2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Cambridge Park

Code SSC11163 (SSC)
People 5,979
Male 2,993
Female 2,986
Median age 32
Australian citizenship 5,435
People born overseas 1,029
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 1,712
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,294
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,040
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,500
Median weekly rent $215
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People — demographics
People Cambridge Park % Australia %
Total 5,979 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,993 50.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,986 49.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 234 3.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,979 people were usually resident in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs): of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Of the total population 3.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Cambridge Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 462 7.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 906 15.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 850 14.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,487 41.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 709 11.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 566 9.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 32 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.9% of people usually resident in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 32 years.

Selected characteristics Cambridge Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,435 90.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,029 17.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.9% of people usually resident in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 17.2% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Cambridge Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,133 46.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 609 13.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 243 5.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,623 35.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 46.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) were married, 13.2% were either separated or divorced, 5.3% were widowed and 35.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Cambridge Park % Australia %
Australia 4,717 78.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Cambridge Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cambridge Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,894 63.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 715 24.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 101 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 93 3.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 174 5.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,486 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,977 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,977 people aged 15 years and over in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.6% worked full-time, 24.0% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.8% were unemployed. 1,486 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cambridge Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 481 -- 466 --
Family 1,136 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,040 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $481, the median family income was $1,136 and the median household income was $1,040.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Cambridge Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 523 30.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 761 44.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 400 23.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 28 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,712 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,712 families in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs): of these 30.5% were couple families without children, 44.5% were couple families with children, 23.4% were one parent families and 1.6% 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 Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,167 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,294 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,167 occupied private dwellings were counted in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Cambridge Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,046 94.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 115 5.3 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.3 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 Park (State Suburbs), 94.4% were separate houses, 5.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Cambridge Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 701 32.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 850 39.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 523 24.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 87 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 32.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 39.2% were owned with a mortgage and 24.1% were rented.

Landlord type Cambridge Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 306 58.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 52 9.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 159 30.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 0.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 58.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 9.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 30.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Cambridge Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 215 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,500 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $215. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,500. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cambridge Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,674 77.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 405 18.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 60 2.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Cambridge Park (State Suburbs), 77.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.7% were single (or lone) person households and 2.8% 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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