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North Epping

Code SSC11745 (SSC)
People 4,393
Male 2,127
Female 2,266
Median age 41
Families 1,218
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,541
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,038
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $480
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 North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,393 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,127 48.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,266 51.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 0.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,393 people in North Epping (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 256 5.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 328 7.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 350 8.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 349 7.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 239 5.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 128 2.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 164 3.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 277 6.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 335 7.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 418 9.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 351 8.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 271 6.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 234 5.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 186 4.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 197 4.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 138 3.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 121 2.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 51 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in North Epping (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.8% of the population.

Registered marital status North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,160 62.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 52 1.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 137 4.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 164 4.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 947 27.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in North Epping (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.4% were married and 5.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,029 61.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 124 3.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,135 34.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In North Epping (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in North Epping (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 104 7.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 393 26.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 38 2.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 31 2.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 294 19.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 38 2.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 91 6.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 64 4.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 317 21.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 1.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 93 6.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,486 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In North Epping (State Suburbs) 33.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 28.5% in secondary school and 25.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,947 67.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,789 41.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 319 7.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 233 5.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,938 45.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In North Epping (State Suburbs), 45.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 41.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,318 59.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 702 31.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 100 4.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 93 4.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,213 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,213 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in North Epping (State Suburbs). Of these 59.6% were employed full time, 31.7% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 263 12.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 222 10.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 216 10.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 318 15.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 999 47.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in North Epping (State Suburbs), 12.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in North Epping (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 698 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,484 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,038 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in North Epping (State Suburbs) was $698.

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

Unpaid work North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,756 79.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,154 33.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 394 11.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 984 28.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In North Epping (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, 33.3% 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, 28.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 809 23.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,013 29.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 576 16.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 361 10.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in North Epping (State Suburbs), 29.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 369 30.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 734 60.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 106 8.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 11 0.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in North Epping (State Suburbs), 60.2% were couple families with children, 30.2% were couple families without children and 8.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In North Epping (State Suburbs) 13.1% of single parents were male and 86.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,865 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,247 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Epping (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,247 and those without children was $2,865.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 246 22.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 3.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 281 25.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 169 15.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 56 5.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 211 19.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 45 4.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 54 4.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In North Epping (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 25.6% 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 North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,437 95.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 71 4.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In North Epping (State Suburbs), 95.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,336 92.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 97 6.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 5 0.3 465,189 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 North Epping (State Suburbs), 92.9% were separate houses, 6.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 26 1.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 68 4.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 588 40.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 744 51.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 0.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In North Epping (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 4.7% had 2 bedrooms and 40.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 688 47.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 543 37.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 175 12.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 1.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in North Epping (State Suburbs), 47.8% were owned outright, 37.8% were owned with a mortgage and 12.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,196 83.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 218 15.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 23 1.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In North Epping (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.2% were family households, 15.2% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Epping (State Suburbs), 14.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 29.9% 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 North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 480 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.9 -- 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 North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
None 57 4.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 474 33.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 665 46.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 226 15.7 360,074 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 North Epping (State Suburbs), 33.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.7% 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 North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 100.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 44 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in North Epping (State Suburbs), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 44 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics North Epping % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In North Epping (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent North Epping % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 125 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In North Epping (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $125 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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