2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Marsden Park

Code SSC11633 (SSC)
People 804
Male 441
Female 363
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 693
People born overseas 164
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 198
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 357
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $710
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,560
Median weekly rent $176
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People — demographics
People Marsden Park % Australia %
Total 804 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 441 54.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 363 45.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 2.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 804 people were usually resident in Marsden Park (State Suburbs): of these 54.9% were male and 45.1% were female. Of the total population 2.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Marsden Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 37 4.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 117 14.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 118 14.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 320 39.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 118 14.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 95 11.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.2% of people usually resident in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Marsden Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 693 86.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 164 20.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.2% of people usually resident in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 20.4% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Marsden Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 287 44.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 137 21.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 21 3.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 204 31.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 44.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) were married, 21.0% were either separated or divorced, 3.2% were widowed and 31.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Marsden Park % Australia %
Australia 567 70.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Marsden Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Marsden Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 236 64.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 89 24.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 1.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 15 4.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 19 5.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 224 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 366 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 366 people aged 15 years and over in Marsden Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.5% worked full-time, 24.3% worked part-time, 1.9% were away from work, 4.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.2% were unemployed. 224 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Marsden Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 402 -- 466 --
Family 895 -- 1,171 --
Household 710 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $402, the median family income was $895 and the median household income was $710.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Marsden Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 70 35.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 86 43.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 36 18.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 3.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 198 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 198 families in Marsden Park (State Suburbs): of these 35.4% were couple families without children, 43.4% were couple families with children, 18.2% were one parent families and 3.0% 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 Marsden Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 336 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 357 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 336 occupied private dwellings were counted in Marsden Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Marsden Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 150 44.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 186 55.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 44.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 55.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Marsden Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 159 47.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 32 9.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 107 31.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 30 8.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 47.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 9.5% were owned with a mortgage and 31.8% were rented.

Landlord type Marsden Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 24 22.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 81 75.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 2.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 22.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 75.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Marsden Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 176 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,560 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $176. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,560. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Marsden Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 192 57.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 116 34.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Marsden Park (State Suburbs), 57.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 34.5% 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

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