2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Spring Farm (NSW)

Code SSC12127 (SSC)
People 1,189
Male 591
Female 598
Median age 27
Families 353
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 509
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,911
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,427
Median weekly rent $450
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 Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,189 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 591 49.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 598 50.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 35 2.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,189 people in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.9% of the population.

Age Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 123 10.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 78 6.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 65 5.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 53 4.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 126 10.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 242 20.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 132 11.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 119 10.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 51 4.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 52 4.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 55 4.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 30 2.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 28 2.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 14 1.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 1.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 0.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 0.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 27 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 27 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 447 48.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 42 4.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 62 6.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 2.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 353 38.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.4% were married and 11.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 35 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 44 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 57 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 35 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 434 49.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 161 18.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 274 31.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 35 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 27 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 35 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 27 years.

Education Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 29 9.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 79 24.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 15 4.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 2.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 44 13.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 18 5.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 0.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 29 9.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 45 14.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 0.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 46 14.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 320 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) 26.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.2% were in primary school, 20.3% in secondary school and 22.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 934 78.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 321 28.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 106 9.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 66 5.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 638 56.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 56.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 552 73.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 131 17.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 55 7.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 2.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 756 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 756 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 73.0% were employed full time, 17.3% were employed part-time and 2.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 42 5.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 40 5.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 52 7.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 191 25.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 363 49.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 5.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 31 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 32 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 31 years and for people who were employed part-time was 32 years.

Occupation Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 908 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,003 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,911 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $908.

Travel to work, top responses Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 768 83.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 335 36.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 55 6.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 81 8.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 36.2% provided care for children and 6.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 8.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 255 27.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 353 38.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 99 10.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 62 6.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 38.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 146 41.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 153 43.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 52 14.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 43.6% were couple families with children, 41.6% were couple families without children and 14.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs) 12.5% of single parents were male and 87.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,254 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,310 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,310 and those without children was $2,254.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 134 43.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 1.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 76 24.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 32 10.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 2.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 16 5.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 28 9.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 3.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 43.8% had both partners employed full-time, 1.0% had both employed part-time and 24.8% 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 Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 423 84.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 75 15.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 84.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 378 89.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 44 10.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 89.6% were separate houses, 10.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 9 2.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 167 39.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 236 55.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 1.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 2.1% had 2 bedrooms and 39.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 32 7.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 311 73.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 71 16.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 7.5% were owned outright, 73.3% were owned with a mortgage and 16.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 341 80.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 57 13.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 24 5.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.8% were family households, 13.5% were single person households and 5.7% were group households.

Household income Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 4.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 4.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.6% 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 Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 450 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,427 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 70.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 29.5 -- 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 Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 10 2.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 105 24.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 239 56.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 58 13.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 2.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), 24.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 56.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.7% 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 Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 34 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 19 55.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 15 44.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 34 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 19 (or 55.9%) were male and 15 (or 44.1%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Spring Farm (NSW) % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,583 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Spring Farm (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 570 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,936 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Spring Farm (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $570 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,936.

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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