2011 Census QuickStats

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Darlington Point (L)

Code UCL121030 (UCL)
People 1,016
Male 530
Female 486
Median age 37
Families 268
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 434
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $872
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $155
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,016 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 530 52.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 486 47.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 197 19.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,016 people in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 19.4% of the population.

Age Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 74 7.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 82 8.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 67 6.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 82 8.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 70 6.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 46 4.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 57 5.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 71 7.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 60 5.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 82 8.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 65 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 65 6.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 52 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 39 3.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 52 5.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 29 2.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 2.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 356 45.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 39 4.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 61 7.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 43 5.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 291 36.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 45.1% were married and 12.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 303 44.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 86 12.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 293 43.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 15 4.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 76 23.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 2.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 40 12.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 1.9 109,409 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 23 7.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 1.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 0.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 143 44.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 319 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.0% were in primary school, 14.4% in secondary school and 8.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 850 83.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 50 5.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 48 5.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 22 2.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 758 86.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 278 64.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 96 22.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 31 7.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 28 6.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 433 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 433 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 64.2% were employed full time, 22.2% were employed part-time and 6.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 36 8.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 23 5.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 41 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 102 25.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 175 43.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 8.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 481 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 955 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 872 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $481.

Travel to work, top responses Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 464 58.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 189 23.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 92 11.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 103 13.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.9% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 144 18.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 177 22.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 78 9.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 67 8.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 104 38.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 92 34.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 65 24.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 2.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.3% were couple families with children, 38.8% were couple families without children and 24.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 13.1% of single parents were male and 86.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,575 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,821 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,821 and those without children was $1,575.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 47 24.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 24 12.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 39 20.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 4.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 44 22.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 14 7.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 9.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 24.1% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 12.3% 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 Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 358 88.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 45 11.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 335 93.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 10 2.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 10 2.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.8% were flats, units or apartments and 2.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.8 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 1.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 62 17.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 195 54.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 84 23.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 2.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 17.3% had 2 bedrooms and 54.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 109 30.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 114 31.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 121 33.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 4.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.4% were owned outright, 31.8% were owned with a mortgage and 33.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 261 73.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 89 24.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 2.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 73.1% were family households, 24.9% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.0% 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 Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 155 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.1 -- 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 Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.3 -- 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 Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 27 7.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 125 34.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 127 35.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 61 17.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 5.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.0% 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 Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 196 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 109 55.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 87 44.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 196 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 109 (or 55.6%) were male and 87 (or 44.4%) 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 Darlington Point (L) % 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 2.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 772 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $772.

Mortgage and rent Darlington Point (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Darlington Point (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 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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