2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Waterloo Corner

Code SSC42801 (SSC)
People 850
Male 450
Female 400
Median age 50
Australian citizenship 737
People born overseas 310
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 249
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 408
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $586
Median monthly mortgage repayment $884
Median weekly rent $110
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Total 850 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 450 52.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 400 47.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 1.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 850 people were usually resident in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs): of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Waterloo Corner % Australia %
People
0-4 years 44 5.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 73 8.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 80 9.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 297 34.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 137 16.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 220 25.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 50 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 13.8% of people usually resident in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 42.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 50 years.

Selected characteristics Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Australian citizenship 737 86.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 310 36.5 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.7% of people usually resident in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 36.5% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Waterloo Corner % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 466 63.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 85 11.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 41 5.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 138 18.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 63.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs) were married, 11.6% were either separated or divorced, 5.6% were widowed and 18.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Australia 465 54.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Waterloo Corner % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Waterloo Corner % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Waterloo Corner % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 179 57.6 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 82 26.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 17 5.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 12 3.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 21 6.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 373 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 311 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 311 people aged 15 years and over in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 57.6% worked full-time, 26.4% worked part-time, 5.5% were away from work, 3.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.8% were unemployed. 373 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Waterloo Corner % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 292 -- 466 --
Family 647 -- 1,171 --
Household 586 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $292, the median family income was $647 and the median household income was $586.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Couple family without children 146 58.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 83 33.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 20 8.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 249 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 249 families in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs): of these 58.6% were couple families without children, 33.3% were couple families with children, 8.0% 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 Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 355 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 408 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 355 occupied private dwellings were counted in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 325 91.5 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 30 8.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs), 91.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 8.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 217 61.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 69 19.4 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 50 14.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 4.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs), 61.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.4% were owned with a mortgage and 14.1% were rented.

Landlord type Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 9 18.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 35 70.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 12.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 18.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 70.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Median weekly rent 110 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 884 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $110. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $884. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Waterloo Corner % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 245 69.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 85 23.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 11 3.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Waterloo Corner (State Suburbs), 69.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 23.9% were single (or lone) person households and 3.1% 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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