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Killarney Heights

Code SSC11245 (SSC)
People 4,453
Male 2,184
Female 2,269
Median age 41
Families 1,269
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,500
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,270
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $710
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,453 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,184 49.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,269 51.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,453 people in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 259 5.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 397 8.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 431 9.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 316 7.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 201 4.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 85 1.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 117 2.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 294 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 402 9.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 423 9.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 326 7.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 234 5.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 204 4.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 196 4.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 223 5.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 174 3.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 108 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 65 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,208 65.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 57 1.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 159 4.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 158 4.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 777 23.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 65.7% were married and 6.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,079 65.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 129 4.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 983 30.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 49 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 49 years.

Education Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 123 7.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 425 27.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 86 5.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 64 4.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 274 17.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 80 5.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 90 5.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 80 5.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 190 12.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 18 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 128 8.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,558 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs) 35.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.9% were in primary school, 28.5% in secondary school and 17.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,848 64.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,921 44.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 386 8.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 305 7.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,701 39.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 39.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 44.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,245 58.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 692 32.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 100 4.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 76 3.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,113 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,113 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs). Of these 58.9% were employed full time, 32.7% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 268 13.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 236 11.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 186 9.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 226 11.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,018 50.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 779 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,452 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,270 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs) was $779.

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

Unpaid work Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,647 78.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,291 38.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 371 11.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 849 25.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.4% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 744 22.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,001 29.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 511 15.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 395 11.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 29.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 382 30.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 745 58.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 132 10.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 0.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 58.7% were couple families with children, 30.1% were couple families without children and 10.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs) 20.1% of single parents were male and 79.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,687 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,145 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,145 and those without children was $2,687.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 208 18.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 52 4.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 275 24.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 184 16.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 60 5.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 228 20.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 58 5.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 61 5.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 24.4% 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 Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,406 94.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 75 5.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,340 95.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 42 3.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 25 1.8 465,189 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 Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 95.2% were separate houses, 3.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 0.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 51 3.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 415 29.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 917 65.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 1.2 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 3.6% had 2 bedrooms and 29.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 691 49.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 536 38.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 158 11.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 1.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 49.1% were owned outright, 38.1% were owned with a mortgage and 11.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,240 88.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 155 11.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 0.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.1% were family households, 11.0% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 10.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 29.0% 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 Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 710 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.6 -- 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 Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
None 24 1.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 352 25.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 763 54.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 255 18.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 1.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), 25.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 54.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.1% 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 Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 100.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 40 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 4 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 40 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Killarney Heights % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Killarney Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Killarney Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,300.

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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