2011 Census QuickStats

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Allambie Heights

Code SSC10025 (SSC)
People 6,742
Male 3,213
Female 3,529
Median age 41
Families 1,807
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,449
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,689
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $325
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,742 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,213 47.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,529 52.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 49 0.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,742 people in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 504 7.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 508 7.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 442 6.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 372 5.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 323 4.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 221 3.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 286 4.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 508 7.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 614 9.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 484 7.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 465 6.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 355 5.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 377 5.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 301 4.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 279 4.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 234 3.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 237 3.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 231 3.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,999 56.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 106 2.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 393 7.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 410 7.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,383 26.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.7% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,812 58.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 256 5.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,752 36.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 172 8.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 494 24.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 105 5.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 77 3.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 227 11.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 155 7.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 68 3.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 107 5.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 264 12.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 32 1.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 354 17.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,055 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.9% were in primary school, 21.8% in secondary school and 18.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,816 71.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,152 33.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 611 9.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 399 6.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,215 50.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 50.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,942 58.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,070 32.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 169 5.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 121 3.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,302 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,302 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 399 12.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 355 11.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 321 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 424 13.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,518 47.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 631 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,171 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,689 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) was $631.

Travel to work, top responses Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,936 74.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,800 34.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 585 11.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,086 20.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.0% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,244 23.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,466 27.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 689 13.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 540 10.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 27.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 550 30.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,023 56.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 210 11.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 24 1.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 56.6% were couple families with children, 30.4% were couple families without children and 11.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs) 18.6% of single parents were male and 81.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,484 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,897 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,897 and those without children was $2,484.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 295 18.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 56 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 451 28.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 232 14.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 81 5.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 286 18.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 80 5.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 90 5.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 28.7% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,261 93.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 147 6.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 93.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,868 82.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 58 2.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 326 14.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 82.7% were separate houses, 2.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 75 3.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 169 7.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 185 8.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 877 38.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 911 40.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 44 1.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.5% had 1 bedroom, 8.2% had 2 bedrooms and 38.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 826 36.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 918 40.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 415 18.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 33 1.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 69 3.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 36.5% were owned outright, 40.6% were owned with a mortgage and 18.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,749 77.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 469 20.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 42 1.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.4% were family households, 20.8% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 20.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.1% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 325 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 11.6 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.0 -- 10.5 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
None 189 8.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 741 32.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 873 38.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 386 17.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 69 3.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), 32.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.1% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 50 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 34.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 33 66.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), there were 50 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 34.0%) were male and 33 (or 66.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,708 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,708.

Mortgage and rent Allambie Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 240 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,592 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Allambie Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,592.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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