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Bordertown

Code UCL415007 (UCL)
People 2,549
Male 1,281
Female 1,268
Median age 38
Families 694
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,208
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $913
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $166
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 Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,549 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,281 50.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,268 49.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 0.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,549 people in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 173 6.8 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 151 5.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 180 7.1 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 166 6.5 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 153 6.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 177 6.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 174 6.8 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 141 5.5 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 177 6.9 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 164 6.4 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 126 4.9 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 140 5.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 132 5.2 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 123 4.8 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 120 4.7 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 103 4.0 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 82 3.2 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 68 2.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,079 52.7 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 53 2.6 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 159 7.8 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 140 6.8 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 617 30.1 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 52.7% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 953 51.4 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 203 11.0 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 697 37.6 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 35 5.6 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 222 35.4 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 1.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 145 23.1 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.5 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 1.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 39 6.2 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 19 3.0 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 24 3.8 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 128 20.4 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 627 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.5% were in primary school, 24.6% in secondary school and 8.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,027 79.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 475 19.3 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 104 4.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 75 3.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,803 73.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 73.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 707 54.6 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 373 28.8 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 159 12.3 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 56 4.3 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,295 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,295 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 54.6% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 146 11.8 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 99 8.0 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 129 10.4 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 226 18.2 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 481 38.8 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 547 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,165 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 913 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) was $547.

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

Unpaid work Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,475 72.0 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 577 28.2 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 210 10.3 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 645 31.5 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 374 18.3 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 561 27.4 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 289 14.1 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 253 12.4 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 332 47.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 258 37.1 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 94 13.5 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 11 1.6 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.1% were couple families with children, 47.8% were couple families without children and 13.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.6 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.4 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities) 22.6% of single parents were male and 77.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,506 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,613 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,613 and those without children was $1,506.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 120 20.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 29 4.9 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 107 18.0 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 72 12.1 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 34 5.7 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 134 22.6 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 62 10.4 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 36 6.1 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 20.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 18.0% 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 Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,029 87.0 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 154 13.0 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 955 93.1 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 54 5.3 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 17 1.7 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.1% were separate houses, 5.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 27 2.6 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 150 14.6 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 623 60.7 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 210 20.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 1.4 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 14.6% had 2 bedrooms and 60.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 347 33.8 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 356 34.6 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 263 25.6 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 45 4.4 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 1.7 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.8% were owned outright, 34.6% were owned with a mortgage and 25.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 685 66.6 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 309 30.0 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 35 3.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 66.6% were family households, 30.0% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.7 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.9 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.9% 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 Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 166 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
None 62 6.0 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 403 39.3 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 393 38.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 146 14.2 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 2.1 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.2% 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 Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 60.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 6 40.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 60.0%) were male and 6 (or 40.0%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,083 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Bordertown % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Bordertown (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,383.

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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