2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | Urban Centres and Localities

Yorketown (L)

Code UCL430200 (UCL)
People 685
Male 337
Female 348
Median age 45
Australian citizenship 652
People born overseas 57
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 193
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 343
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $627
Median monthly mortgage repayment $683
Median weekly rent $103
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Total 685 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 337 49.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 348 50.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 685 people were usually resident in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Yorketown (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 89 13.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 64 9.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 239 34.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 96 14.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 156 22.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 45 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.0% of people usually resident in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 36.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 45 years.

Selected characteristics Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 652 95.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 57 8.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.2% of people usually resident in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Yorketown (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 303 54.6 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 71 12.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 53 9.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 127 22.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.6% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.8% were either separated or divorced, 9.5% were widowed and 22.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Australia 615 89.8 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Yorketown (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Yorketown (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 178 59.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 91 30.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 15 5.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 6 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 9 3.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 248 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 299 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 299 people aged 15 years and over in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 59.5% worked full-time, 30.4% worked part-time, 5.0% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.0% were unemployed. 248 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Yorketown (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 361 -- 466 --
Family 820 -- 1,171 --
Household 627 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $361, the median family income was $820 and the median household income was $627.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 101 52.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 65 33.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 21 10.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 6 3.1 89,686 1.7
Total families 193 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 193 families in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.3% were couple families without children, 33.7% were couple families with children, 10.9% were one parent families and 3.1% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 294 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 343 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 294 occupied private dwellings were counted in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 277 94.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 10 3.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 7 2.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.4% were flats, units or apartments and 2.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 135 45.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 91 31.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 64 21.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 1.7 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.0% were owned with a mortgage and 21.8% were rented.

Landlord type Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 12 18.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 17 26.6 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 34 53.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 6.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 18.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 26.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 53.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 103 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 683 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $103. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $683. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yorketown (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 191 65.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 90 30.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 1.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Yorketown (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 65.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.6% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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