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Hillsdale

Code SSC11112 (SSC)
People 4,977
Male 2,515
Female 2,462
Median age 33
Families 1,348
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 2,076
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,134
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $335
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 Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,977 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,515 50.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,462 49.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 86 1.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,977 people in Hillsdale (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 354 7.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 274 5.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 256 5.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 311 6.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 387 7.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 546 11.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 494 9.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 411 8.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 374 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 330 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 287 5.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 281 5.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 249 5.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 154 3.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 92 1.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 69 1.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 58 1.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 48 1.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hillsdale (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,882 46.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 140 3.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 374 9.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 156 3.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,530 37.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hillsdale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 12.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hillsdale (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,732 45.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 266 6.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,833 47.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 34 -- 33 --

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

Education Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 57 3.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 231 14.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 90 5.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 0.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 198 12.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 79 5.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 0.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 152 9.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 351 22.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 57 3.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 326 21.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,553 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs) 31.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.1% were in primary school, 18.2% in secondary school and 32.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,013 40.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,481 74.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 215 4.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 150 3.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 841 17.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 17.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 74.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,557 59.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 725 27.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 160 6.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 180 6.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,622 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,622 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hillsdale (State Suburbs). Of these 59.4% were employed full time, 27.7% were employed part-time and 6.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 200 8.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 276 11.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 247 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 594 24.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 968 39.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 8.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hillsdale (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 546 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,231 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,134 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hillsdale (State Suburbs) was $546.

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

Unpaid work Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,402 58.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,023 25.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 389 9.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 369 9.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.1% provided care for children and 9.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 906 22.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 882 21.6 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 323 7.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 289 7.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 21.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 400 29.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 619 46.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 289 21.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 38 2.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 46.0% were couple families with children, 29.7% were couple families without children and 21.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs) 11.5% of single parents were male and 88.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,723 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,856 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,856 and those without children was $1,723.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 230 22.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 59 5.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 162 15.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 199 19.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 75 7.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 162 15.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 77 7.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 55 5.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.6% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 15.9% 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 Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,888 94.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 109 5.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 94.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 124 6.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 128 6.8 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,636 86.7 465,189 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 Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 6.6% were separate houses, 6.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 86.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 88 4.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,117 59.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 588 31.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 46 2.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 40 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.7% had 1 bedroom, 59.1% had 2 bedrooms and 31.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 416 22.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 489 25.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 920 48.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 57 3.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 22.1% were owned outright, 25.9% were owned with a mortgage and 48.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,308 69.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 460 24.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 118 6.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 24.4% were single person households and 6.3% were group households.

Household income Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 23.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.5% 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 Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 335 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 76.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 24.0 -- 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 Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.6 -- 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 Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
None 333 17.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 965 51.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 429 22.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 83 4.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 76 4.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), 51.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.7% 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 Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 85 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 42 49.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 43 50.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hillsdale (State Suburbs), there were 85 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 42 (or 49.4%) were male and 43 (or 50.6%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hillsdale % 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 2.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 974 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $974.

Mortgage and rent Hillsdale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 335 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,577 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Hillsdale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $335 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,577.

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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