2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Eschol Park

Code SSC11375 (SSC)
People 2,599
Male 1,270
Female 1,329
Median age 30
Australian citizenship 2,339
People born overseas 521
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6
Families 735
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 891
Average people per household 3.0
Median weekly household income $1,173
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,408
Median weekly rent $220
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People — demographics
People Eschol Park % Australia %
Total 2,599 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,270 48.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,329 51.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 83 3.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,599 people were usually resident in Eschol Park (State Suburbs): of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Of the total population 3.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Eschol Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 202 7.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 411 15.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 454 17.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,197 46.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 234 9.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 102 3.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 30 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.6% of people usually resident in Eschol Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 12.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 30 years.

Selected characteristics Eschol Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,339 90.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 521 20.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.0% of people usually resident in Eschol Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.0% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Eschol Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 979 49.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 250 12.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 54 2.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 707 35.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Eschol Park (State Suburbs) were married, 12.6% were either separated or divorced, 2.7% were widowed and 35.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Eschol Park % Australia %
Australia 1,958 75.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Eschol Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Eschol Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 960 67.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 328 23.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 29 2.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 30 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 78 5.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 481 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,425 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,425 people aged 15 years and over in Eschol Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 67.4% worked full-time, 23.0% worked part-time, 2.0% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.5% were unemployed. 481 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Eschol Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 544 -- 466 --
Family 1,214 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,173 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Eschol Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $544, the median family income was $1,214 and the median household income was $1,173.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Eschol Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 184 25.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 378 51.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 163 22.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 10 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 735 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 735 families in Eschol Park (State Suburbs): of these 25.0% were couple families without children, 51.4% were couple families with children, 22.2% were one parent families and 1.4% were other families.

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Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Eschol Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 863 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 891 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 863 occupied private dwellings were counted in Eschol Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Eschol Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 852 98.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 11 1.3 702,550 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 Eschol Park (State Suburbs), 98.7% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Eschol Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 190 22.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 489 56.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 142 16.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 4.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Eschol Park (State Suburbs), 22.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 56.7% were owned with a mortgage and 16.5% were rented.

Landlord type Eschol Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 96 67.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 45 31.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Eschol Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 67.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 31.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Eschol Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 220 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,408 -- 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 Eschol Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $220. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,408. The average people per household was 3.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Eschol Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 712 82.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 117 13.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 12 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Eschol Park (State Suburbs), 82.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.6% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% 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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