2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Holsworthy

Code SSC11473 (SSC)
People 4,361
Male 2,353
Female 2,008
Median age 27
Australian citizenship 3,908
People born overseas 1,129
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 15
Families 1,092
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,332
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,479
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,733
Median weekly rent $250
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Holsworthy % Australia %
Total 4,361 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,353 54.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,008 46.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 43 1.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,361 people were usually resident in Holsworthy (State Suburbs): of these 54.0% were male and 46.0% were female. Of the total population 1.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Holsworthy % Australia %
People
0-4 years 418 9.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 881 20.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 709 16.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,124 48.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 146 3.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 85 1.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 27 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 29.8% of people usually resident in Holsworthy (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 5.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 27 years.

Selected characteristics Holsworthy % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,908 89.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,129 25.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 15 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.6% of people usually resident in Holsworthy (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.9% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Holsworthy % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,633 53.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 271 8.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 42 1.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,117 36.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Holsworthy (State Suburbs) were married, 8.8% were either separated or divorced, 1.4% were widowed and 36.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Holsworthy % Australia %
Australia 3,103 71.2 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Holsworthy % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Holsworthy % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Holsworthy % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,692 69.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 480 19.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 81 3.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 81 3.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 87 3.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 544 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,421 -- 9,607,987 --
 
View labour force information

During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,421 people aged 15 years and over in Holsworthy (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 69.9% worked full-time, 19.8% worked part-time, 3.3% were away from work, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.6% were unemployed. 544 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Holsworthy % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Holsworthy % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 747 -- 466 --
Family 1,522 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,479 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Holsworthy (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $747, the median family income was $1,522 and the median household income was $1,479.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Holsworthy % Australia %
Couple family without children 226 20.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 704 64.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 152 13.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 10 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,092 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,092 families in Holsworthy (State Suburbs): of these 20.7% were couple families without children, 64.5% were couple families with children, 13.9% were one parent families and 0.9% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Holsworthy % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,238 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,332 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,238 occupied private dwellings were counted in Holsworthy (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Holsworthy % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,143 92.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 95 7.7 702,550 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 Holsworthy (State Suburbs), 92.3% were separate houses, 7.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Holsworthy % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 127 10.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 690 55.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 391 31.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 2.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Holsworthy (State Suburbs), 10.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 55.7% were owned with a mortgage and 31.6% were rented.

Landlord type Holsworthy % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 224 57.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 11 2.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 155 39.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 0.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Holsworthy (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 57.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 2.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 39.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Holsworthy % Australia %
Median weekly rent 250 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,733 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Holsworthy (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $250. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733. The average people per household was 3.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Holsworthy % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,068 86.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 123 9.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 33 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Holsworthy (State Suburbs), 86.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 9.9% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% 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

Back to Top