2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Old Guildford

Code SSC11761 (SSC)
People 2,272
Male 1,123
Female 1,149
Median age 30
Australian citizenship 1,903
People born overseas 825
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 541
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 683
Average people per household 3.5
Median weekly household income $907
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,649
Median weekly rent $225
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People — demographics
People Old Guildford % Australia %
Total 2,272 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,123 49.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,149 50.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 1.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,272 people were usually resident in Old Guildford (State Suburbs): of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Of the total population 1.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Old Guildford % Australia %
People
0-4 years 200 8.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 403 17.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 375 16.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 857 37.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 168 7.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 267 11.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 30 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.5% of people usually resident in Old Guildford (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 19.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 30 years.

Selected characteristics Old Guildford % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,903 83.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 825 36.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.8% of people usually resident in Old Guildford (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 36.3% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Old Guildford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 877 52.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 157 9.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 103 6.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 532 31.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Old Guildford (State Suburbs) were married, 9.4% were either separated or divorced, 6.2% were widowed and 31.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Old Guildford % Australia %
Australia 1,215 53.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Old Guildford % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Old Guildford % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Old Guildford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 441 53.9 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 202 24.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 37 4.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 47 5.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 91 11.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 701 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 818 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 818 people aged 15 years and over in Old Guildford (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 53.9% worked full-time, 24.7% worked part-time, 4.5% were away from work, 5.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 11.1% were unemployed. 701 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Old Guildford % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Old Guildford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 315 -- 466 --
Family 966 -- 1,171 --
Household 907 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Old Guildford (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $315, the median family income was $966 and the median household income was $907.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Old Guildford % Australia %
Couple family without children 121 22.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 305 56.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 104 19.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 11 2.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 541 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 541 families in Old Guildford (State Suburbs): of these 22.4% were couple families without children, 56.4% were couple families with children, 19.2% were one parent families and 2.0% 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 Old Guildford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 656 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 683 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 656 occupied private dwellings were counted in Old Guildford (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Old Guildford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 624 95.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 25 3.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 7 1.1 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 Old Guildford (State Suburbs), 95.1% were separate houses, 3.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Old Guildford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 229 34.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 211 32.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 140 21.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 71 10.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Old Guildford (State Suburbs), 34.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.2% were owned with a mortgage and 21.3% were rented.

Landlord type Old Guildford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 75 53.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 11 7.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 51 36.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 3 2.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Old Guildford (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 53.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Old Guildford % Australia %
Median weekly rent 225 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,649 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Old Guildford (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $225. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,649. The average people per household was 3.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.3.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Old Guildford % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 507 77.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 101 15.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 11 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Old Guildford (State Suburbs), 77.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.4% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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