2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Oakwood

Code SSC18445 (SSC)
People 693
Male 366
Female 327
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 653
People born overseas 21
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 195
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 272
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,051
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,200
Median weekly rent $105
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Oakwood % Australia %
Total 693 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 366 52.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 327 47.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 693 people were usually resident in Oakwood (State Suburbs): of these 52.8% were male and 47.2% were female. Of the total population 1.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Oakwood % Australia %
People
0-4 years 39 5.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 125 18.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 77 11.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 276 39.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 91 13.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 85 12.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.7% of people usually resident in Oakwood (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.4% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Oakwood % Australia %
Australian citizenship 653 94.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 21 3.0 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.2% of people usually resident in Oakwood (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 3.0% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Oakwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 360 68.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 34 6.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 21 4.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 115 21.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 68.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Oakwood (State Suburbs) were married, 6.4% were either separated or divorced, 4.0% were widowed and 21.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Oakwood % Australia %
Australia 638 92.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Oakwood % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Oakwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 216 60.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 100 27.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 3.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 16 4.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 14 3.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 143 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 359 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 359 people aged 15 years and over in Oakwood (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.2% worked full-time, 27.9% worked part-time, 3.6% were away from work, 4.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.9% were unemployed. 143 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Oakwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 464 -- 466 --
Family 1,121 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,051 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Oakwood (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $464, the median family income was $1,121 and the median household income was $1,051.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Oakwood % Australia %
Couple family without children 83 42.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 99 50.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 10 5.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 195 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 195 families in Oakwood (State Suburbs): of these 42.6% were couple families without children, 50.8% were couple families with children, 5.1% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Oakwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 238 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 272 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 238 occupied private dwellings were counted in Oakwood (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Oakwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 214 89.9 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 24 10.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Oakwood (State Suburbs), 89.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 10.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Oakwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 117 49.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 83 34.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 18 7.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 6.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Oakwood (State Suburbs), 49.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.9% were owned with a mortgage and 7.6% were rented.

Landlord type Oakwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6 33.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 8 44.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 27.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Oakwood (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 33.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 44.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Oakwood % Australia %
Median weekly rent 105 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,200 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Oakwood (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $105. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,200. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oakwood % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 191 80.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 37 15.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Oakwood (State Suburbs), 80.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.5% 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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