2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Terrey Hills

Code SSC11975 (SSC)
People 2,876
Male 1,396
Female 1,480
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 2,471
People born overseas 560
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 729
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 918
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,584
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,167
Median weekly rent $450
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People — demographics
People Terrey Hills % Australia %
Total 2,876 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,396 48.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,480 51.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 0.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,876 people were usually resident in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Terrey Hills % Australia %
People
0-4 years 181 6.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 458 15.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 350 12.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,066 37.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 442 15.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 378 13.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.2% of people usually resident in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Terrey Hills % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,471 85.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 560 19.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.9% of people usually resident in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 19.5% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Terrey Hills % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,295 57.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 175 7.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 149 6.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 622 27.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) were married, 7.8% were either separated or divorced, 6.7% were widowed and 27.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Terrey Hills % Australia %
Australia 2,080 72.3 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Terrey Hills % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Terrey Hills % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Terrey Hills % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 860 58.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 511 34.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 43 2.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 28 1.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 30 2.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 580 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,472 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,472 people aged 15 years and over in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.4% worked full-time, 34.7% worked part-time, 2.9% were away from work, 1.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.0% were unemployed. 580 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Terrey Hills % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Terrey Hills % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Terrey Hills % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 606 -- 466 --
Family 1,735 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,584 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $606, the median family income was $1,735 and the median household income was $1,584.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Terrey Hills % Australia %
Couple family without children 205 28.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 444 60.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 77 10.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 0.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 729 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 729 families in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs): of these 28.1% were couple families without children, 60.9% were couple families with children, 10.6% were one parent families and 0.4% 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 Terrey Hills % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 878 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 918 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 878 occupied private dwellings were counted in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Terrey Hills % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 813 92.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 1.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 28 3.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 23 2.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 92.6% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.2% were flats, units or apartments and 2.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Terrey Hills % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 363 41.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 347 39.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 115 13.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 5.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 41.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 39.5% were owned with a mortgage and 13.1% were rented.

Landlord type Terrey Hills % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 47 40.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 4 3.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 60 52.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 3.5 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 40.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Terrey Hills % Australia %
Median weekly rent 450 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,167 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $450. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167. The average people per household was 3.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Terrey Hills % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 714 81.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 105 12.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 17 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 81.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 12.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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