2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Cambridge Gardens

Code SSC11161 (SSC)
People 2,079
Male 1,032
Female 1,047
Median age 31
Australian citizenship 1,914
People born overseas 334
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 609
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 707
Average people per household 3.0
Median weekly household income $1,300
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,500
Median weekly rent $230
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People — demographics
People Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Total 2,079 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,032 49.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,047 50.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 45 2.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,079 people were usually resident in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs): of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Of the total population 2.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
People
0-4 years 155 7.5 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 328 15.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 325 15.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 937 45.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 219 10.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 113 5.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 31 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.2% of people usually resident in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 16.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 31 years.

Selected characteristics Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,914 92.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 334 16.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.1% of people usually resident in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.1% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 844 52.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 203 12.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 43 2.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 506 31.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) were married, 12.7% were either separated or divorced, 2.7% were widowed and 31.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Australia 1,669 80.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Cambridge Gardens % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Cambridge Gardens % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 757 65.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 285 24.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 38 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 30 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 47 4.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 403 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,157 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,157 people aged 15 years and over in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 65.4% worked full-time, 24.6% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.1% were unemployed. 403 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 556 -- 466 --
Family 1,347 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,300 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $556, the median family income was $1,347 and the median household income was $1,300.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Couple family without children 175 28.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 314 51.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 115 18.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 609 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 609 families in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs): of these 28.7% were couple families without children, 51.6% were couple families with children, 18.9% were one parent families and 0.8% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 688 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 707 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 688 occupied private dwellings were counted in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 682 99.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 99.1% were separate houses, 0.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 205 29.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 350 50.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 112 16.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 22 3.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 29.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 50.9% were owned with a mortgage and 16.3% were rented.

Landlord type Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 52 46.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 11 9.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 42 37.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 3.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 46.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 9.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 37.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Median weekly rent 230 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,500 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $230. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,500. The average people per household was 3.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cambridge Gardens % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 589 85.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 77 11.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 2.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 85.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 11.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.0% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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