2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Kings Park

Code SSC11531 (SSC)
People 3,266
Male 1,664
Female 1,602
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 2,913
People born overseas 859
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 15
Families 964
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,221
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,327
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,733
Median weekly rent $245
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People — demographics
People Kings Park % Australia %
Total 3,266 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,664 50.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,602 49.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 32 1.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,266 people were usually resident in Kings Park (State Suburbs): of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Of the total population 1.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kings Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 272 8.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 416 12.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 428 13.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,582 48.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 336 10.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 234 7.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.1% of people usually resident in Kings Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 17.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Kings Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,913 89.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 859 26.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 15 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.2% of people usually resident in Kings Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 26.3% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kings Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,427 55.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 281 10.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 71 2.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 796 30.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kings Park (State Suburbs) were married, 10.9% were either separated or divorced, 2.8% were widowed and 30.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kings Park % Australia %
Australia 2,286 70.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kings Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kings Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,289 66.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 436 22.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 74 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 44 2.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 90 4.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 562 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,933 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,933 people aged 15 years and over in Kings Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 66.7% worked full-time, 22.6% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.7% were unemployed. 562 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kings Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 617 -- 466 --
Family 1,450 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,327 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kings Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $617, the median family income was $1,450 and the median household income was $1,327.

Expand Families category,
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Families — family composition
Family composition Kings Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 294 30.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 519 53.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 138 14.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 13 1.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 964 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 964 families in Kings Park (State Suburbs): of these 30.5% were couple families without children, 53.8% were couple families with children, 14.3% were one parent families and 1.3% 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 Kings Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,170 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,221 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,170 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kings Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Kings Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,100 94.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 66 5.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 0.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Kings Park (State Suburbs), 94.0% were separate houses, 5.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kings Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 316 27.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 603 51.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 212 18.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 37 3.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kings Park (State Suburbs), 27.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 51.5% were owned with a mortgage and 18.1% were rented.

Landlord type Kings Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 145 68.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 9 4.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 53 25.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 1.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kings Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 68.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 4.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 25.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kings Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 245 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,733 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kings Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $245. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kings Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 947 80.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 184 15.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 27 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kings Park (State Suburbs), 80.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.7% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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