2006 Census QuickStats

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Kurrajong Heights (L)

Code UCL144800 (UCL)
People 889
Male 420
Female 469
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 800
People born overseas 140
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 254
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 348
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,220
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,633
Median weekly rent $220
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People — demographics
People Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Total 889 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 420 47.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 469 52.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.1 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 889 people were usually resident in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.2% were male and 52.8% were female. Of the total population 1.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 54 6.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 144 16.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 96 10.8 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 372 41.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 118 13.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 105 11.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.3% of people usually resident in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 800 90.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 140 15.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.0% of people usually resident in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 15.7% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 423 61.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 71 10.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 31 4.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 166 24.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 61.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.3% were either separated or divorced, 4.5% were widowed and 24.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Australia 668 75.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 273 61.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 137 30.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 11 2.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 13 2.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 12 2.7 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 195 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 446 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 446 people aged 15 years and over in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 61.2% worked full-time, 30.7% worked part-time, 2.5% were away from work, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.7% were unemployed. 195 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 603 -- 466 --
Family 1,462 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,220 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $603, the median family income was $1,462 and the median household income was $1,220.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 106 41.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 125 49.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 23 9.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 254 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 254 families in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 41.7% were couple families without children, 49.2% were couple families with children, 9.1% 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 Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 315 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 348 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 315 occupied private dwellings were counted in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 315 100.0 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 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 Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 119 37.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 157 49.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 21 6.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 5.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 49.8% were owned with a mortgage and 6.7% were rented.

Landlord type Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 14 66.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 5 23.8 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 66.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 23.8% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 220 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,633 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $220. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,633. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kurrajong Heights (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 249 79.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 53 16.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Kurrajong Heights (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 79.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.8% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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