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South Turramurra

Code SSC12116 (SSC)
People 2,974
Male 1,465
Female 1,509
Median age 40
Families 830
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,020
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,343
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,838
Median weekly rent $640
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,974 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,465 49.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,509 50.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,974 people in South Turramurra (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 215 7.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 279 9.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 239 8.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 195 6.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 103 3.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 77 2.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 94 3.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 226 7.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 305 10.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 250 8.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 182 6.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 147 4.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 152 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 159 5.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 128 4.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 106 3.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 77 2.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 40 1.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in South Turramurra (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.2% of the population.

Registered marital status South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,493 66.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 36 1.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 106 4.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 107 4.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 496 22.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in South Turramurra (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 66.7% were married and 6.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in South Turramurra (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,399 66.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 70 3.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 631 30.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in South Turramurra (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 90 9.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 262 26.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 45 4.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 57 5.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 122 12.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 36 3.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 81 8.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 45 4.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 127 12.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 17 1.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 114 11.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 996 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs) 33.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.5% were in primary school, 23.9% in secondary school and 17.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,004 67.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,053 37.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 277 9.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 198 7.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,308 46.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 46.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 37.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 850 59.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 475 33.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 49 3.4 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 49 3.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,423 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,423 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in South Turramurra (State Suburbs). Of these 59.7% were employed full time, 33.4% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 183 13.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 161 11.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 133 9.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 154 11.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 695 50.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 763 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,564 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,343 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in South Turramurra (State Suburbs) was $763.

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

Unpaid work South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,810 80.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 849 37.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 284 12.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 599 26.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 37.9% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 524 23.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 633 28.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 376 16.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 273 12.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 251 30.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 498 60.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 76 9.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 60.1% were couple families with children, 30.3% were couple families without children and 9.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,957 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,234 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,234 and those without children was $2,957.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 150 19.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 30 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 191 25.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 130 17.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 57 7.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 130 17.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 29 3.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 37 4.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 25.3% 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 South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 952 95.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 42 4.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 95.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 946 99.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.4 465,189 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 South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 99.3% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 26 2.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 366 38.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 546 57.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 1.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.3% had 1 bedroom, 2.7% had 2 bedrooms and 38.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 435 45.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 428 44.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 80 8.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 0.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 45.6% were owned outright, 44.9% were owned with a mortgage and 8.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 819 85.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 122 12.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 1.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), of all households, 85.8% were family households, 12.8% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 10.0% 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 South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 640 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,838 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.3 -- 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 South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
None 18 1.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 272 28.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 490 51.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 157 16.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 1.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), 28.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 51.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.4% 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 South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 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 South Turramurra (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (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 South Turramurra % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent South Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 752 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In South Turramurra (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $752 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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