2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Blackbutt (NSW)

Code SSC10235 (SSC)
People 3,158
Male 1,508
Female 1,650
Median age 37
Families 909
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,214
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,230
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,158 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,508 47.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,650 52.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 68 2.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,158 people in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 173 5.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 206 6.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 246 7.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 224 7.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 212 6.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 197 6.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 188 6.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 203 6.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 241 7.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 262 8.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 212 6.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 229 7.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 181 5.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 110 3.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 120 3.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 67 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 63 2.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 0.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,353 53.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 67 2.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 216 8.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 133 5.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 768 30.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.3% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,299 53.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 182 7.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 946 39.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 69 7.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 166 17.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 75 8.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 30 3.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 130 13.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 108 11.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 22 2.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 82 8.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 100 10.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 9 1.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 141 15.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 932 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs) 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.0% were in primary school, 27.9% in secondary school and 19.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,320 73.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,197 39.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 238 7.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 171 5.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,422 47.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 47.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 39.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 912 57.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 470 29.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 98 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 95 6.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,575 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,575 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.9% were employed full time, 29.8% were employed part-time and 6.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 164 11.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 148 10.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 155 10.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 322 21.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 593 40.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 511 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,476 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,230 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $511.

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

Unpaid work Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,788 70.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 797 31.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 374 14.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 337 13.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.4% provided care for children and 14.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 534 21.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 651 25.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 326 12.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 276 10.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 25.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 296 32.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 458 50.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 143 15.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 50.4% were couple families with children, 32.6% were couple families without children and 15.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

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

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,116 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,425 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,425 and those without children was $2,116.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 143 19.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 3.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 163 21.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 127 16.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 38 5.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 163 21.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 51 6.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 43 5.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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 Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,157 95.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 50 4.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 95.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 802 69.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 266 23.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 90 7.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 69.3% were separate houses, 23.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 50 4.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 158 13.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 410 35.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 522 45.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 1.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 13.7% had 2 bedrooms and 35.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 410 35.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 385 33.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 333 28.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 26 2.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 35.4% were owned outright, 33.2% were owned with a mortgage and 28.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 883 76.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 258 22.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 1.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.2% were family households, 22.3% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 26.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.2% 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 Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.6 -- 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 Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 81 7.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 373 32.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 411 35.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 246 21.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 47 4.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 32.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.2% 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 Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 68 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 31 45.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 37 54.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 68 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 31 (or 45.6%) were male and 37 (or 54.4%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Blackbutt (NSW) % 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 2.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,083 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), 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 $1,083.

Mortgage and rent Blackbutt (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 175 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Blackbutt (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $175 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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