Hunter's Hill (A)

2006 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA14100
People 13,241
Male 6,617
Female 6,624
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 11,351
People born overseas 3,352
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 127
Families 3,141
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,968
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,815
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,700
Median weekly rent $300
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Total 13,241 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 6,617 50.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 6,624 50.0 10,056,036 50.6
 null  null  null  null  null
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 72 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 13,241 people were usually resident in Hunter's Hill (A): of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

Age
People
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
0-4 years 753 5.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,705 12.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,908 14.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 4,768 36.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,611 12.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 2,496 18.9 2,644,374 13.3
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.6% of people usually resident in Hunter's Hill (A) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Australian citizenship 11,351 85.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 3,352 25.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 127 1.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.7% of people usually resident in Hunter's Hill (A) were Australian citizens, 25.3% were born overseas and 1.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Married 5,485 50.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 966 9.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 875 8.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 3,457 32.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Hunter's Hill (A) were married, 9.0% were either separated or divorced, 8.1% were widowed and 32.1% were never married.

Cultural & language diversity

Country of birth Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Australia 8,929 67.4 14,072,944 70.9
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null
England 562 4.2 856,939 4.3
China 239 1.8 206,591 1.0
New Zealand 225 1.7 389,463 2.0
Italy 207 1.6 199,121 1.0
Hong Kong 121 0.9 71,802 0.4

In the 2006 Census, 67.4% of people usually resident in Hunter's Hill (A), stated they were born in Australia. Other common responses for country of birth were England 4.2%, China 1.8%, New Zealand 1.7%, Italy 1.6% and Hong Kong 0.9%.

Religious affiliation, top responses Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Catholic 4,843 36.6 5,126,882 25.8
Anglican 2,624 19.8 3,718,248 18.7
No Religion 1,927 14.6 3,706,557 18.7
Eastern Orthodox 485 3.7 544,165 2.7
Uniting Church 415 3.1 1,135,422 5.7

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for religious affiliation for people usually resident in Hunter's Hill (A) were Catholic 36.6%, Anglican 19.8%, No Religion 14.6%, Eastern Orthodox 3.7% and Uniting Church 3.1%.

Language, top responses (other than English) Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Italian 338 2.6 316,890 1.6
Greek 286 2.2 252,220 1.3
Cantonese 279 2.1 244,553 1.2
Mandarin 197 1.5 220,601 1.1
German 113 0.9 75,636 0.4
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English only spoken at home 10,174 76.8 15,581,333 78.5

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for language other than English spoken at home by people usually resident in Hunter's Hill (A) were Italian 2.6%, Greek 2.2%, Cantonese 2.1%, Mandarin 1.5% and German 0.9%. English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 76.8%.

Employment

Employment
People aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 3,662 62.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,735 29.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 200 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 122 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 155 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 4,174 -- 5,271,116 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 5,874 -- 9,607,987 --
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 5,874 people aged 15 years and over in Hunter's Hill (A) were in the labour force. Of these 62.3% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 4,174 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Professionals 2,026 35.4 1,806,010 19.8
Managers 1,276 22.3 1,202,267 13.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 891 15.6 1,365,805 15.0
Sales Workers 466 8.1 896,208 9.8
Community and Personal Service Workers 353 6.2 801,906 8.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 348 6.1 1,309,258 14.4
Labourers 161 2.8 952,520 10.5
Machinery Operators And Drivers 79 1.4 604,616 6.6

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for occupation for Hunter's Hill (A) were Professionals 35.4%, Managers 22.3%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 15.6%, Sales Workers 8.1%, Community and Personal Service Workers 6.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 6.1%, Labourers 2.8% and Machinery Operators And Drivers 1.4%.

Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Legal and Accounting Services 303 5.3 185,423 2.0
School Education 237 4.1 414,214 4.5
Medical Services 223 3.9 87,288 1.0
Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 172 3.0 87,520 1.0
Hospitals 155 2.7 303,923 3.3

In the 2006 Census, of the employed people aged 15 years and over in Hunter's Hill (A), the most common responses for industry of employment included Legal and Accounting Services 5.3%, School Education 4.1%, Medical Services 3.9%, Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 3.0% and Hospitals 2.7%.

Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Personal 704 -- 466 --
Family 2,506 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,815 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Hunter's Hill (A), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $704, the median family income was $2,506 and the median household income was $1,815.

Families

family composition

Family composition

Family composition Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,133 36.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,604 51.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 359 11.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 45 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 3,141 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 3,141 families in Hunter's Hill (A): of these 36.1% were couple families without children, 51.1% were couple families with children, 11.4% were one parent families and 1.4% were other families.

Dwellings

dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 4,599 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,968 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 4,599 occupied private dwellings were counted in Hunter's Hill (A).

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Separate house 2,880 62.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 535 11.6 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 1,120 24.4 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 26 0.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 38 0.8 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Hunter's Hill (A), 62.6% were separate houses, 11.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 24.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,800 39.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,276 27.7 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,065 23.2 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 73 1.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 381 8.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Hunter's Hill (A), 39.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.7% were owned with a mortgage and 23.2% were rented.

Landlord type
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Real estate agent 561 52.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 263 24.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 201 18.9 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 42 3.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Hunter's Hill (A), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 52.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 24.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 18.9% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling characteristics Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 300 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,700 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Hunter's Hill (A), the median weekly rent was $300. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,700. The average people per household was 2.6 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Household composition

Household composition
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Hunter's Hill (A) % Hunter's Hill (A) Australia % Australia
Family households 3,099 67.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 1,111 24.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 87 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Hunter's Hill (A), 67.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.2% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% were group households.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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