2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Royston Park

Code SSC42451 (SSC)
People 1,153
Male 574
Female 579
Median age 42
Australian citizenship 1,029
People born overseas 243
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 313
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 500
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,221
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,300
Median weekly rent $183
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Royston Park % Australia %
Total 1,153 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 574 49.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 579 50.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,153 people were usually resident in Royston Park (State Suburbs): of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Royston Park % Australia %
People
0-4 years 58 5.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 128 11.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 156 13.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 483 41.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 163 14.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 163 14.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 42 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.1% of people usually resident in Royston Park (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 42 years.

Selected characteristics Royston Park % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,029 89.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 243 21.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.2% of people usually resident in Royston Park (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 21.1% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Royston Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 499 51.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 74 7.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 63 6.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 331 34.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 51.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Royston Park (State Suburbs) were married, 7.7% were either separated or divorced, 6.5% were widowed and 34.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Royston Park % Australia %
Australia 860 74.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Royston Park % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Royston Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 388 62.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 185 29.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 27 4.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 12 1.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 14 2.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 310 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 626 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 626 people aged 15 years and over in Royston Park (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.0% worked full-time, 29.6% worked part-time, 4.3% were away from work, 1.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.2% were unemployed. 310 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Royston Park % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 608 -- 466 --
Family 1,743 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,221 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Royston Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $608, the median family income was $1,743 and the median household income was $1,221.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Royston Park % Australia %
Couple family without children 99 31.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 172 55.0 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 36 11.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 1.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 313 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 313 families in Royston Park (State Suburbs): of these 31.6% were couple families without children, 55.0% were couple families with children, 11.5% were one parent families and 1.9% 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 Royston Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 463 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 500 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 463 occupied private dwellings were counted in Royston Park (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Royston Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 374 80.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 3.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 68 14.7 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Royston Park (State Suburbs), 80.8% were separate houses, 3.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Royston Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 208 44.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 151 32.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 80 17.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 5.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Royston Park (State Suburbs), 44.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.6% were owned with a mortgage and 17.3% were rented.

Landlord type Royston Park % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 35 43.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 3.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 42 52.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Royston Park (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 43.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Royston Park % Australia %
Median weekly rent 183 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,300 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Royston Park (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $183. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Royston Park % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 310 67.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 128 27.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 15 3.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Royston Park (State Suburbs), 67.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.6% were single (or lone) person households and 3.2% 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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