2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Milton

Code SSC18073 (SSC)
People 1,577
Male 750
Female 827
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 1,457
People born overseas 196
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 409
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 605
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $689
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $180
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People — demographics
People Milton % Australia %
Total 1,577 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 750 47.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 827 52.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 1.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,577 people were usually resident in Milton (State Suburbs): of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Milton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 72 4.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 239 15.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 153 9.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 538 34.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 231 14.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 344 21.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.7% of people usually resident in Milton (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Milton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,457 92.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 196 12.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.4% of people usually resident in Milton (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Milton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 668 52.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 133 10.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 167 13.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 300 23.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Milton (State Suburbs) were married, 10.5% were either separated or divorced, 13.2% were widowed and 23.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Milton % Australia %
Australia 1,311 83.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Milton % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Milton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 315 47.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 227 34.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 33 5.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 26 3.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 60 9.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 488 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 661 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 661 people aged 15 years and over in Milton (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 47.7% worked full-time, 34.3% worked part-time, 5.0% were away from work, 3.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.1% were unemployed. 488 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Milton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 346 -- 466 --
Family 900 -- 1,171 --
Household 689 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Milton (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $346, the median family income was $900 and the median household income was $689.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Milton % Australia %
Couple family without children 170 41.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 181 44.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 55 13.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 0.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 409 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 409 families in Milton (State Suburbs): of these 41.6% were couple families without children, 44.3% were couple families with children, 13.4% were one parent families and 0.7% 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 Milton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 566 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 605 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 566 occupied private dwellings were counted in Milton (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Milton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 494 87.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 17 3.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 35 6.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 20 3.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Milton (State Suburbs), 87.3% were separate houses, 3.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.2% were flats, units or apartments and 3.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Milton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 264 46.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 157 27.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 94 16.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 20 3.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 31 5.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Milton (State Suburbs), 46.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.7% were owned with a mortgage and 16.6% were rented.

Landlord type Milton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 41 43.6 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 40 42.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 12 12.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Milton (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 43.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 42.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Milton % Australia %
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Milton (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $180. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Milton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 401 70.8 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 133 23.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 10 1.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Milton (State Suburbs), 70.8% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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