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Kenthurst

Code SSC11230 (SSC)
People 4,880
Male 2,482
Female 2,398
Median age 41
Families 1,365
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,613
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $2,109
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $345
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,880 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,482 50.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,398 49.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,880 people in Kenthurst (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 227 4.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 329 6.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 407 8.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 398 8.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 351 7.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 215 4.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 160 3.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 267 5.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 326 6.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 395 8.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 376 7.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 371 7.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 360 7.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 274 5.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 171 3.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 112 2.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 72 1.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 70 1.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kenthurst (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,337 59.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 67 1.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 204 5.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 157 4.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,150 29.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kenthurst (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.7% were married and 7.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kenthurst (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,220 59.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 163 4.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,324 35.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kenthurst (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 91 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 232 14.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 126 8.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 111 7.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 94 5.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 148 9.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 199 12.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 102 6.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 252 15.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 28 1.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 199 12.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,582 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs) 32.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 27.9% in secondary school and 22.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,752 76.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,423 30.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 414 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 262 5.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,586 55.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 55.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,561 58.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 884 33.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 125 4.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 86 3.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,656 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,656 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kenthurst (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 33.3% were employed part-time and 3.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 341 13.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 273 10.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 270 10.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 279 10.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,277 49.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kenthurst (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 678 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,232 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,109 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kenthurst (State Suburbs) was $678.

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

Unpaid work Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,056 78.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,176 30.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 520 13.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 885 22.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.0% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 927 23.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,046 26.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 573 14.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 508 13.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 26.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 436 31.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 786 57.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 130 9.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 14 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 57.5% were couple families with children, 31.9% were couple families without children and 9.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs) 21.5% of single parents were male and 78.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,125 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,077 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,077 and those without children was $2,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 252 20.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 69 5.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 327 26.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 172 14.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 64 5.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 203 16.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 59 4.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 77 6.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 5.6% had both employed part-time and 26.7% 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 Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,490 94.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 91 5.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,410 94.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 52 3.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 20 1.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.4 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 94.6% were separate houses, 3.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 1.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 89 6.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 265 17.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,099 73.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.3% had 1 bedroom, 6.0% had 2 bedrooms and 17.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4.1. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 668 44.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 615 41.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 164 11.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 19 1.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 1.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 44.8% were owned outright, 41.3% were owned with a mortgage and 11.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,300 87.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 172 11.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 1.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.2% were family households, 11.5% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 30.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 13.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 30.1% 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 Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 345 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.7 -- 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 Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
None 46 3.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 200 13.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 554 37.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 662 44.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 26 1.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), 13.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 44.5% 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 Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 57.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 8 42.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kenthurst (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 57.9%) were male and 8 (or 42.1%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kenthurst % 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 4.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 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 Kenthurst (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Kenthurst % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 560 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 5,000 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Kenthurst (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $560 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $5,000.

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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