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Argents Hill

Code SSC10050 (SSC)
People 387
Male 223
Female 164
Median age 50
Families 112
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 213
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $696
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,163
Median weekly rent $140
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 387 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 223 57.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 164 42.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 3.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 387 people in Argents Hill (State Suburbs) of these 57.6% were male and 42.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.9% of the population.

Age Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 15 3.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 19 4.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 27 7.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 18 4.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16 4.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 6 1.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6 1.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 22 5.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 25 6.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 38 9.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 46 11.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 35 9.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 47 12.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 36 9.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 4.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 50 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Argents Hill (State Suburbs) was 50 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 133 41.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 14 4.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 59 18.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 2.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 109 33.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Argents Hill (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.2% were married and 22.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 57 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 39 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Argents Hill (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 39 years.

Social marital status Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 125 42.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 55 18.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 112 38.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 51 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 54 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Argents Hill (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 51 years.

Education Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 4 4.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 15 16.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 4.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 4.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 26 28.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 12.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 25.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 90 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs) 23.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.4% were in primary school, 28.9% in secondary school and 12.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 329 85.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 53 14.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 34 9.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 3.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 273 73.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 73.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 77 45.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 66 39.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 3.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 20 11.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 168 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 168 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Argents Hill (State Suburbs). Of these 45.8% were employed full time, 39.3% were employed part-time and 11.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 13.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 18 11.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 32 21.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 11.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 57 37.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 52 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Argents Hill (State Suburbs) was 52 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 361 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 772 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 696 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Argents Hill (State Suburbs) was $361.

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

Unpaid work Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 258 80.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 56 17.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 46 14.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 69 21.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 17.3% provided care for children and 14.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 57 17.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 91 28.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 63 19.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 51 15.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 28.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 19.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 64 57.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 29 26.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 18 16.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 26.1% were couple families with children, 57.7% were couple families without children and 16.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,031 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 966 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $966 and those without children was $1,031.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 7.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 6.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 23 25.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 3.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 10.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 33 36.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 4.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 5.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), of couple families, 7.8% had both partners employed full-time, 6.7% had both employed part-time and 25.6% 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 Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 168 80.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 40 19.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 80.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 165 98.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 98.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 2.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 6.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 41 24.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 71 42.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 37 22.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.5% had 1 bedroom, 24.4% had 2 bedrooms and 42.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 93 55.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 36 21.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 34 20.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.8 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 55.0% were owned outright, 21.3% were owned with a mortgage and 20.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 113 66.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 51 30.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 3.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.9% were family households, 30.2% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 43.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.9% 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 Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 140 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,163 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 1.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 68 41.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 58 34.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 33 19.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), 41.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.9% 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 Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 71.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 28.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 53 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Argents Hill (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 71.4%) were male and 4 (or 28.6%) were female. The median age was 53 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Argents Hill % 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 3.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,416 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,416.

Mortgage and rent Argents Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 190 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 511 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Argents Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $190 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $511.

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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