2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Parkville

Code SSC18507 (SSC)
People 721
Male 373
Female 348
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 675
People born overseas 44
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 205
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 285
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,119
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Parkville % Australia %
Total 721 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 373 51.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 348 48.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.4 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 721 people were usually resident in Parkville (State Suburbs): of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Of the total population 1.4% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Parkville % Australia %
People
0-4 years 56 7.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 102 14.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 102 14.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 294 40.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 91 12.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 74 10.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.9% of people usually resident in Parkville (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Parkville % Australia %
Australian citizenship 675 93.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 44 6.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.6% of people usually resident in Parkville (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 6.1% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Parkville % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 323 57.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 52 9.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 23 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 165 29.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Parkville (State Suburbs) were married, 9.3% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 29.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Parkville % Australia %
Australia 645 89.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Parkville % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Parkville % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 267 65.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 116 28.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 3.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 4 1.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 2.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 139 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 410 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 410 people aged 15 years and over in Parkville (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 65.1% worked full-time, 28.3% worked part-time, 3.2% were away from work, 1.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.4% were unemployed. 139 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Parkville % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 517 -- 466 --
Family 1,192 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,119 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Parkville (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $517, the median family income was $1,192 and the median household income was $1,119.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Parkville % Australia %
Couple family without children 91 44.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 94 45.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 17 8.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 205 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 205 families in Parkville (State Suburbs): of these 44.4% were couple families without children, 45.9% were couple families with children, 8.3% 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 Parkville % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 265 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 285 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 265 occupied private dwellings were counted in Parkville (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Parkville % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 261 98.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 1.5 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 Parkville (State Suburbs), 98.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Parkville % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 101 38.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 108 40.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 53 20.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 2.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Parkville (State Suburbs), 38.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 40.8% were owned with a mortgage and 20.0% were rented.

Landlord type Parkville % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 15 28.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 32 60.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 17.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Parkville (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 28.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 60.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Parkville % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Parkville (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.7 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Parkville % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 206 77.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 42 15.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 12 4.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Parkville (State Suburbs), 77.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.8% were single (or lone) person households and 4.5% 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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