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Croydon Park (NSW)

Code SSC10651 (SSC)
People 10,742
Male 5,099
Female 5,643
Median age 38
Families 2,909
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 4,239
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,295
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $330
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,742 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,099 47.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,643 52.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 60 0.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,742 people in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 706 6.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 648 6.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 662 6.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 693 6.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 620 5.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 726 6.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 773 7.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 858 8.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 845 7.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 842 7.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 643 6.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 656 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 585 5.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 428 4.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 368 3.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 275 2.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 258 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 156 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,370 50.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 251 2.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 658 7.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 489 5.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,948 33.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.1% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,120 50.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 486 5.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,609 43.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 190 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 374 11.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 355 10.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 62 1.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 332 10.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 347 10.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 85 2.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 224 6.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 573 17.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 84 2.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 657 20.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,283 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) 30.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.1% were in primary school, 23.3% in secondary school and 24.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 6,078 56.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,234 61.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 745 7.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 451 4.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,665 26.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 26.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 61.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,188 58.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,556 28.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 370 6.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 307 5.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,421 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 5,421 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 28.7% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 559 10.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 496 9.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 504 9.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 932 18.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,255 44.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 559 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,515 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,295 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $559.

Travel to work, top responses Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,925 68.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,374 27.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,039 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,191 13.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.2% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,112 24.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,133 24.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 903 10.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 780 8.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 857 29.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,488 51.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 512 17.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 52 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 51.2% were couple families with children, 29.5% were couple families without children and 17.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) 14.5% of single parents were male and 85.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,224 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,408 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,408 and those without children was $2,224.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 493 21.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 86 3.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 479 20.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 370 15.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 156 6.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 452 19.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 190 8.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 117 5.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 20.4% 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 Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,864 94.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 211 5.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 94.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,174 56.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 655 16.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,006 26.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 31 0.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 56.2% were separate houses, 16.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 26.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 12 0.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 214 5.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,304 33.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,441 37.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 811 21.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 85 2.2 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.5% had 1 bedroom, 33.7% had 2 bedrooms and 37.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,269 32.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,270 32.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,197 31.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 14 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 116 3.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 32.8% were owned outright, 32.9% were owned with a mortgage and 31.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,807 72.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 940 24.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 119 3.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.6% were family households, 24.3% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.5% 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 Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.3 -- 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 Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.3 -- 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 Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 488 12.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,531 39.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,248 32.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 473 12.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 126 3.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 39.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.2% 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 Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 61 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 42.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 35 57.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 33 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 61 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 42.6%) were male and 35 (or 57.4%) were female. The median age was 33 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Croydon Park (NSW) % 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 2.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,583 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Croydon Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 485 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,817 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Croydon Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $485 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,817.

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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