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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Marsden Park

Code SSC11476 (SSC)
People 1,050
Male 573
Female 477
Median age 42
Families 268
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 456
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $892
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $196
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,050 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 573 54.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 477 45.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 2.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,050 people in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) of these 54.6% were male and 45.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.9% of the population.

Age Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 55 5.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 62 5.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 68 6.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 73 7.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 65 6.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 65 6.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 52 5.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 73 7.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 76 7.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 76 7.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 78 7.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 81 7.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 75 7.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 61 5.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 45 4.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 21 2.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 1.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 367 42.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 49 5.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 114 13.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 46 5.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 288 33.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.5% were married and 18.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 354 43.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 68 8.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 394 48.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 14 5.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 38 13.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 31 11.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 10 3.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 37 13.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 31 11.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 1.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 27 9.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 6.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 65 23.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 280 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs) 26.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.9% were in primary school, 25.7% in secondary school and 16.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 734 70.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 384 39.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 58 5.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 48 4.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 495 50.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 50.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 39.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 340 66.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 130 25.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 23 4.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 20 3.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 513 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 513 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Marsden Park (State Suburbs). Of these 66.3% were employed full time, 25.3% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 46 9.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 42 8.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 38 7.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 97 19.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 242 49.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 9.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 541 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,275 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 892 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) was $541.

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

Unpaid work Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 535 61.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 190 22.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 83 9.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 63 7.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.0% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 7.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 176 20.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 185 21.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 83 9.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 89 10.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 21.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 95 35.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 119 44.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 50 18.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 44.6% were couple families with children, 35.6% were couple families without children and 18.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs) 23.5% of single parents were male and 76.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,125 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,656 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,656 and those without children was $2,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 43 20.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 4.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 45 21.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 46 21.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 4.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 40 18.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 3.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 6.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 21.0% 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 Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 415 95.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 18 4.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 95.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 224 54.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 1.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 182 44.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 54.1% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.7% were flats, units or apartments and 44.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 54 13.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 105 25.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 106 25.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 125 30.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 4.8 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 Marsden Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 13.1% had 1 bedroom, 25.4% had 2 bedrooms and 25.7% 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 Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 160 38.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 74 17.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 146 35.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 1.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 6.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 38.7% were owned outright, 17.9% were owned with a mortgage and 35.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 261 63.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 145 35.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 1.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.3% were family households, 35.2% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 31.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.4% 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 Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 196 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
None 28 6.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 158 38.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 113 27.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 91 21.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 25 6.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 38.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.9% 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 Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 19 67.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 32.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 19 (or 67.9%) were male and 9 (or 32.1%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Marsden Park % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 680 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $680.

Mortgage and rent Marsden Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 210 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Marsden Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $210 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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