2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Hilton

Code SSC51641 (SSC)
People 3,160
Male 1,518
Female 1,642
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 2,690
People born overseas 755
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16
Families 793
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,480
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $762
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,207
Median weekly rent $140
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People — demographics
People Hilton % Australia %
Total 3,160 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,518 48.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,642 52.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 144 4.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,160 people were usually resident in Hilton (State Suburbs): of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Of the total population 4.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hilton % Australia %
People
0-4 years 240 7.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 399 12.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 352 11.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,457 46.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 254 8.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 457 14.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.2% of people usually resident in Hilton (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 22.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Hilton % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,690 85.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 755 23.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 16 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.1% of people usually resident in Hilton (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 23.9% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hilton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 822 32.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 440 17.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 188 7.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,068 42.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 32.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Hilton (State Suburbs) were married, 17.5% were either separated or divorced, 7.5% were widowed and 42.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hilton % Australia %
Australia 2,135 67.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Hilton % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Hilton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 738 51.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 489 34.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 62 4.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 53 3.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 85 6.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 853 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,427 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,427 people aged 15 years and over in Hilton (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 51.7% worked full-time, 34.3% worked part-time, 4.3% were away from work, 3.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 6.0% were unemployed. 853 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hilton % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 409 -- 466 --
Family 1,031 -- 1,171 --
Household 762 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Hilton (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $409, the median family income was $1,031 and the median household income was $762.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Hilton % Australia %
Couple family without children 258 32.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 291 36.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 222 28.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 22 2.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 793 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 793 families in Hilton (State Suburbs): of these 32.5% were couple families without children, 36.7% were couple families with children, 28.0% were one parent families and 2.8% 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 Hilton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,363 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,480 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,363 occupied private dwellings were counted in Hilton (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Hilton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,199 88.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 96 7.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 62 4.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 6 0.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Hilton (State Suburbs), 88.0% were separate houses, 7.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hilton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 313 23.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 449 32.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 470 34.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 12 0.9 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 119 8.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Hilton (State Suburbs), 23.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.9% were owned with a mortgage and 34.5% were rented.

Landlord type Hilton % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 102 21.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 208 44.3 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 150 31.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 1.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Hilton (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 21.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 44.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 31.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Hilton % Australia %
Median weekly rent 140 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,207 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Hilton (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $140. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,207. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hilton % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 783 57.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 425 31.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 78 5.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Hilton (State Suburbs), 57.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.2% were single (or lone) person households and 5.7% 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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