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Terrey Hills

Code SSC12248 (SSC)
People 2,985
Male 1,521
Female 1,464
Median age 41
Families 812
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 990
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,902
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,809
Median weekly rent $520
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,985 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,521 51.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,464 49.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,985 people in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 177 5.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 220 7.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 243 8.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 220 7.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 173 5.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 82 2.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 117 3.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 196 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 236 7.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 251 8.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 212 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 199 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 196 6.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 189 6.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 121 4.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 59 2.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 38 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 58 1.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,401 59.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 31 1.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 135 5.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 112 4.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 658 28.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.9% were married and 7.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,328 61.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 109 5.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 733 33.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 61 6.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 196 19.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 0.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 98 9.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 98 9.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 38 3.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 131 12.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 62 6.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 125 12.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 24 2.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 176 17.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,018 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) 34.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.8% were in primary school, 26.3% in secondary school and 18.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,285 76.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 759 27.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 260 9.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 211 7.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,586 56.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 56.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 858 54.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 584 37.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 80 5.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 46 2.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,568 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,568 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs). Of these 54.7% were employed full time, 37.2% were employed part-time and 2.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 214 14.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 203 13.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 168 11.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 157 10.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 705 46.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 14.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 702 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,098 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,902 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) was $702.

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

Unpaid work Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,805 77.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 772 33.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 267 11.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 571 24.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.0% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 576 24.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 658 28.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 317 13.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 254 10.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 28.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 257 31.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 479 59.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 68 8.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 0.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 59.1% were couple families with children, 31.7% were couple families without children and 8.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,305 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,821 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,821 and those without children was $2,305.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 135 18.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 53 7.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 209 28.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 96 13.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 48 6.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 115 15.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 41 5.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 35 4.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.4% had both partners employed full-time, 7.2% had both employed part-time and 28.6% 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 Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 922 95.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 49 5.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 95.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 844 91.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 1.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 15 1.6 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 41 4.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 91.6% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.6% were flats, units or apartments and 4.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 27 2.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 49 5.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 280 30.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 550 59.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 1.4 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 5.3% had 2 bedrooms and 30.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 388 42.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 375 40.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 141 15.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 42.0% were owned outright, 40.6% were owned with a mortgage and 15.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 793 86.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 108 11.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 2.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), of all households, 86.0% were family households, 11.7% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 25.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 11.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 25.4% 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 Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 520 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,809 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.5 -- 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 Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
None 20 2.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 187 20.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 413 44.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 284 30.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 2.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), 20.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.8% 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 Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 70.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 30.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 59 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 70.0%) were male and 3 (or 30.0%) were female. The median age was 59 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Terrey Hills % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Terrey Hills % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 665 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Terrey Hills (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $665 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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