2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Huntingdale

Code SSC51661 (SSC)
People 8,118
Male 4,043
Female 4,075
Median age 30
Australian citizenship 7,007
People born overseas 2,078
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 19
Families 2,247
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,938
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,161
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,161
Median weekly rent $185
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Huntingdale % Australia %
Total 8,118 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 4,043 49.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 4,075 50.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 151 1.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 8,118 people were usually resident in Huntingdale (State Suburbs): of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Of the total population 1.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Huntingdale % Australia %
People
0-4 years 727 9.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,296 16.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,294 15.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,693 45.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 695 8.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 413 5.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 30 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 24.9% of people usually resident in Huntingdale (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 13.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 30 years.

Selected characteristics Huntingdale % Australia %
Australian citizenship 7,007 86.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 2,078 25.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 19 0.2 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.3% of people usually resident in Huntingdale (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 25.6% were born overseas and 0.2% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Huntingdale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,012 49.4 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 712 11.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 183 3.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 2,185 35.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.4% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Huntingdale (State Suburbs) were married, 11.7% were either separated or divorced, 3.0% were widowed and 35.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Huntingdale % Australia %
Australia 5,606 69.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Huntingdale % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Huntingdale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,797 64.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,115 25.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 183 4.2 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 120 2.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 135 3.1 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,489 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 4,350 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 4,350 people aged 15 years and over in Huntingdale (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 64.3% worked full-time, 25.6% worked part-time, 4.2% were away from work, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.1% were unemployed. 1,489 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Huntingdale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 547 -- 466 --
Family 1,259 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,161 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Huntingdale (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $547, the median family income was $1,259 and the median household income was $1,161.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Huntingdale % Australia %
Couple family without children 704 31.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,135 50.5 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 373 16.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 35 1.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,247 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,247 families in Huntingdale (State Suburbs): of these 31.3% were couple families without children, 50.5% were couple families with children, 16.6% were one parent families and 1.6% 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 Huntingdale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,785 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,938 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,785 occupied private dwellings were counted in Huntingdale (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Huntingdale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,734 98.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 51 1.8 702,550 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 Huntingdale (State Suburbs), 98.2% were separate houses, 1.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Huntingdale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 557 20.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,647 59.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 476 17.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 0.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 104 3.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Huntingdale (State Suburbs), 20.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 59.1% were owned with a mortgage and 17.1% were rented.

Landlord type Huntingdale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 202 42.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 71 14.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 193 40.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 8 1.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Huntingdale (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 42.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 14.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 40.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Huntingdale % Australia %
Median weekly rent 185 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,161 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Huntingdale (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $185. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,161. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Huntingdale % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,216 79.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 431 15.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 61 2.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Huntingdale (State Suburbs), 79.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 15.5% were single (or lone) person households and 2.2% 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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