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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Artarmon

Code SSC10058 (SSC)
People 8,642
Male 4,201
Female 4,441
Median age 34
Families 2,315
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 3,921
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,910
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $460
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 8,642 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,201 48.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,441 51.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,642 people in Artarmon (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 614 7.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 514 5.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 432 5.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 365 4.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 569 6.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 888 10.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 940 10.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 897 10.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 746 8.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 552 6.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 500 5.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 442 5.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 374 4.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 236 2.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 179 2.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 143 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 123 1.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 128 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Artarmon (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,506 49.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 155 2.2 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 505 7.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 247 3.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,666 37.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Artarmon (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.5% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Artarmon (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,224 48.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 594 9.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,813 42.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Artarmon (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 149 5.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 541 21.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 53 2.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 47 1.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 211 8.4 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 94 3.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 136 5.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 164 6.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 631 25.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 129 5.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 371 14.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,526 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Artarmon (State Suburbs) 29.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.3% were in primary school, 17.5% in secondary school and 31.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,384 50.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,681 56.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 532 6.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 486 5.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,536 30.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), 30.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 56.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,366 67.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,171 23.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 209 4.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 230 4.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,976 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,976 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Artarmon (State Suburbs). Of these 67.6% were employed full time, 23.5% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 379 8.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 425 8.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 371 7.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 779 16.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,585 54.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Artarmon (State Suburbs), 8.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Artarmon (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 936 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,402 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,910 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Artarmon (State Suburbs) was $936.

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

Unpaid work Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,287 74.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,996 28.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 651 9.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,422 20.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,045 28.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,007 28.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 724 10.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 511 7.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Artarmon (State Suburbs), 28.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 888 38.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,066 46.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 299 12.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 63 2.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Artarmon (State Suburbs), 46.0% were couple families with children, 38.3% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Artarmon (State Suburbs) 14.2% of single parents were male and 85.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,846 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,123 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,123 and those without children was $2,846.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 609 31.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 71 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 384 19.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 390 19.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 88 4.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 208 10.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 101 5.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 106 5.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 19.6% 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 Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,518 92.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 268 7.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), 92.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 824 23.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 270 7.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,418 68.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Artarmon (State Suburbs), 23.4% were separate houses, 7.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 68.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 231 6.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 2,081 59.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 705 20.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 454 12.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 39 1.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.6% had 1 bedroom, 59.2% had 2 bedrooms and 20.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 874 24.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 927 26.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,645 46.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 32 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 40 1.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Artarmon (State Suburbs), 24.8% were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 46.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,281 64.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 966 27.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 271 7.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.8% were family households, 27.5% were single person households and 7.7% were group households.

Household income Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), 15.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.4% 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 Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 460 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.4 -- 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 Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
None 546 15.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,934 55.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 816 23.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 154 4.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 68 1.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), 55.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.4% 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 Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 24 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 54.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 11 45.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Artarmon (State Suburbs), there were 24 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 54.2%) were male and 11 (or 45.8%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Artarmon % 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 2.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 866 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $866.

Mortgage and rent Artarmon % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 470 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,800 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Artarmon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $470 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $4,800.

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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