2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Bolton Point

Code SSC10264 (SSC)
People 2,298
Male 1,136
Female 1,162
Median age 40
Families 624
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 935
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $794
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $182
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,298 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,136 49.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,162 50.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 207 9.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,298 people in Bolton Point (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 9.0% of the population.

Age Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 144 6.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 151 6.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 164 7.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 202 8.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 123 5.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 92 4.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 117 5.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 138 6.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 122 5.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 156 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 177 7.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 123 5.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 124 5.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 149 6.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 107 4.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 82 3.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 59 2.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 67 2.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bolton Point (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 776 42.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 55 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 212 11.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 147 8.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 651 35.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bolton Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.2% were married and 14.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 40 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bolton Point (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 712 44.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 147 9.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 748 46.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bolton Point (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 36 5.5 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 172 26.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 2.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 11 1.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 136 20.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 22 3.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 9 1.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51 7.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 41 6.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 17 2.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 145 22.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 659 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs) 28.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.5% were in primary school, 25.3% in secondary school and 14.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,031 88.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 233 10.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 130 6.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 74 3.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,717 79.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 79.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 421 51.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 252 30.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 66 8.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 81 9.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 820 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 820 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bolton Point (State Suburbs). Of these 51.3% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 9.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 100 13.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 78 10.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 75 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 136 18.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 286 38.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 13.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bolton Point (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 388 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 952 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 794 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bolton Point (State Suburbs) was $388.

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

Unpaid work Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,194 64.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 518 28.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 302 16.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 284 15.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% provided care for children and 16.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 304 16.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 409 22.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 248 13.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 236 12.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 22.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 231 37.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 208 33.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 182 29.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 33.3% were couple families with children, 37.0% were couple families without children and 29.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs) 16.9% of single parents were male and 83.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,905 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,323 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,323 and those without children was $1,905.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 66 15.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 2.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 62 14.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 57 12.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 36 8.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 158 35.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 26 5.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 23 5.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 14.1% 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 Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 822 89.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 97 10.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 89.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 699 84.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 102 12.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 19 2.3 465,189 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 Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 84.9% were separate houses, 12.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 46 5.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 99 12.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 444 54.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 209 25.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 24 2.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.6% had 1 bedroom, 12.0% had 2 bedrooms and 54.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 230 27.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 163 19.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 384 46.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 20 2.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 3.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 27.9% were owned outright, 19.8% were owned with a mortgage and 46.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 602 73.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 204 24.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 1.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.2% were family households, 24.8% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 35.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.6% 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 Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 182 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.5 -- 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 Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
None 88 10.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 335 40.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 252 30.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 119 14.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 3.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), 40.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.5% 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 Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 204 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 95 46.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 109 53.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bolton Point (State Suburbs), there were 204 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 95 (or 46.6%) were male and 109 (or 53.4%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bolton Point % 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 650 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bolton Point (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 $650.

Mortgage and rent Bolton Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 209 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,495 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Bolton Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $209 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,495.

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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