2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wallacia

Code SSC19249 (SSC)
People 1,406
Male 722
Female 684
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 1,259
People born overseas 205
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 372
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 538
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,176
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,733
Median weekly rent $210
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wallacia % Australia %
Total 1,406 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 722 51.4 9,799,252 49.4
Female 684 48.6 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 22 1.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,406 people were usually resident in Wallacia (State Suburbs): of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Of the total population 1.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wallacia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 102 7.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 221 15.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 201 14.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 588 41.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 154 11.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 140 10.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.0% of people usually resident in Wallacia (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Wallacia % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,259 89.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 205 14.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.5% of people usually resident in Wallacia (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 14.6% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wallacia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 601 55.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 104 9.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 69 6.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 307 28.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wallacia (State Suburbs) were married, 9.6% were either separated or divorced, 6.4% were widowed and 28.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wallacia % Australia %
Australia 1,126 80.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wallacia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wallacia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 487 65.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 182 24.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 36 4.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 25 3.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 18 2.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 283 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 748 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 748 people aged 15 years and over in Wallacia (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 65.1% worked full-time, 24.3% worked part-time, 4.8% were away from work, 3.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.4% were unemployed. 283 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wallacia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 558 -- 466 --
Family 1,396 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,176 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wallacia (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $558, the median family income was $1,396 and the median household income was $1,176.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wallacia % Australia %
Couple family without children 127 34.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 194 52.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 46 12.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 5 1.3 89,686 1.7
Total families 372 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 372 families in Wallacia (State Suburbs): of these 34.1% were couple families without children, 52.2% were couple families with children, 12.4% were one parent families and 1.3% 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 Wallacia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 490 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 538 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 490 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wallacia (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wallacia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 391 79.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 60 12.2 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 35 7.1 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Wallacia (State Suburbs), 79.8% were separate houses, 0.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.2% were flats, units or apartments and 7.1% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wallacia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 182 37.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 203 41.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 67 13.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 35 7.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wallacia (State Suburbs), 37.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 41.4% were owned with a mortgage and 13.7% were rented.

Landlord type Wallacia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 40 59.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 24 35.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 10.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wallacia (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 59.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wallacia % Australia %
Median weekly rent 210 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,733 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wallacia (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $210. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wallacia % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 359 73.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 104 21.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 0.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wallacia (State Suburbs), 73.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 21.2% were single (or lone) person households and 0.8% 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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