2011 Census QuickStats

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Maitland (SA)

Code UCL415023 (UCL)
People 1,047
Male 485
Female 562
Median age 49
Families 279
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 515
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $727
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,053
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,047 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 485 46.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 562 53.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 72 6.9 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,047 people in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 46.3% were male and 53.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.9% of the population.

Age Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 51 4.9 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 62 5.9 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 74 7.1 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 56 5.4 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 44 4.2 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 45 4.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 37 3.5 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 42 4.0 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 51 4.9 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 79 7.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 71 6.8 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 57 5.4 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 80 7.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 77 7.4 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 64 6.1 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 53 5.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 53 5.1 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 50 4.8 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 449 52.1 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 21 2.4 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 64 7.4 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 110 12.8 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 218 25.3 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 52.1% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 400 53.7 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 55 7.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 290 38.9 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 12 5.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 58 25.7 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 33 14.6 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 42 18.6 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 11 4.9 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 3.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 2.2 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.3 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 54 23.9 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 226 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) 21.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.6% were in primary school, 23.0% in secondary school and 7.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 937 89.5 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 101 10.0 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 34 3.4 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 31 3.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 846 83.6 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 222 52.6 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 148 35.1 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 27 6.4 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 5.9 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 422 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 422 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 52.6% were employed full time, 35.1% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 68 17.0 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 9.5 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 43 10.8 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 51 12.8 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 169 42.4 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 17.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 406 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 911 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 727 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $406.

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

Unpaid work Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 569 66.3 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 188 21.8 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 100 11.6 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 295 34.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.8% 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, 34.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 148 17.2 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 219 25.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 105 12.2 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 97 11.3 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 147 52.7 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 85 30.5 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 47 16.8 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.5% were couple families with children, 52.7% were couple families without children and 16.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.8 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.2 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities) 30.8% of single parents were male and 69.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,444 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,616 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,616 and those without children was $1,444.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 31 13.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 6.0 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 50 21.4 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 22 9.4 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 24 10.3 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 73 31.2 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 12 5.1 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 3.4 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 13.2% had both partners employed full-time, 6.0% had both employed part-time and 21.4% 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 Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 427 84.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 76 15.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 401 94.1 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 25 5.9 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 Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 3.0 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 80 18.7 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 226 52.9 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 98 23.0 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 2.3 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 18.7% had 2 bedrooms and 52.9% 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 Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 176 41.3 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 126 29.6 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 104 24.4 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 1.4 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 3.3 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.3% were owned outright, 29.6% were owned with a mortgage and 24.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 278 65.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 142 33.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 1.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 65.3% were family households, 33.3% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.1 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.1 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.1% 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 Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,053 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
None 27 6.3 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 180 42.3 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 159 37.3 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 46 10.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 3.3 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.8% 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 Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 73 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 28.8 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 52 71.2 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 73 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 28.8%) were male and 52 (or 71.2%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Maitland (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 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 379 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $379.

Mortgage and rent Maitland (SA) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 154 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Maitland (SA) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $154 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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