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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wallalong

Code SSC12394 (SSC)
People 938
Male 470
Female 468
Median age 35
Families 256
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 293
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $2,066
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,777
Median weekly rent $295
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 938 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 470 50.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 468 49.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 26 2.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 938 people in Wallalong (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 60 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 89 9.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 86 9.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 109 11.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 38 4.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 23 2.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 43 4.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 74 7.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 79 8.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 105 11.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 66 7.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 64 6.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 45 4.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 32 3.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 1.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 1.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wallalong (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 448 64.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 2.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 26 3.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 2.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 193 27.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wallalong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 64.1% were married and 6.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 19 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wallalong (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 19 years.

Social marital status Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 415 63.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 43 6.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 194 29.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wallalong (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 28 8.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 60 17.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 28 8.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 24 7.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 56 16.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 34 10.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 23 6.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 6.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 28 8.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 7 2.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 28 8.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 337 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wallalong (State Suburbs) 35.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.1% were in primary school, 33.4% in secondary school and 15.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 861 91.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 68 7.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 34 3.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 47 5.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 770 83.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), 83.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 304 58.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 167 32.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 29 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 3.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 516 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 516 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wallalong (State Suburbs). Of these 58.9% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 65 13.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 51 10.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 49 9.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 81 16.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 221 44.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wallalong (State Suburbs), 13.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wallalong (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 706 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,057 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,066 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wallalong (State Suburbs) was $706.

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

Unpaid work Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 530 75.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 287 41.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 66 9.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 145 20.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 41.1% provided care for children and 9.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 152 21.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 173 24.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 129 18.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 74 10.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wallalong (State Suburbs), 24.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 76 29.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 156 61.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 23 9.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wallalong (State Suburbs), 61.2% were couple families with children, 29.8% were couple families without children and 9.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Wallalong (State Suburbs) 12.0% of single parents were male and 88.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,365 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,525 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,525 and those without children was $2,365.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 55 23.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 3.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 75 32.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 33 14.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 1.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 32 13.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 15 6.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 4.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 32.5% 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 Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 268 92.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 22 7.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), 92.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 267 100.0 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 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 Wallalong (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 5 1.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 75 28.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 185 69.0 726,049 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 4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 1.9% had 2 bedrooms and 28.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 85 31.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 174 64.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 9 3.4 743,050 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 Wallalong (State Suburbs), 31.7% were owned outright, 64.9% were owned with a mortgage and 3.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 245 91.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 20 7.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), of all households, 91.4% were family households, 7.5% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 6.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), 6.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 21.3% 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 Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 295 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,777 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
None 0 0.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 39 14.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 127 47.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 103 38.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), 14.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.3% 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 Wallalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 48.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 14 51.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 11 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wallalong (State Suburbs), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 48.1%) were male and 14 (or 51.9%) were female. The median age was 11 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wallalong % 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 6.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wallalong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 6.5, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Wallalong % 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 1,083 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Wallalong (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 $1,083.

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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