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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Langhorne Creek

Code SSC40358 (SSC)
People 668
Male 345
Female 323
Median age 41
Families 190
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 297
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,159
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
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 Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Total 668 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 345 51.6 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 323 48.4 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 668 people in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 48 7.2 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 50 7.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 49 7.3 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 47 7.0 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 4.3 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 3.1 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 32 4.8 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 45 6.7 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 51 7.6 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 54 8.1 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 70 10.4 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 43 6.4 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 51 7.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 3.1 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 26 3.9 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 19 2.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 1.0 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.0 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 316 60.7 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 1.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 36 6.9 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 3.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 143 27.4 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.7% were married and 9.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 297 60.5 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 36 7.3 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 158 32.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 10 5.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 53 28.2 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.6 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 15 8.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 25 13.3 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 3.2 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 9.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 17 9.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 13 6.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.6 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 26 13.8 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 188 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) 28.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.3% were in primary school, 25.5% in secondary school and 14.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 606 90.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 63 9.7 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 22 3.4 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 20 3.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 546 83.9 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 83.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 242 60.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 121 30.3 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 28 7.0 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 2.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 399 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 399 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs). Of these 60.7% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 2.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 40 10.3 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 41 10.5 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 36 9.2 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 58 14.9 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 182 46.7 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 591 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,375 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,159 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) was $591.

Travel to work, top responses Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 424 81.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 175 33.6 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 51 9.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 191 36.7 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.6% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 129 24.7 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 150 28.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 78 14.9 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 64 12.3 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 80 42.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 90 47.4 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 17 8.9 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 47.4% were couple families with children, 42.1% were couple families without children and 8.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.4 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.6 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs) 29.4% of single parents were male and 70.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,392 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,027 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,027 and those without children was $1,392.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 39 22.4 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 2.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 62 35.6 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 22 12.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 3.4 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 9 5.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 16 9.2 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 8.6 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 35.6% 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 Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 250 86.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 40 13.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 86.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 240 95.6 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 2.0 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 2.4 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 95.6% were separate houses, 2.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 2.4 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 29 11.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 137 54.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 78 31.2 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 11.6% had 2 bedrooms and 54.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 102 40.8 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 94 37.6 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 50 20.0 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.6 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 40.8% were owned outright, 37.6% were owned with a mortgage and 20.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 192 76.5 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 53 21.1 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 2.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.5% were family households, 21.1% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 22.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.2% 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 Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 9.3 -- 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 Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.9 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.1 -- 8.8 -- 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 Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
None 3 1.2 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 57 22.6 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 100 39.7 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 88 34.9 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), 22.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.9% 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 Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 57.1 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 42.9 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 41 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Langhorne Creek (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 57.1%) were male and 3 (or 42.9%) were female. The median age was 41 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 741 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Langhorne Creek (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 $741.

Mortgage and rent Langhorne Creek % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Langhorne Creek (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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