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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Grange (SA)

Code SSC40255 (SSC)
People 5,857
Male 2,783
Female 3,074
Median age 46
Families 1,618
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 2,606
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,186
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 5,857 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,783 47.5 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,074 52.5 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 37 0.6 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,857 people in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 282 4.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 279 4.8 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 290 4.9 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 329 5.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 338 5.8 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 266 4.5 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 286 4.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 328 5.6 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 413 7.0 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 403 6.9 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 407 6.9 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 445 7.6 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 426 7.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 326 5.6 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 255 4.4 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 221 3.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 230 3.9 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 335 5.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,508 50.1 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 118 2.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 415 8.3 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 509 10.2 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,451 29.0 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.1% were married and 10.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,327 52.3 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 372 8.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,751 39.3 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 56 4.1 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 277 20.1 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 125 9.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 30 2.2 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 126 9.2 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 92 6.7 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 53 3.9 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 106 7.7 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 237 17.2 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 42 3.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 232 16.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,376 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) 23.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.4% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 25.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 4,539 77.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,634 29.2 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 407 7.3 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 281 5.0 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,274 58.5 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 58.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,678 57.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 951 32.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 150 5.2 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 124 4.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,903 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,903 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.8% were employed full time, 32.8% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 348 12.5 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 289 10.4 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 316 11.4 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 503 18.1 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,172 42.2 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 577 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,668 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,186 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) was $577.

Travel to work, top responses Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,607 72.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,357 27.1 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 622 12.4 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,017 20.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.1% provided care for children and 12.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,094 21.9 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,399 28.0 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 658 13.2 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 454 9.1 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 703 43.4 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 680 42.0 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 204 12.6 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 31 1.9 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 42.0% were couple families with children, 43.4% were couple families without children and 12.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.9 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.1 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs) 22.9% of single parents were male and 77.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,221 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,505 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,505 and those without children was $2,221.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 270 19.6 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 51 3.7 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 321 23.2 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 160 11.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 71 5.1 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 343 24.8 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 85 6.2 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 80 5.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,350 92.4 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 194 7.6 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 92.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,620 69.0 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 365 15.5 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 359 15.3 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 69.0% were separate houses, 15.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 15.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 96 4.1 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 571 24.3 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,177 50.1 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 483 20.6 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 0.9 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.1% had 1 bedroom, 24.3% had 2 bedrooms and 50.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 953 40.6 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 697 29.7 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 581 24.8 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 72 3.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 44 1.9 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 40.6% were owned outright, 29.7% were owned with a mortgage and 24.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 1,604 68.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 674 28.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 71 3.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.3% were family households, 28.7% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.4 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.4 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 23.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.4% 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 Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.1 -- 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 Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 182 7.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 895 38.1 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 889 37.9 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 331 14.1 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 51 2.2 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), 38.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.1% 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 Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 34 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 50.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 17 50.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), there were 34 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 50.0%) were male and 17 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 833 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $833.

Mortgage and rent Grange (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 813 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Grange (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $813.

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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