2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional)

Code SSC17461 (SSC)
People 195
Male 101
Female 94
Median age 50
Australian citizenship 179
People born overseas 23
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 58
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 138
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $621
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,207
Median weekly rent $55
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Total 195 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 101 51.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 94 48.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 28 14.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 195 people were usually resident in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs): of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Of the total population 14.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 4.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 16 8.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 14 7.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 72 36.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 36 18.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 48 24.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 50 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 12.8% of people usually resident in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 43.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 50 years.

Selected characteristics Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 179 91.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 23 11.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 2.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.8% of people usually resident in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 11.8% were born overseas and 2.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 82 48.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 31 18.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 12 7.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 47 27.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 48.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs) were married, 18.2% were either separated or divorced, 7.1% were widowed and 27.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Australia 159 81.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 50 61.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 17 21.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 6 7.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 4.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 4 4.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 78 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 81 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 81 people aged 15 years and over in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 61.7% worked full-time, 21.0% worked part-time, 7.4% were away from work, 4.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.9% were unemployed. 78 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 342 -- 466 --
Family 949 -- 1,171 --
Household 621 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $342, the median family income was $949 and the median household income was $621.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Couple family without children 34 58.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 18 31.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 10.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 58 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 58 families in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs): of these 58.6% were couple families without children, 31.0% were couple families with children, 10.3% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 91 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 138 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 91 occupied private dwellings were counted in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 87 95.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 4.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs), 95.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 51 56.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 22 24.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 16 17.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 3.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs), 56.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.2% were owned with a mortgage and 17.6% were rented.

Landlord type Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 18.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 10 62.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 31.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 18.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 62.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 55 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,207 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $55. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,207. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 55 60.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 30 33.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Hanging Rock (Tamworth Regional) (State Suburbs), 60.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.0% 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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