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Springdale Heights

Code SSC12133 (SSC)
People 1,891
Male 931
Female 960
Median age 32
Families 506
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 800
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $904
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,387
Median weekly rent $190
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,891 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 931 49.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 960 50.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 84 4.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,891 people in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.4% of the population.

Age Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 165 8.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 132 7.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 137 7.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 152 8.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 149 7.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 145 7.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 129 6.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 111 5.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 129 6.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 114 6.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 115 6.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 117 6.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 112 5.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 63 3.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 54 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 35 1.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 1.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 14 0.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 610 42.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 57 3.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 163 11.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 65 4.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 558 38.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.0% were married and 15.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 555 42.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 137 10.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 629 47.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 29 4.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 127 21.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 32 5.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 13 2.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 111 18.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 2.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 70 11.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 28 4.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 1.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 153 25.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 595 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.9% were in primary school, 22.7% in secondary school and 16.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,618 85.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 198 11.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 127 7.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 74 4.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,331 76.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 76.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 491 56.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 259 29.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 56 6.4 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 68 7.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 874 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 874 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs). Of these 56.2% were employed full time, 29.6% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 90 11.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 79 9.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 90 11.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 155 19.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 338 41.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 501 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,106 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 904 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) was $501.

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

Unpaid work Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,003 69.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 452 31.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 193 13.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 218 15.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.2% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 295 20.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 372 25.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 186 12.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 148 10.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 25.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 166 32.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 188 37.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 142 28.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 2.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 37.2% were couple families with children, 32.8% were couple families without children and 28.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,588 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,892 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,892 and those without children was $1,588.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 90 25.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 3.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 78 21.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 48 13.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 18 5.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 73 20.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 19 5.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 21.9% 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 Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 713 93.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 52 6.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 93.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 602 84.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 22 3.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 88 12.4 465,189 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 Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 84.6% were separate houses, 3.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 1.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 119 16.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 392 55.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 175 24.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 2.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 16.7% had 2 bedrooms and 55.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 158 22.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 266 37.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 266 37.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 2.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 22.2% were owned outright, 37.4% were owned with a mortgage and 37.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 497 69.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 193 27.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 23 3.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.7% were family households, 27.1% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 31.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.8% 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 Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 190 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
None 69 9.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 299 41.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 230 32.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 88 12.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 28 3.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), 41.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.3% 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 Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 82 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 46 56.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 36 43.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), there were 82 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 46 (or 56.1%) were male and 36 (or 43.9%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Springdale Heights % 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 666 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Springdale Heights (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 $666.

Mortgage and rent Springdale Heights % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 185 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,737 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Springdale Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $185 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,737.

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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