2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Heathfield

Code SSC41736 (SSC)
People 1,000
Male 492
Female 508
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 919
People born overseas 161
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 259
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 359
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,244
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,192
Median weekly rent $200
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Heathfield % Australia %
Total 1,000 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 492 49.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 508 50.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,000 people were usually resident in Heathfield (State Suburbs): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Heathfield % Australia %
People
0-4 years 49 4.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 149 14.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 158 15.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 404 40.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 120 12.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 120 12.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.8% of people usually resident in Heathfield (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 24.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Heathfield % Australia %
Australian citizenship 919 91.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 161 16.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.9% of people usually resident in Heathfield (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 16.1% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Heathfield % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 427 53.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 70 8.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 49 6.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 257 32.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 53.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Heathfield (State Suburbs) were married, 8.7% were either separated or divorced, 6.1% were widowed and 32.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Heathfield % Australia %
Australia 774 77.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Heathfield % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Heathfield % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 302 57.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 174 33.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 21 4.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 9 1.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 21 4.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 238 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 527 -- 9,607,987 --
 
View labour force information

During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 527 people aged 15 years and over in Heathfield (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.3% worked full-time, 33.0% worked part-time, 4.0% were away from work, 1.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.0% were unemployed. 238 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Heathfield % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 511 -- 466 --
Family 1,382 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,244 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Heathfield (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $511, the median family income was $1,382 and the median household income was $1,244.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Heathfield % Australia %
Couple family without children 84 32.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 137 52.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 34 13.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 4 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 259 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 259 families in Heathfield (State Suburbs): of these 32.4% were couple families without children, 52.9% were couple families with children, 13.1% were one parent families and 1.5% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Heathfield % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 323 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 359 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 323 occupied private dwellings were counted in Heathfield (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Heathfield % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 323 100.0 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 Heathfield (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 Heathfield % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 123 38.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 162 50.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 22 6.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 4.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Heathfield (State Suburbs), 38.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 50.2% were owned with a mortgage and 6.8% were rented.

Landlord type Heathfield % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6 27.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 14 63.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Heathfield (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 27.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 63.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Heathfield % Australia %
Median weekly rent 200 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,192 -- 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 Heathfield (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $200. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,192. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Heathfield % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 254 78.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 48 14.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 2.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Heathfield (State Suburbs), 78.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 14.9% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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

Back to Top