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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Flagstaff Hill

Code SSC40205 (SSC)
People 9,850
Male 4,941
Female 4,909
Median age 41
Families 2,917
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,669
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,650
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Total 9,850 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,941 50.2 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,909 49.8 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.2 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,850 people in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 539 5.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 594 6.0 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 685 7.0 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 753 7.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 606 6.2 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 423 4.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 523 5.3 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 638 6.5 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 749 7.6 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 809 8.2 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 833 8.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 725 7.4 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 839 8.5 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 464 4.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 258 2.6 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 164 1.7 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 122 1.2 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 127 1.3 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,868 60.7 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 154 1.9 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 537 6.7 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 254 3.2 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,213 27.6 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.7% were married and 8.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,558 60.9 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 545 7.3 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,376 31.8 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 129 4.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 599 20.1 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 119 4.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 228 7.7 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 333 11.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 136 4.6 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 193 6.5 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 208 7.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 531 17.9 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 57 1.9 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 440 14.8 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,973 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) 30.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.8% were in primary school, 22.3% in secondary school and 24.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 7,000 71.1 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,229 34.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 645 6.8 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 547 5.8 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,080 53.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 53.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,181 56.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,871 33.3 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 314 5.6 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 249 4.4 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,615 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,615 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs). Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 33.3% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 698 13.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 544 10.1 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 628 11.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 985 18.4 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,197 40.9 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 681 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,851 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,650 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) was $681.

Travel to work, top responses Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,286 78.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,608 32.5 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 984 12.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,645 20.5 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.5% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,973 24.6 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,391 29.8 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,148 14.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 775 9.7 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 29.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,134 38.9 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,481 50.8 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 282 9.7 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 20 0.7 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 50.8% were couple families with children, 38.9% were couple families without children and 9.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.4 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.6 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs) 20.4% of single parents were male and 79.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,214 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,423 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,423 and those without children was $2,214.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 575 22.0 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 107 4.1 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 704 27.0 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 368 14.1 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 136 5.2 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 401 15.4 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 174 6.7 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 144 5.5 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 27.0% 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 Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,426 95.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 174 4.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 95.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,312 96.7 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 31 0.9 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.1 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 80 2.3 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 96.7% were separate houses, 0.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.1% were flats, units or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 18 0.5 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 56 1.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 115 3.4 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,639 47.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,571 45.9 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 27 0.8 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 3.4% had 2 bedrooms and 47.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,267 37.0 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,732 50.6 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 375 10.9 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 1.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 37.0% were owned outright, 50.6% were owned with a mortgage and 10.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 2,898 84.6 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 477 13.9 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 50 1.5 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.6% were family households, 13.9% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.2 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.3 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 13.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.3% 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 Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.9 -- 9.3 -- 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 Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 8.8 -- 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 Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
None 64 1.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 824 24.1 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,652 48.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 833 24.3 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 52 1.5 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), 24.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.3% 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 Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 63.2 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 7 36.8 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 63.2%) were male and 7 (or 36.8%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,633 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Flagstaff Hill (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 $1,633.

Mortgage and rent Flagstaff Hill % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,799 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Flagstaff Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,799.

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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