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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

West Hoxton

Code SSC12472 (SSC)
People 9,130
Male 4,502
Female 4,628
Median age 30
Families 2,395
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 2,531
Average people per household 3.7
Median weekly household income $1,872
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $450
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 West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 9,130 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,502 49.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,628 50.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 70 0.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,130 people in West Hoxton (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 778 8.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 892 9.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 854 9.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 755 8.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 562 6.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 588 6.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 708 7.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 900 9.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 812 8.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 680 7.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 556 6.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 377 4.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 275 3.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 179 2.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 94 1.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 58 0.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 40 0.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 24 0.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in West Hoxton (State Suburbs) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.4% of the population.

Registered marital status West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,040 61.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 171 2.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 327 4.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 163 2.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,911 28.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in West Hoxton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.1% were married and 7.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in West Hoxton (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,878 61.1 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 217 3.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,248 35.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in West Hoxton (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 207 6.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 583 17.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 343 10.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 168 5.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 375 11.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 301 9.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 142 4.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 189 5.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 391 11.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 55 1.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 578 17.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,332 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs) 36.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.8% were in primary school, 24.5% in secondary school and 17.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,270 57.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,704 66.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 676 7.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 371 4.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,870 21.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 21.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 66.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,033 65.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,085 23.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 292 6.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 239 5.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,649 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,649 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in West Hoxton (State Suburbs). Of these 65.2% were employed full time, 23.3% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 359 8.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 350 7.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 376 8.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,039 23.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,994 45.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 8.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in West Hoxton (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 661 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,823 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,872 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in West Hoxton (State Suburbs) was $661.

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

Unpaid work West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,302 65.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,339 35.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 692 10.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 652 9.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.4% provided care for children and 10.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,486 22.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,548 23.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 671 10.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 596 9.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 23.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 450 18.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,621 67.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 313 13.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 11 0.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 67.7% were couple families with children, 18.8% were couple families without children and 13.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs) 12.1% of single parents were male and 87.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,191 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,292 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,292 and those without children was $2,191.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 640 30.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 55 2.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 434 20.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 406 19.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 67 3.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 212 10.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 170 8.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 92 4.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.8% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 20.9% 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 West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,400 97.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 68 2.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 97.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 2.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,957 81.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 425 17.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 15 0.6 465,189 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 West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 81.5% were separate houses, 17.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 0.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 1.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 364 15.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,965 81.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 33 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 1.0% had 2 bedrooms and 15.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4. The average household size was 3.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 390 16.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,644 68.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 311 13.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 45 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 16.2% were owned outright, 68.5% were owned with a mortgage and 13.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,253 93.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 129 5.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 0.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), of all households, 93.9% were family households, 5.4% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

Household income West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 8.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.8% 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 West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 450 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 71.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 28.3 -- 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 West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
None 28 1.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 414 17.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,242 51.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 661 27.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 57 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), 17.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 51.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.5% 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 West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 69 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 40.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 41 59.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in West Hoxton (State Suburbs), there were 69 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 40.6%) were male and 41 (or 59.4%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics West Hoxton % 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 4.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,963 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.1, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,963.

Mortgage and rent West Hoxton % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 495 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,513 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In West Hoxton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $495 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,513.

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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