2016 Census QuickStats

Australia New South Wales State Suburbs

Ashfield (NSW)

Code SSC10098 (SSC) Search for a Community Profile
People 23,841
Male 49.4%
Female 50.6%
Median age 34
Families 5,715
Average children per family
for families with children 1.5
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 9,731
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,632
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,058
Median weekly rent $440
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2

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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education cultural & language diversity employment

People — demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Male 11,773 49.4 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 12,067 50.6 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 152 0.6 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 23,841 people in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

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Age Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,249 5.2 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 914 3.8 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 784 3.3 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 992 4.2 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 2,215 9.3 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 3,245 13.6 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 2,746 11.5 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,874 7.9 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,505 6.3 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,351 5.7 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,364 5.7 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,213 5.1 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,058 4.4 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 860 3.6 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 656 2.8 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 588 2.5 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 520 2.2 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 705 3.0 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.0% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Married 9,050 43.3 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 464 2.2 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,681 8.0 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 994 4.8 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 8,707 41.7 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.3% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Registered marriage 7,377 40.5 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 1,809 9.9 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 9,019 49.5 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Preschool 272 3.6 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 773 10.2 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 277 3.7 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 76 1.0 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 543 7.2 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 241 3.2 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 157 2.1 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 553 7.3 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 2,516 33.4 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 497 6.6 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,639 21.7 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 31.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 14.9% were in primary school, 12.5% in secondary school and 40.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 8,240 39.4 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,901 9.1 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 358 1.7 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 1,096 5.2 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 3,790 18.1 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 395 1.9 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,077 5.2 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 9 0.0 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 1,202 5.8 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 273 1.3 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,996 9.6 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 18.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 7.0% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

2011 benchmarks are not available for this data item.

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People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 9,221 38.7 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 15,731 66.0 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,099 4.6 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 857 3.6 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,506 18.9 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 18.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 66.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Worked full-time 7,688 58.5 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 4,005 30.5 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 531 4.0 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 926 7.0 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 13,150 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.5% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 1,119 9.2 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 1,679 13.7 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 1,207 9.9 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 2,617 21.4 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 5,073 41.5 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Personal 681 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,802 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,632 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $681.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 12,993 62.2 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 4,192 20.1 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,923 9.2 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,236 15.5 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.1% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 5,040 24.1 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 4,977 23.8 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,792 8.6 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 1,188 5.7 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,361 41.3 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 2,341 40.9 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 817 14.3 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 201 3.5 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 40.9% were couple families with children, 41.3% were couple families without children and 14.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.9 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 17.1% of single parents were male and 82.9% were female.

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Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 1,264 26.9 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 277 5.9 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 901 19.1 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 802 17.0 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 285 6.1 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 688 14.6 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 222 4.7 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 267 5.7 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families with children, 26.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.9% had both employed part-time and 19.1% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure household composition mortgage & rent number of motor vehicles internet connection

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 8,540 93.2 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 625 6.8 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

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

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Separate house 1,983 23.2 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 674 7.9 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 5,665 66.3 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 39 0.5 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.2% were separate houses, 7.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 66.3% were flat or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 102 1.2 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 981 11.5 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 4,357 51.0 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,788 20.9 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 942 11.0 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 375 4.4 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 11.5% had 1 bedroom, 51.0% had 2 bedrooms and 20.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2.5 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Owned outright 1,921 22.5 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,819 21.3 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 4,381 51.3 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 50 0.6 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 372 4.4 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 22.5% were owned outright, 21.3% were owned with a mortgage and 51.3% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 5,492 64.3 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 2,225 26.0 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 827 9.7 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.3% were family households, 26.0% were single person households and 9.7% were group households.

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Household income Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 17.9 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 17.9 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 17.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 17.9% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 440 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.5 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 20.5 -- 12.9 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,058 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.4 -- 7.4 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 1,872 21.9 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 4,130 48.3 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,661 19.4 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 451 5.3 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 428 5.0 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 48.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 19.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 985 11.5 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 7,166 83.9 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 392 4.6 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 83.9% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples
People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Male 62 40.0 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 93 60.0 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 40.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 60.0% were female. The median age was 24 years.

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Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,292 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

There has been change in methodology used to calculate the average number of persons per bedroom. To compare the time series for average number of persons per bedroom please refer to Understanding the Census and Census Data

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,292.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Ashfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median weekly rent 410 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,820 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Ashfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $410 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,820.

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LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 23/10/2017

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 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 2016 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 www.abs.gov.au/census