2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wedderburn

Code SSC19339 (SSC)
People 604
Male 320
Female 284
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 544
People born overseas 105
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 163
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 198
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,220
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,571
Median weekly rent $150
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wedderburn % Australia %
Total 604 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 320 53.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 284 47.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 2.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 604 people were usually resident in Wedderburn (State Suburbs): of these 53.0% were male and 47.0% were female. Of the total population 2.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wedderburn % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 5.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 94 15.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 95 15.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 242 40.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 80 13.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 62 10.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.5% of people usually resident in Wedderburn (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 23.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Wedderburn % Australia %
Australian citizenship 544 90.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 105 17.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.1% of people usually resident in Wedderburn (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 17.4% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wedderburn % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 275 57.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 41 8.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 20 4.2 936,813 5.9
Never married 143 29.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 57.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Wedderburn (State Suburbs) were married, 8.6% were either separated or divorced, 4.2% were widowed and 29.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wedderburn % Australia %
Australia 463 76.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wedderburn % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wedderburn % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 193 62.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 92 29.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 2.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 7 2.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 9 2.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 150 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 309 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 309 people aged 15 years and over in Wedderburn (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.5% worked full-time, 29.8% worked part-time, 2.6% were away from work, 2.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.9% were unemployed. 150 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wedderburn % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 452 -- 466 --
Family 1,233 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,220 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Wedderburn (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $452, the median family income was $1,233 and the median household income was $1,220.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Wedderburn % Australia %
Couple family without children 54 33.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 93 57.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 16 9.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 163 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 163 families in Wedderburn (State Suburbs): of these 33.1% were couple families without children, 57.1% were couple families with children, 9.8% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Wedderburn % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 181 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 198 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 181 occupied private dwellings were counted in Wedderburn (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Wedderburn % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 181 100.0 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 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 Wedderburn (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wedderburn % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 75 41.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 67 37.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 22 12.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 8.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Wedderburn (State Suburbs), 41.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 37.0% were owned with a mortgage and 12.2% were rented.

Landlord type Wedderburn % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 5 22.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 15 68.2 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Wedderburn (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 22.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 68.2% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Wedderburn % Australia %
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,571 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Wedderburn (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $150. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,571. The average people per household was 3.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wedderburn % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 156 86.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 13 7.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Wedderburn (State Suburbs), 86.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 7.2% 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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