Peachester (L)

2006 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Urban Centres and Localities
Area code UCL345460
People 452
Male 224
Female 228
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 392
People born overseas 78
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 117
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 165
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $821
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,133
Median weekly rent $230
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Total 452 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 224 49.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 228 50.4 10,056,036 50.6
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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 452 people were usually resident in Peachester (L): of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

Age
People
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
0-4 years 27 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 86 19.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 54 11.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 173 38.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 62 13.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 51 11.3 2,644,374 13.3
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 25.0% of people usually resident in Peachester (L) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Australian citizenship 392 86.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 78 17.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.7% of people usually resident in Peachester (L) were Australian citizens, 17.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Married 188 55.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 44 12.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 7 2.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 101 29.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Peachester (L) were married, 12.9% were either separated or divorced, 2.1% were widowed and 29.7% were never married.

Cultural & language diversity

Country of birth Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Australia 350 77.4 14,072,944 70.9
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null
England 32 7.1 856,939 4.3
New Zealand 17 3.8 389,463 2.0
South Africa 8 1.8 104,127 0.5
Peru 7 1.5 6,324 0.0
Poland 6 1.3 52,254 0.3

In the 2006 Census, 77.4% of people usually resident in Peachester (L), stated they were born in Australia. Other common responses for country of birth were England 7.1%, New Zealand 3.8%, South Africa 1.8%, Peru 1.5% and Poland 1.3%.

Religious affiliation, top responses Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
No Religion 98 21.7 3,706,557 18.7
Anglican 90 19.9 3,718,248 18.7
Catholic 66 14.6 5,126,882 25.8
Uniting Church 38 8.4 1,135,422 5.7
Presbyterian and Reformed 16 3.5 596,668 3.0

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for religious affiliation for people usually resident in Peachester (L) were No Religion 21.7%, Anglican 19.9%, Catholic 14.6%, Uniting Church 8.4% and Presbyterian and Reformed 3.5%.

Language, top responses (other than English) Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Spanish 7 1.5 97,999 0.5
Polish 5 1.1 53,387 0.3
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English only spoken at home 425 94.0 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 Peachester (L) were Spanish 1.5% and Polish 1.1%. English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 94.0%.

Employment

Employment
People aged 15 years and over
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 109 57.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 61 32.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 5.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 137 -- 5,271,116 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 190 -- 9,607,987 --
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 190 people aged 15 years and over in Peachester (L) were in the labour force. Of these 57.4% worked full-time, 32.1% worked part-time, 5.3% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 137 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Technicians and Trades Workers 38 20.5 1,309,258 14.4
Professionals 27 14.6 1,806,010 19.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 25 13.5 1,365,805 15.0
Labourers 21 11.4 952,520 10.5
Machinery Operators And Drivers 19 10.3 604,616 6.6
Managers 18 9.7 1,202,267 13.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 18 9.7 801,906 8.8
Sales Workers 15 8.1 896,208 9.8

In the 2006 Census, the most common responses for occupation for Peachester (L) were Technicians and Trades Workers 20.5%, Professionals 14.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.5%, Labourers 11.4%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 10.3%, Managers 9.7%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.7% and Sales Workers 8.1%.

Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
School Education 8 4.3 414,214 4.5
Hospitals 8 4.3 303,923 3.3
Residential Building Construction 7 3.8 163,300 1.8
Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 6 3.2 328,521 3.6
Legal and Accounting Services 6 3.2 185,423 2.0

In the 2006 Census, of the employed people aged 15 years and over in Peachester (L), the most common responses for industry of employment included School Education 4.3%, Hospitals 4.3%, Residential Building Construction 3.8%, Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 3.2% and Legal and Accounting Services 3.2%.

Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Personal 360 -- 466 --
Family 1,015 -- 1,171 --
Household 821 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $360, the median family income was $1,015 and the median household income was $821.

Families

family composition

Family composition

Family composition Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 44 37.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 57 48.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 16 13.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 117 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 117 families in Peachester (L): of these 37.6% were couple families without children, 48.7% were couple families with children, 13.7% were one parent families and 0.0% 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 Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 155 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 165 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 155 occupied private dwellings were counted in Peachester (L).

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Separate house 155 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Peachester (L), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Owned outright 59 38.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 64 41.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 25 16.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 5.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L), 38.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 41.3% were owned with a mortgage and 16.1% were rented.

Landlord type
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Real estate agent 10 40.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 13 52.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 40.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling characteristics Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 230 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,133 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L), the median weekly rent was $230. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,133. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Household composition

Household composition
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Peachester (L) % Peachester (L) Australia % Australia
Family households 114 73.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 30 19.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L), 73.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.2% 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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