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Hillcrest (SA)

Code SSC40294 (SSC)
People 3,084
Male 1,441
Female 1,643
Median age 34
Families 837
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,364
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $997
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $248
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 3,084 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,441 46.7 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,643 53.3 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 61 2.0 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,084 people in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) of these 46.7% were male and 53.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 232 7.5 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 201 6.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 193 6.3 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 147 4.8 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 230 7.5 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 296 9.6 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 275 8.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 237 7.7 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 249 8.1 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 164 5.3 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 170 5.5 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 132 4.3 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 132 4.3 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 94 3.0 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 86 2.8 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 86 2.8 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 99 3.2 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 60 1.9 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,144 46.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 77 3.1 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 222 9.0 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 151 6.1 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 862 35.1 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.6% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,071 46.2 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 224 9.7 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,022 44.1 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 45 4.7 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 177 18.6 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 58 6.1 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 58 6.1 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 58 6.1 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 29 3.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 2.9 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 79 8.3 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 201 21.1 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 25 2.6 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 193 20.3 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 951 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) 30.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.8% were in primary school, 12.1% in secondary school and 30.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,011 65.2 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,230 42.4 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 178 6.1 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 147 5.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,345 46.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), 46.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 868 57.9 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 445 29.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 93 6.2 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 92 6.1 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,498 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,498 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.9% were employed full time, 29.7% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 129 9.2 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 149 10.6 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 165 11.7 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 362 25.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 507 36.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 531 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,301 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 997 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) was $531.

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

Unpaid work Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,776 72.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 731 29.8 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 290 11.8 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 389 15.9 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.8% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 589 24.0 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 694 28.3 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 265 10.8 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 230 9.4 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 319 38.1 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 343 41.0 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 162 19.4 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), 41.0% were couple families with children, 38.1% were couple families without children and 19.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs) 14.8% of single parents were male and 85.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,049 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,112 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,112 and those without children was $2,049.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 142 21.5 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 21 3.2 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 144 21.8 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 91 13.7 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 39 5.9 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 148 22.4 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 45 6.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 32 4.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,245 93.2 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 91 6.8 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,114 89.5 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 82 6.6 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 49 3.9 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 Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), 89.5% were separate houses, 6.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 1.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 233 18.7 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 806 64.8 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 172 13.8 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 1.7 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.0% had 1 bedroom, 18.7% had 2 bedrooms and 64.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 272 21.9 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 464 37.3 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 431 34.6 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 42 3.4 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 35 2.8 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), 21.9% were owned outright, 37.3% were owned with a mortgage and 34.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 821 65.9 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 362 29.1 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 62 5.0 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.9% were family households, 29.1% were single person households and 5.0% were group households.

Household income Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.8 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.2 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), 30.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.2% 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 Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 248 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 159 12.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 534 42.9 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 389 31.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 122 9.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 40 3.2 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), 42.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.8% 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 Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 60 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 27 45.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 33 55.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), there were 60 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 27 (or 45.0%) were male and 33 (or 55.0%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hillcrest (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 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 782 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $782.

Mortgage and rent Hillcrest (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Hillcrest (SA) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 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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