2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Minto

Code SSC11553 (SSC)
People 10,307
Male 5,033
Female 5,274
Median age 33
Families 2,706
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,444
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,152
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,738
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,307 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,033 48.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,274 51.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 339 3.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,307 people in Minto (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.3% of the population.

Age Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 797 7.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 751 7.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 799 7.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 807 7.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 767 7.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 773 7.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 680 6.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 687 6.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 708 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 796 7.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 709 6.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 661 6.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 525 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 335 3.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 209 2.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 123 1.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 95 0.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 85 0.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Minto (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,856 48.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 305 3.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 659 8.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 369 4.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,768 34.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Minto (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.5% were married and 12.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Minto (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,620 49.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 432 5.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,281 44.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Minto (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Minto (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 172 4.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 746 21.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 68 1.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 85 2.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 611 17.4 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 125 3.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 70 2.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 296 8.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 336 9.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 81 2.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 919 26.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,509 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Minto (State Suburbs) 34.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.6% were in primary school, 23.0% in secondary school and 18.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,773 56.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,245 55.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 593 6.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 357 3.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,214 34.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Minto (State Suburbs), 34.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 55.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,922 63.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,019 22.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 282 6.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 377 8.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,600 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,600 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Minto (State Suburbs). Of these 63.5% were employed full time, 22.2% were employed part-time and 8.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 307 7.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 335 7.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 378 8.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,194 28.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,728 40.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Minto (State Suburbs), 7.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Minto (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 491 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,270 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,152 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Minto (State Suburbs) was $491.

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

Unpaid work Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,795 60.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,199 27.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 910 11.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 884 11.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Minto (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.6% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,494 18.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,692 21.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 816 10.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 793 10.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Minto (State Suburbs), 21.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 637 23.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,431 52.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 586 21.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 52 1.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Minto (State Suburbs), 52.9% were couple families with children, 23.5% were couple families without children and 21.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Minto (State Suburbs) 13.6% of single parents were male and 86.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,866 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,968 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Minto (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,968 and those without children was $1,866.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 485 23.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 38 1.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 303 14.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 514 24.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 126 6.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 351 17.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 116 5.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 131 6.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Minto (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.5% had both partners employed full-time, 1.8% had both employed part-time and 14.7% 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 Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,193 96.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 111 3.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Minto (State Suburbs), 96.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,510 78.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 363 11.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 208 6.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 110 3.4 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Minto (State Suburbs), 78.6% were separate houses, 11.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.5% were flats, units or apartments and 3.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 49 1.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 428 13.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,881 58.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 767 24.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 66 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Minto (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 13.4% had 2 bedrooms and 58.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 637 20.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,363 42.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,090 34.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 91 2.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Minto (State Suburbs), 20.0% were owned outright, 42.7% were owned with a mortgage and 34.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,550 79.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 583 18.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 61 1.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Minto (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.8% were family households, 18.3% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Minto (State Suburbs), 22.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.9% 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 Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,738 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.7 -- 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 Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
None 345 10.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,291 40.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,003 31.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 430 13.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 124 3.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Minto (State Suburbs), 40.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.5% 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 Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 339 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 145 42.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 194 57.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Minto (State Suburbs), there were 339 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 145 (or 42.8%) were male and 194 (or 57.2%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Minto % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 875 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Minto (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $875.

Mortgage and rent Minto % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 220 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,799 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Minto (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $220 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,799.

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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