2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Devon Park

Code SSC41356 (SSC)
People 752
Male 368
Female 384
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 644
People born overseas 207
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 188
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 407
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $609
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,146
Median weekly rent $127
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Devon Park % Australia %
Total 752 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 368 48.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 384 51.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 3.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 752 people were usually resident in Devon Park (State Suburbs): of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Of the total population 3.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Devon Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 43 5.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 80 10.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 61 8.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 361 48.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 64 8.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 144 19.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.4% of people usually resident in Devon Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 27.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Devon Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 644 85.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 207 27.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.6% of people usually resident in Devon Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 27.5% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Devon Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 204 32.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 115 18.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 67 10.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 245 38.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 32.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Devon Park (State Suburbs) were married, 18.3% were either separated or divorced, 10.6% were widowed and 38.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Devon Park % Australia %
Australia 499 66.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Devon Park % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Devon Park % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Devon Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 204 59.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 86 25.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 18 5.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 18 5.3 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 15 4.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 246 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 341 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 341 people aged 15 years and over in Devon Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 59.8% worked full-time, 25.2% worked part-time, 5.3% were away from work, 5.3% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.4% were unemployed. 246 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Devon Park % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Devon Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 398 -- 466 --
Family 1,054 -- 1,171 --
Household 609 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Devon Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $398, the median family income was $1,054 and the median household income was $609.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Devon Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 75 39.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 68 36.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 38 20.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 3.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 188 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 188 families in Devon Park (State Suburbs): of these 39.9% were couple families without children, 36.2% were couple families with children, 20.2% were one parent families and 3.7% 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 Devon Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 382 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 407 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 382 occupied private dwellings were counted in Devon Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Devon Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 190 49.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 73 19.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 119 31.2 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 Devon Park (State Suburbs), 49.7% were separate houses, 19.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 31.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Devon Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 89 23.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 76 19.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 201 52.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 4.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 23.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.9% were owned with a mortgage and 52.6% were rented.

Landlord type Devon Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 33 16.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 113 56.2 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 47 23.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 10 5.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Devon Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 16.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 56.2% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 23.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Devon Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 127 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,146 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Devon Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $127. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,146. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Devon Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 184 48.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 164 42.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 21 5.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Devon Park (State Suburbs), 48.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 42.9% were single (or lone) person households and 5.5% 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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