 1,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kurrajong Hills (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 $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Kurrajong Hills % 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 Kurrajong Hills (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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