2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Londonderry

Code SSC17885 (SSC)
People 3,205
Male 1,628
Female 1,577
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 2,877
People born overseas 434
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 845
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,032
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,130
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,700
Median weekly rent $200
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People — demographics
People Londonderry % Australia %
Total 3,205 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,628 50.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,577 49.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 66 2.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,205 people were usually resident in Londonderry (State Suburbs): of these 50.8% were male and 49.2% were female. Of the total population 2.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Londonderry % Australia %
People
0-4 years 219 6.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 545 17.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 486 15.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,352 42.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 360 11.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 243 7.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.8% of people usually resident in Londonderry (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 18.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Londonderry % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,877 89.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 434 13.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.8% of people usually resident in Londonderry (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 13.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Londonderry % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,248 51.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 250 10.2 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 100 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 845 34.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Londonderry (State Suburbs) were married, 10.2% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 34.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Londonderry % Australia %
Australia 2,557 79.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Londonderry % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Londonderry % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Londonderry % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 977 62.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 396 25.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 66 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 69 4.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 56 3.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 737 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,564 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,564 people aged 15 years and over in Londonderry (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.5% worked full-time, 25.3% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 4.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.6% were unemployed. 737 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Londonderry % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Londonderry % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 473 -- 466 --
Family 1,181 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,130 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Londonderry (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $473, the median family income was $1,181 and the median household income was $1,130.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Londonderry % Australia %
Couple family without children 224 26.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 484 57.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 130 15.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 0.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 845 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 845 families in Londonderry (State Suburbs): of these 26.5% were couple families without children, 57.3% were couple families with children, 15.4% were one parent families and 0.8% 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 Londonderry % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 994 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,032 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 994 occupied private dwellings were counted in Londonderry (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Londonderry % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 962 96.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 21 2.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 5 0.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 6 0.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Londonderry (State Suburbs), 96.8% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Londonderry % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 346 34.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 404 40.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 166 16.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 14 1.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 63 6.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Londonderry (State Suburbs), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 40.6% were owned with a mortgage and 16.7% were rented.

Landlord type Londonderry % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 64 38.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 1.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 85 51.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 16 9.6 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Londonderry (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 38.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 1.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 51.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Londonderry % Australia %
Median weekly rent 200 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,700 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Londonderry (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $200. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,700. The average people per household was 3.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Londonderry % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 794 79.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 138 13.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Londonderry (State Suburbs), 79.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.9% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% 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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