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Horsley Park

Code SSC11136 (SSC)
People 1,936
Male 1,009
Female 927
Median age 39
Families 464
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 596
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,361
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $277
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 Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,936 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,009 52.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 927 47.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 0.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,936 people in Horsley Park (State Suburbs) of these 52.1% were male and 47.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 91 4.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 119 6.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 135 7.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 145 7.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 138 7.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 99 5.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 109 5.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 120 6.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 138 7.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 147 7.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 154 8.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 126 6.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 106 5.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 98 5.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 88 4.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 60 3.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 41 2.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 21 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Horsley Park (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 856 53.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 32 2.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 89 5.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 89 5.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 526 33.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Horsley Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.8% were married and 7.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Horsley Park (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 741 54.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 36 2.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 587 43.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 2.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Horsley Park (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 29 4.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 68 10.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 78 11.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 11 1.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 43 6.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 82 12.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 11 1.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 47 7.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 58 8.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 7 1.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 230 34.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 664 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs) 34.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.5% were in primary school, 20.6% in secondary school and 16.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,205 62.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 945 56.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 151 8.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 70 4.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 522 30.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 30.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 56.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 516 58.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 264 29.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 73 8.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 30 3.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 883 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 883 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Horsley Park (State Suburbs). Of these 58.4% were employed full time, 29.9% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 86 10.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 91 10.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 83 9.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 119 14.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 402 47.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Horsley Park (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 524 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,484 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,361 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Horsley Park (State Suburbs) was $524.

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

Unpaid work Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 980 61.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 395 24.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 214 13.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 159 10.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.8% provided care for children and 13.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 299 18.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 323 20.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 179 11.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 183 11.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 20.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 126 27.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 265 57.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 64 13.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 2.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 57.0% were couple families with children, 27.1% were couple families without children and 13.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs) 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,594 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,131 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,131 and those without children was $1,594.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 78 19.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 6.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 83 21.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 60 15.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 25 6.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 89 22.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 19 4.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 4.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.7% had both partners employed full-time, 6.1% had both employed part-time and 21.0% 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 Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 513 96.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 20 3.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 96.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 509 99.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.6 263,926 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 Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 99.4% were separate houses, 0.6% 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 Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 1.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 28 5.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 150 29.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 311 60.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 3.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.4% had 1 bedroom, 5.5% had 2 bedrooms and 29.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 264 51.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 119 23.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 101 19.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 1.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 3.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 51.9% were owned outright, 23.4% were owned with a mortgage and 19.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 430 84.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 73 14.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 1.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.0% were family households, 14.3% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 19.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.6% 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 Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 277 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
None 30 5.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 99 19.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 144 28.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 220 43.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 3.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), 19.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 43.0% 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 Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 40.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 60.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 12 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Horsley Park (State Suburbs), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 40.0%) were male and 9 (or 60.0%) were female. The median age was 12 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Horsley Park % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

Mortgage and rent Horsley Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 305 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Horsley Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $305 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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