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Glen Innes

Code UCL114009 (UCL)
People 5,173
Male 2,441
Female 2,732
Median age 44
Families 1,347
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,563
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $693
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,062
Median weekly rent $165
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 5,173 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,441 47.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,732 52.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 384 7.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,173 people in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.2% were male and 52.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.4% of the population.

Age Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 349 6.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 340 6.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 306 5.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 332 6.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 251 4.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 271 5.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 249 4.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 266 5.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 249 4.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 284 5.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 357 6.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 361 7.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 362 7.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 317 6.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 279 5.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 228 4.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 195 3.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 176 3.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,752 42.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 180 4.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 481 11.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 444 10.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,319 31.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 42.0% were married and 15.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,560 42.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 427 11.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,676 45.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 91 6.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 311 21.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 88 6.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 309 21.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 0.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 210 14.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 61 4.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 24 1.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 365 24.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,470 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.3% were in primary school, 21.6% in secondary school and 18.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,575 88.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 354 7.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 195 4.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 151 3.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,138 85.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,071 52.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 677 33.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 140 6.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 156 7.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,044 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,044 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 52.4% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 7.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 258 13.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 185 9.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 232 12.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 383 20.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 694 36.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 396 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 883 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 693 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) was $396.

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

Unpaid work Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,801 67.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,033 24.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 530 12.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 932 22.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.7% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 681 16.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 995 23.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 573 13.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 550 13.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 607 45.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 409 30.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 300 22.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 31 2.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.4% were couple families with children, 45.1% were couple families without children and 22.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities) 19.3% of single parents were male and 80.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,307 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,601 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,601 and those without children was $1,307.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 163 16.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 46 4.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 169 16.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 120 11.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 76 7.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 315 30.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 60 5.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 71 7.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 16.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 16.6% 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 Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,150 86.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 328 13.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,951 90.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 118 5.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 69 3.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.7% were separate houses, 5.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 111 5.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 411 19.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,104 51.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 472 21.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 49 2.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.2% had 1 bedroom, 19.1% had 2 bedrooms and 51.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 839 39.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 555 25.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 670 31.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 74 3.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.0% were owned outright, 25.8% were owned with a mortgage and 31.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,329 61.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 758 35.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 65 3.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 61.8% were family households, 35.2% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
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In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.6% 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 Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 165 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 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 Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,062 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
None 242 11.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 920 42.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 655 30.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 229 10.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 104 4.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.7% 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 Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 382 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 185 48.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 197 51.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 382 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 185 (or 48.4%) were male and 197 (or 51.6%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glen Innes % 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 3.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 804 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $804.

Mortgage and rent Glen Innes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 155 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Glen Innes (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $155 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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