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Glen Alpine

Code SSC10954 (SSC)
People 4,342
Male 2,219
Female 2,123
Median age 39
Families 1,234
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,300
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $2,366
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $480
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,342 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,219 51.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,123 48.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 41 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,342 people in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 189 4.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 248 5.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 283 6.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 435 10.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 402 9.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 230 5.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 190 4.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 208 4.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 277 6.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 421 9.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 440 10.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 386 8.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 318 7.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 141 3.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 65 1.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 50 1.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 35 0.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 0.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,164 59.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 63 1.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 128 3.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 93 2.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,169 32.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.8% were married and 5.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,059 60.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 137 4.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,216 35.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 46 3.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 93 6.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 112 8.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 116 8.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 89 6.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 197 14.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 92 6.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 125 9.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 270 19.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 27 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 195 14.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,362 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.6% were in primary school, 27.8% in secondary school and 28.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,076 70.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,583 38.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 319 7.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 208 5.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,019 48.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 48.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,659 63.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 733 28.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 132 5.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 94 3.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,618 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,618 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs). Of these 63.4% were employed full time, 28.0% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 259 10.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 227 9.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 245 9.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 465 18.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,191 47.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 713 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,251 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,366 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) was $713.

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

Unpaid work Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,668 73.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 999 27.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 459 12.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 541 14.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.6% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 955 26.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 971 26.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 433 12.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 305 8.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 26.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 370 30.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 751 60.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 100 8.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 60.9% were couple families with children, 30.0% were couple families without children and 8.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs) 21.6% of single parents were male and 78.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,371 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,868 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,868 and those without children was $2,371.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 337 30.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 34 3.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 281 25.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 178 15.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 47 4.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 123 11.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 68 6.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 50 4.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 25.1% 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 Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,231 97.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 33 2.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 97.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 2.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,227 99.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 99.7% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13 1.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 79 6.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,128 91.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 0.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 1.1% had 2 bedrooms and 6.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4.2. The average household size was 3.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 453 36.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 690 56.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 69 5.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 1.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 36.8% were owned outright, 56.1% were owned with a mortgage and 5.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,156 93.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 66 5.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 0.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), of all households, 93.9% were family households, 5.4% were single person households and 0.7% were group households.

Household income Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 7.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 30.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 7.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 30.7% 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 Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 480 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.7 -- 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 Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
None 16 1.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 200 16.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 524 42.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 475 38.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 1.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), 16.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.6% 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 Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 42 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 33.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 28 66.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), there were 42 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 33.3%) were male and 28 (or 66.7%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glen Alpine % 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 4.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,687 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,687.

Mortgage and rent Glen Alpine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 520 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,012 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Glen Alpine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $520 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,012.

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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