2011 Census QuickStats

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Marks Point

Code SSC11467 (SSC)
People 1,731
Male 822
Female 909
Median age 45
Families 481
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 878
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $823
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,650
Median weekly rent $235
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,731 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 822 47.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 909 52.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 39 2.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,731 people in Marks Point (State Suburbs) of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 93 5.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 99 5.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 90 5.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 111 6.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 90 5.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 81 4.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 87 5.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 97 5.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 88 5.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 129 7.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 150 8.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 122 7.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 153 8.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 93 5.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 75 4.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 71 4.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 66 3.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 38 2.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Marks Point (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 597 41.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 69 4.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 205 14.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 121 8.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 462 31.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Marks Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.1% were married and 18.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Marks Point (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 550 41.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 129 9.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 662 49.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Marks Point (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 20 4.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 96 22.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 2.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 2.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 64 14.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 15 3.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 1.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 44 10.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 39 9.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 124 28.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 433 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Marks Point (State Suburbs) 25.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.9% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 18.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,501 86.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 179 11.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 83 5.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 58 3.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,297 80.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), 80.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 410 56.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 222 30.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 48 6.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 47 6.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 727 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 727 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Marks Point (State Suburbs). Of these 56.4% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 6.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 71 10.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 71 10.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 78 11.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 112 16.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 295 43.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Marks Point (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Marks Point (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 475 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,116 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 823 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Marks Point (State Suburbs) was $475.

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

Unpaid work Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 969 66.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 406 28.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 222 15.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 168 11.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% provided care for children and 15.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 301 20.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 337 23.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 172 11.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 158 10.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Marks Point (State Suburbs), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 200 41.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 147 30.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 116 24.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 3.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Marks Point (State Suburbs), 30.6% were couple families with children, 41.6% were couple families without children and 24.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Marks Point (State Suburbs) 13.5% of single parents were male and 86.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,968 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,924 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,924 and those without children was $1,968.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 63 17.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 59 16.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 38 10.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 23 6.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 115 32.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 17 4.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 23 6.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 16.8% 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 Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 765 89.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 93 10.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), 89.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 433 56.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 134 17.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 191 24.9 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 1.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Marks Point (State Suburbs), 56.5% were separate houses, 17.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 24.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 73 9.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 286 37.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 261 34.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 116 15.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 27 3.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 9.5% had 1 bedroom, 37.3% had 2 bedrooms and 34.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 233 30.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 175 22.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 322 42.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 32 4.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Marks Point (State Suburbs), 30.4% were owned outright, 22.8% were owned with a mortgage and 42.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 476 62.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 269 35.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 2.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.1% were family households, 35.1% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), 35.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.4% 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 Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 235 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.5 -- 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 Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,650 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
None 99 12.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 312 40.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 233 30.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 88 11.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 34 4.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), 40.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.5% 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 Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 34 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 61.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 13 38.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Marks Point (State Suburbs), there were 34 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 61.8%) were male and 13 (or 38.2%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Marks Point % 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 2.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,041 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,041.

Mortgage and rent Marks Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 151 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,100 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Marks Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $151 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,100.

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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