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Killcare Heights

Code SSC11249 (SSC)
People 750
Male 403
Female 347
Median age 49
Families 218
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 417
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,411
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $330
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 750 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 403 53.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 347 46.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 1.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 750 people in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) of these 53.7% were male and 46.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 31 4.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 4.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 50 6.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 34 4.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 28 3.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 26 3.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 3.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 41 5.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 54 7.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 54 7.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 55 7.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 73 9.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 79 10.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 55 7.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 46 6.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 26 3.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 2.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 15 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 383 61.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 3.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 60 9.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 26 4.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 136 21.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.0% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 333 60.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 7.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 178 32.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 10 5.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 32 15.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 2.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 4.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 26 12.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 5.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 13 6.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 7.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 26 12.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 3.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 51 25.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 201 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) 26.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.5% were in primary school, 24.0% in secondary school and 19.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 567 75.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 143 20.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 52 7.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 53 7.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 448 64.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 64.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 188 53.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 128 36.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 6.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 14 4.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 351 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 351 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs). Of these 53.6% were employed full time, 36.5% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 49 14.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 41 12.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 44 13.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 36 10.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 146 43.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 14.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 680 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,510 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,411 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) was $680.

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

Unpaid work Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 502 79.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 190 30.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 83 13.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 170 27.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.2% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 150 23.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 184 29.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 98 15.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 68 10.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 29.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 99 45.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 94 43.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 24 11.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 43.3% were couple families with children, 45.6% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 37.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 62.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs) 37.5% of single parents were male and 62.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,931 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,345 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,345 and those without children was $1,931.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 12.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 4.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 40 21.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 25 13.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 7.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 49 25.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 17 8.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 6.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 21.1% 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 Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 282 70.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 119 29.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 70.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 29.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 281 98.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.1 465,189 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 Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 1.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 2.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 31 11.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 101 35.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 137 48.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 11.0% had 2 bedrooms and 35.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 137 48.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 91 31.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 48 16.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 3.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 48.1% were owned outright, 31.9% were owned with a mortgage and 16.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 213 75.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 58 20.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 4.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.3% were family households, 20.5% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 18.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.1% 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 Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.5 -- 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 Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
None 4 1.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 95 33.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 126 44.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 53 18.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.6% 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 Killcare Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 100.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Killcare 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 0 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Killcare Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

Mortgage and rent Killcare 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 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Killcare 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 $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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