2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

East Gresford

Code SSC17055 (SSC)
People 289
Male 148
Female 141
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 274
People born overseas 4
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 83
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 143
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $657
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,000
Median weekly rent $134
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People East Gresford % Australia %
Total 289 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 148 51.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 141 48.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 2.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 289 people were usually resident in East Gresford (State Suburbs): of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Of the total population 2.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age East Gresford % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 5.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 35 12.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 36 12.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 109 37.7 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 30 10.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 63 21.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.0% of people usually resident in East Gresford (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 32.2% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics East Gresford % Australia %
Australian citizenship 274 94.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 4 1.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.8% of people usually resident in East Gresford (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 1.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status East Gresford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 116 48.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 24 10.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 26 10.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 68 28.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in East Gresford (State Suburbs) were married, 10.1% were either separated or divorced, 10.9% were widowed and 28.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth East Gresford % Australia %
Australia 267 92.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses East Gresford % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) East Gresford % Australia %

People — employment
Employment East Gresford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 64 49.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 55 42.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 0 0.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 4.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 3.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 88 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 129 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 129 people aged 15 years and over in East Gresford (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 49.6% worked full-time, 42.6% worked part-time, 0.0% were away from work, 4.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.1% were unemployed. 88 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation East Gresford % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses East Gresford % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes East Gresford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 348 -- 466 --
Family 854 -- 1,171 --
Household 657 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in East Gresford (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $348, the median family income was $854 and the median household income was $657.

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Families — family composition
Family composition East Gresford % Australia %
Couple family without children 37 44.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 29 34.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 17 20.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 83 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 83 families in East Gresford (State Suburbs): of these 44.6% were couple families without children, 34.9% were couple families with children, 20.5% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 East Gresford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 120 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 143 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 120 occupied private dwellings were counted in East Gresford (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure East Gresford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 117 97.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 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 East Gresford (State Suburbs), 97.5% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure East Gresford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 61 50.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 29 24.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 22 18.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 5.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in East Gresford (State Suburbs), 50.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.2% were owned with a mortgage and 18.3% were rented.

Landlord type East Gresford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 18.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 17 77.3 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in East Gresford (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 18.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 77.3% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics East Gresford % Australia %
Median weekly rent 134 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,000 -- 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 East Gresford (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $134. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition East Gresford % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 82 68.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 29 24.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in East Gresford (State Suburbs), 68.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.2% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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