2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

St Johns Park

Code SSC11937 (SSC)
People 5,431
Male 2,666
Female 2,765
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 4,854
People born overseas 2,968
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 14
Families 1,447
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,581
Average people per household 3.5
Median weekly household income $1,074
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,500
Median weekly rent $225
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People — demographics
People St Johns Park % Australia %
Total 5,431 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,666 49.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,765 50.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,431 people were usually resident in St Johns Park (State Suburbs): of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Of the total population 0.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age St Johns Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 251 4.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 701 12.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 879 16.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,259 41.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 647 11.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 696 12.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.5% of people usually resident in St Johns Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics St Johns Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,854 89.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 2,968 54.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 14 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.4% of people usually resident in St Johns Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 54.6% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status St Johns Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,449 54.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 324 7.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 288 6.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,419 31.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in St Johns Park (State Suburbs) were married, 7.2% were either separated or divorced, 6.4% were widowed and 31.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth St Johns Park % Australia %
Australia 2,106 38.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses St Johns Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment St Johns Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,519 64.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 505 21.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 56 2.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 101 4.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 177 7.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,870 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,358 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,358 people aged 15 years and over in St Johns Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.4% worked full-time, 21.4% worked part-time, 2.4% were away from work, 4.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.5% were unemployed. 1,870 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation St Johns Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes St Johns Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 335 -- 466 --
Family 1,068 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,074 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in St Johns Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $335, the median family income was $1,068 and the median household income was $1,074.

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Families — family composition
Family composition St Johns Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 365 25.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 838 57.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 220 15.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 24 1.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,447 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,447 families in St Johns Park (State Suburbs): of these 25.2% were couple families without children, 57.9% were couple families with children, 15.2% were one parent families and 1.7% 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 St Johns Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,526 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,581 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,526 occupied private dwellings were counted in St Johns Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure St Johns Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,485 97.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8 0.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 30 2.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in St Johns Park (State Suburbs), 97.3% were separate houses, 0.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure St Johns Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 729 47.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 482 31.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 219 14.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 97 6.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in St Johns Park (State Suburbs), 47.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 14.4% were rented.

Landlord type St Johns Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 98 44.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 45 20.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 65 29.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 4.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in St Johns Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 44.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 20.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 29.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics St Johns Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 225 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,500 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in St Johns Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $225. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,500. The average people per household was 3.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition St Johns Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,332 87.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 122 8.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 16 1.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in St Johns Park (State Suburbs), 87.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 8.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.0% 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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