2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Oxley Park

Code SSC11765 (SSC)
People 2,523
Male 1,198
Female 1,325
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 2,125
People born overseas 619
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 692
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,038
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $918
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,435
Median weekly rent $210
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People — demographics
People Oxley Park % Australia %
Total 2,523 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,198 47.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,325 52.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 71 2.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,523 people were usually resident in Oxley Park (State Suburbs): of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Of the total population 2.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Oxley Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 203 8.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 378 15.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 360 14.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,051 41.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 284 11.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 246 9.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.0% of people usually resident in Oxley Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Oxley Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,125 84.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 619 24.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 84.2% of people usually resident in Oxley Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 24.5% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Oxley Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 775 39.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 315 16.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 116 6.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 737 38.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 39.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Oxley Park (State Suburbs) were married, 16.2% were either separated or divorced, 6.0% were widowed and 38.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Oxley Park % Australia %
Australia 1,690 67.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Oxley Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Oxley Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 715 62.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 266 23.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 28 2.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 34 3.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 101 8.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 656 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,144 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,144 people aged 15 years and over in Oxley Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.5% worked full-time, 23.3% worked part-time, 2.4% were away from work, 3.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.8% were unemployed. 656 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Oxley Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 426 -- 466 --
Family 997 -- 1,171 --
Household 918 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Oxley Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $426, the median family income was $997 and the median household income was $918.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Oxley Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 209 30.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 272 39.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 201 29.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 10 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 692 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 692 families in Oxley Park (State Suburbs): of these 30.2% were couple families without children, 39.3% were couple families with children, 29.0% 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 Oxley Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 929 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,038 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 929 occupied private dwellings were counted in Oxley Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Oxley Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 707 76.1 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 213 22.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 5 0.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 0.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Oxley Park (State Suburbs), 76.1% were separate houses, 22.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Oxley Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 267 28.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 311 33.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 274 29.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 73 7.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Oxley Park (State Suburbs), 28.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 33.5% were owned with a mortgage and 29.5% were rented.

Landlord type Oxley Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 176 64.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 30 10.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 59 21.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 2.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Oxley Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 64.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 21.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Oxley Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 210 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,435 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Oxley Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $210. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,435. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oxley Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 672 72.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 180 19.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 24 2.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Oxley Park (State Suburbs), 72.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.4% were single (or lone) person households and 2.6% 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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