2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Valley View

Code SSC42771 (SSC)
People 5,981
Male 3,018
Female 2,963
Median age 39
Australian citizenship 5,260
People born overseas 1,432
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 23
Families 1,748
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,421
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $969
Median monthly mortgage repayment $997
Median weekly rent $185
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Valley View % Australia %
Total 5,981 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,018 50.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,963 49.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 105 1.8 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 5,981 people were usually resident in Valley View (State Suburbs): of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Of the total population 1.8% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Valley View % Australia %
People
0-4 years 368 6.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 662 11.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 703 11.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 2,350 39.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,024 17.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 873 14.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 39 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.2% of people usually resident in Valley View (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 39 years.

Selected characteristics Valley View % Australia %
Australian citizenship 5,260 87.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,432 23.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 23 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 87.9% of people usually resident in Valley View (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 23.9% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Valley View % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,682 54.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 547 11.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 287 5.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,432 28.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Valley View (State Suburbs) were married, 11.1% were either separated or divorced, 5.8% were widowed and 28.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Valley View % Australia %
Australia 4,214 70.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Valley View % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Valley View % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Valley View % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,693 58.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 855 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 110 3.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 93 3.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 144 5.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,757 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,895 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,895 people aged 15 years and over in Valley View (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.5% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 3.8% were away from work, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.0% were unemployed. 1,757 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Valley View % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Valley View % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 441 -- 466 --
Family 1,073 -- 1,171 --
Household 969 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Valley View (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $441, the median family income was $1,073 and the median household income was $969.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Valley View % Australia %
Couple family without children 758 43.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 695 39.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 268 15.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 27 1.5 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,748 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,748 families in Valley View (State Suburbs): of these 43.4% were couple families without children, 39.8% were couple families with children, 15.3% were one parent families and 1.5% 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 Valley View % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,306 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,421 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,306 occupied private dwellings were counted in Valley View (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Valley View % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,222 96.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 26 1.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 58 2.5 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 Valley View (State Suburbs), 96.4% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Valley View % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 988 42.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 872 37.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 313 13.6 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 128 5.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Valley View (State Suburbs), 42.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 37.8% were owned with a mortgage and 13.6% were rented.

Landlord type Valley View % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 105 33.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 24 7.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 181 57.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 1.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Valley View (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 33.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 57.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Valley View % Australia %
Median weekly rent 185 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 997 -- 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 Valley View (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $185. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $997. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Valley View % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,735 75.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 448 19.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 53 2.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Valley View (State Suburbs), 75.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.4% were single (or lone) person households and 2.3% 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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