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Spring Ridge

Code SSC12131 (SSC)
People 389
Male 204
Female 185
Median age 42
Families 108
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 231
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $866
Median monthly mortgage repayments $550
Median weekly rent $50
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 389 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 204 52.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 185 47.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 26 6.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 389 people in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.6% of the population.

Age Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 13 3.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 36 9.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 27 6.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 20 5.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 4.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 20 5.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 21 5.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 5.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 25 6.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 25 6.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 42 10.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 22 5.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 35 9.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 20 5.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 22 5.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 11 2.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 2.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 190 59.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 2.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 22 6.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 19 5.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 81 25.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.2% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 68 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 160 58.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 18 6.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 96 35.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 10 8.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 36 29.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 4.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 9 7.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 4.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 5.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 4.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 38 30.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 124 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) 31.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.9% were in primary school, 12.1% in secondary school and 9.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 325 83.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 28 7.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 9 2.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 4.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 299 84.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 84.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 134 63.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 58 27.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 13 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 2.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 210 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 210 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs). Of these 63.8% were employed full time, 27.6% were employed part-time and 2.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 22 10.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 6.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 9.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 15 7.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 125 60.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 10.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 523 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,068 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 866 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) was $523.

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

Unpaid work Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 241 74.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 67 20.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 36 11.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 88 27.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.8% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 68 21.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 96 29.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 38 11.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 40 12.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 29.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 58 53.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 39 35.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 11.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 35.8% were couple families with children, 53.2% were couple families without children and 11.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,213 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,062 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,062 and those without children was $1,213.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 26 27.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 5.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 25 26.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 11.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 10 10.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 7.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 8.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.3% had both employed part-time and 26.3% 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 Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 159 73.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 58 26.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 73.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 26.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 156 98.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.9 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 98.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 3.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 15.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 69 43.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 57 36.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 15.2% had 2 bedrooms and 43.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 58 36.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 43 27.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 51 32.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 36.7% were owned outright, 27.2% were owned with a mortgage and 32.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 106 66.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 45 28.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 5.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.7% were family households, 28.3% were single person households and 5.0% were group households.

Household income Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 32.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.2% 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 Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 50 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.0 -- 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 Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 550 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 Spring Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
None 5 3.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 37 23.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 61 38.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 50 31.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), 23.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.8% 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 Ridge % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 24 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 45.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 13 54.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Spring Ridge (State Suburbs), there were 24 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 45.8%) were male and 13 (or 54.2%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Spring Ridge % 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 900 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Spring Ridge (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 $900.

Mortgage and rent Spring Ridge % 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 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Spring Ridge (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 $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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