2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Oakville

Code SSC11796 (SSC)
People 1,848
Male 946
Female 902
Median age 41
Families 522
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 611
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,587
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,848 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 946 51.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 902 48.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 1.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,848 people in Oakville (State Suburbs) of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 87 4.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 118 6.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 138 7.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 143 7.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 128 6.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 85 4.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 71 3.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 107 5.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 143 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 129 7.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 147 8.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 131 7.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 155 8.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 100 5.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 68 3.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 41 2.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 1.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 1.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Oakville (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 882 58.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 1.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 94 6.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 58 3.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 449 29.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Oakville (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.6% were married and 7.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Oakville (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 846 58.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 68 4.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 523 36.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Oakville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Oakville (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 30 5.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 93 16.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 35 6.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 41 7.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 39 7.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 48 8.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 53 9.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 60 10.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 62 11.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 90 16.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 557 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Oakville (State Suburbs) 30.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.3% were in primary school, 25.1% in secondary school and 21.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,472 79.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 524 29.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 142 8.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 100 5.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,012 56.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Oakville (State Suburbs), 56.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 610 59.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 324 31.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 60 5.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 40 3.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,034 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,034 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Oakville (State Suburbs). Of these 59.0% were employed full time, 31.3% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 121 12.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 99 10.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 102 10.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 128 12.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 484 48.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Oakville (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Oakville (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 613 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,698 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,587 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Oakville (State Suburbs) was $613.

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

Unpaid work Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,108 73.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 451 30.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 179 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 256 17.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Oakville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.0% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 309 20.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 392 26.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 212 14.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 194 12.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Oakville (State Suburbs), 26.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 191 36.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 272 52.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 54 10.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Oakville (State Suburbs), 52.2% were couple families with children, 36.7% were couple families without children and 10.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Oakville (State Suburbs) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,111 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,419 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oakville (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,419 and those without children was $2,111.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 106 23.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 4.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 125 27.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 53 11.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 31 6.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 86 18.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 25 5.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 3.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Oakville (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 27.1% 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 Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 570 95.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 27 4.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Oakville (State Suburbs), 95.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 553 97.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 1.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.9 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Oakville (State Suburbs), 97.2% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 2.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 4.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 165 29.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 353 62.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Oakville (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.5% had 1 bedroom, 4.4% had 2 bedrooms and 29.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 265 46.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 206 36.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 87 15.3 743,050 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 11 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Oakville (State Suburbs), 46.6% were owned outright, 36.2% were owned with a mortgage and 15.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 496 87.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 66 11.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 1.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Oakville (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.0% were family households, 11.6% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oakville (State Suburbs), 13.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.8% 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 Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.6 -- 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 Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
None 10 1.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 77 13.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 203 35.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 260 45.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 3.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Oakville (State Suburbs), 13.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 45.6% 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 Oakville % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 45.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 54.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Oakville (State Suburbs), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 45.5%) were male and 12 (or 54.5%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Oakville % 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 4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,924 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Oakville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,924.

Mortgage and rent Oakville % 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 1,950 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Oakville (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 $1,950.

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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