2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Raymond Terrace

Code SSC18623 (SSC)
People 12,223
Male 5,876
Female 6,347
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 11,108
People born overseas 1,009
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10
Families 3,284
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,764
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $782
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,170
Median weekly rent $150
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People — demographics
People Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Total 12,223 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 5,876 48.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 6,347 51.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 610 5.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 12,223 people were usually resident in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs): of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Of the total population 5.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Raymond Terrace % Australia %
People
0-4 years 949 7.8 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 2,011 16.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,785 14.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 4,795 39.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,162 9.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 1,522 12.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.2% of people usually resident in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Australian citizenship 11,108 90.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,009 8.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 10 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.9% of people usually resident in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 8.3% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Raymond Terrace % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,233 45.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 1,357 14.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 591 6.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 3,082 33.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs) were married, 14.6% were either separated or divorced, 6.4% were widowed and 33.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Australia 10,463 85.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Raymond Terrace % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Raymond Terrace % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Raymond Terrace % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,759 54.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,499 29.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 171 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 151 3.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 481 9.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 3,666 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 5,061 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 5,061 people aged 15 years and over in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 54.5% worked full-time, 29.6% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 3.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.5% were unemployed. 3,666 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Raymond Terrace % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 365 -- 466 --
Family 934 -- 1,171 --
Household 782 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $365, the median family income was $934 and the median household income was $782.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,072 32.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,338 40.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 844 25.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 30 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 3,284 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 3,284 families in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs): of these 32.6% were couple families without children, 40.7% were couple families with children, 25.7% were one parent families and 0.9% 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 Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,485 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,764 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 4,485 occupied private dwellings were counted in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,068 90.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 107 2.4 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 300 6.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 10 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs), 90.7% were separate houses, 2.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,202 26.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,371 30.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,639 36.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 26 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 250 5.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs), 26.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 30.6% were owned with a mortgage and 36.5% were rented.

Landlord type Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 683 41.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 659 40.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 261 15.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 34 2.1 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 41.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 40.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 15.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,170 -- 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 Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,170. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Raymond Terrace % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,225 71.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 996 22.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 102 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Raymond Terrace (State Suburbs), 71.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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