2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

North Richmond

Code SSC11756 (SSC)
People 4,601
Male 2,224
Female 2,377
Median age 37
Families 1,287
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,819
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,300
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,601 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,224 48.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,377 51.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 123 2.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,601 people in North Richmond (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 300 6.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 301 6.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 339 7.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 343 7.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 324 7.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 324 7.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 263 5.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 285 6.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 353 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 293 6.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 283 6.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 311 6.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 276 6.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 235 5.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 158 3.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 89 1.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 82 1.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 42 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in North Richmond (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.2% of the population.

Registered marital status North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,776 48.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 131 3.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 371 10.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 172 4.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,217 33.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in North Richmond (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.4% were married and 13.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in North Richmond (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,642 48.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 352 10.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,408 41.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in North Richmond (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 80 6.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 303 23.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 59 4.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 49 3.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 255 19.4 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 28 2.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 51 3.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 122 9.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 123 9.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 20 1.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 222 16.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,312 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In North Richmond (State Suburbs) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.3% were in primary school, 25.4% in secondary school and 18.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,859 83.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 855 19.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 336 7.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 226 5.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,961 67.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), 67.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,473 62.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 650 27.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 131 5.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 109 4.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,363 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,363 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in North Richmond (State Suburbs). Of these 62.3% were employed full time, 27.5% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 232 10.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 192 8.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 227 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 444 19.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,026 45.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in North Richmond (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 588 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,504 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,300 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in North Richmond (State Suburbs) was $588.

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

Unpaid work North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,746 74.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,169 31.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 473 12.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 658 17.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.9% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 774 21.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,021 27.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 516 14.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 433 11.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in North Richmond (State Suburbs), 27.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 455 35.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 571 44.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 245 19.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 15 1.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in North Richmond (State Suburbs), 44.4% were couple families with children, 35.4% were couple families without children and 19.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents North Richmond % 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 North Richmond (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 North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,972 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,305 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,305 and those without children was $1,972.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 228 22.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 3.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 221 21.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 178 17.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 44 4.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 181 17.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 66 6.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 73 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 21.5% 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 Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,665 94.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 105 5.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), 94.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,242 74.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 304 18.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 108 6.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 0.7 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in North Richmond (State Suburbs), 74.6% were separate houses, 18.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 0.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 215 12.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 827 49.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 597 35.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 0.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 12.9% had 2 bedrooms and 49.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 530 31.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 548 32.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 549 33.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 28 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in North Richmond (State Suburbs), 31.9% were owned outright, 32.9% were owned with a mortgage and 33.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,254 75.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 377 22.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 35 2.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.3% were family households, 22.6% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), 18.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.2% 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 Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.7 -- 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 North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
None 69 4.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 571 34.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 630 37.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 364 21.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 31 1.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), 34.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.9% 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 Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 121 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 52 43.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 69 57.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in North Richmond (State Suburbs), there were 121 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 52 (or 43.0%) were male and 69 (or 57.0%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics North Richmond % 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 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,024 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,024.

Mortgage and rent North Richmond % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 295 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,117 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In North Richmond (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $295 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $4,117.

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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