Albury - Wodonga

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code 1001
People 89,007
Male 48.6%
Female 51.4%
Median age 38
Families 22,649
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 39,378
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,213
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,408
Median weekly rent $245
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

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
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 43,251 48.6 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 45,759 51.4 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 2,388 2.7 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 89,007 people in Albury - Wodonga. Of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

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Age Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 38 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 6,033 6.8 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 5,800 6.5 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 5,528 6.2 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 5,806 6.5 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 6,152 6.9 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 5,964 6.7 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 5,867 6.6 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 5,442 6.1 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 5,432 6.1 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 5,736 6.4 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 5,538 6.2 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 5,631 6.3 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 5,236 5.9 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 4,642 5.2 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 3,553 4.0 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 2,667 3.0 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 1,923 2.2 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 2,064 2.3 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Albury - Wodonga was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 32,741 45.7 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 2,642 3.7 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 7,008 9.8 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 4,236 5.9 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 25,016 34.9 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Albury - Wodonga aged 15 years and over, 45.7% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 28,416 46.2 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 7,054 11.5 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 25,992 42.3 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Albury - Wodonga, of people aged 15 years and over, 46.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 1,645 6.1 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 4,478 16.5 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 1,964 7.2 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 1,115 4.1 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 3,273 12.0 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 1,502 5.5 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 916 3.4 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,337 8.6 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 2,660 9.8 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 742 2.7 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 6,554 24.1 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Albury - Wodonga 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.8% were in primary school, 20.9% in secondary school and 18.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 10,481 14.6 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 6,444 9.0 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 3,164 4.4 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 11,709 16.3 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 8,932 12.5 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 4,330 6.0 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 9,221 12.9 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 97 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 9 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 7,036 9.8 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 400 0.6 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 7,877 11.0 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Albury - Wodonga, 12.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 20.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australian 35,936 29.4 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 35,242 28.8 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 12,029 9.8 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 9,675 7.9 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
German 6,544 5.3 236,146 2.4 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Albury - Wodonga were Australian 29.4%, English 28.8%, Irish 9.8%, Scottish 7.9% and German 5.3%.

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 Albury - Wodonga (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 73,035 82.1 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 1,693 1.9 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
India 850 1.0 143,459 1.9 455,389 1.9
New Zealand 839 0.9 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Germany 536 0.6 29,541 0.4 102,595 0.4
Philippines 501 0.6 86,749 1.2 232,386 1.0

In Albury - Wodonga, 82.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 1.9%, India 1.0%, New Zealand 0.9%, Germany 0.6% and Philippines 0.6%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 12,097 13.6 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 4,676 5.3 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 3,205 3.6 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 62,355 70.1 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Albury - Wodonga, 70.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 65,931 74.1 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 3,352 3.8 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 1,216 1.4 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
India 1,159 1.3 195,217 2.6 616,939 2.6
Germany 906 1.0 47,543 0.6 170,571 0.7

In Albury - Wodonga, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 74.1%, England 3.8%, New Zealand 1.4%, India 1.3% and Germany 1.0%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 67,517 75.8 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 2,911 3.3 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 1,208 1.4 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
India 1,102 1.2 191,594 2.6 605,777 2.6
Germany 908 1.0 47,489 0.6 169,618 0.7

In Albury - Wodonga, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 75.8%, England 3.3%, New Zealand 1.4%, India 1.2% and Germany 1.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 25,958 29.2 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 22,399 25.2 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 14,504 16.3 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 8,103 9.1 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 3,805 4.3 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Albury - Wodonga were No Religion, so described 29.2%, Catholic 25.2%, Anglican 16.3%, Not stated 9.1% and Uniting Church 4.3%. In Albury - Wodonga, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (63.7%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Nepali 714 0.8 34,606 0.5 62,005 0.3
Punjabi 392 0.4 33,435 0.4 132,496 0.6
German 306 0.3 23,033 0.3 79,353 0.3
Mandarin 257 0.3 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Italian 225 0.3 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
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English only spoken at home 77,380 86.9 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 2,834 8.0 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Albury - Wodonga 86.9% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Nepali 0.8%, Punjabi 0.4%, German 0.3%, Mandarin 0.3% and Italian 0.3%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 24,370 56.5 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 13,781 31.9 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 2,191 5.1 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 2,826 6.5 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 43,168 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Albury - Wodonga. Of these 56.5% were employed full time, 31.9% were employed part-time and 6.5% 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
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 4,679 11.6 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 3,954 9.8 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 5,142 12.7 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 7,823 19.4 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 16,551 41.0 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Albury - Wodonga, 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 7,292 18.1 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 6,285 15.6 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 5,172 12.8 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 5,167 12.8 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 4,325 10.7 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 4,323 10.7 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Managers 4,284 10.6 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Machinery Operators and Drivers 2,874 7.1 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Albury - Wodonga included Professionals 18.1%, Technicians and Trades Workers 15.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.8%, Sales Workers 10.7%, Labourers 10.7%, Managers 10.6% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 1,734 4.3 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Defence 1,405 3.5 21,848 0.6 75,462 0.7
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 1,110 2.8 74,487 2.2 254,275 2.4
Aged Care Residential Services 984 2.4 67,209 2.0 211,621 2.0
Takeaway Food Services 947 2.4 56,957 1.7 189,447 1.8

Of the employed people in Albury - Wodonga, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.3%, Defence 3.5%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.8%, Aged Care Residential Services 2.4% and Takeaway Food Services 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 654 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,529 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,213 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Albury - Wodonga was $654.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 29,846 74.1 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 2,004 5.0 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Walked only 1,428 3.5 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 1,199 3.0 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Bicycle 358 0.9 23,332 0.7 107,756 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 336 0.8 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 32,148 79.7 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Albury - Wodonga, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 74.1%, Car, as passenger 5.0%, Walked only 3.5%, Worked at home 3.0% and Bicycle 0.9%. On the day, 0.8% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 79.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 49,963 69.7 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 20,586 28.7 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 8,784 12.3 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 15,297 21.3 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Albury - Wodonga, of people aged 15 years and over, 69.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.3% 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
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 15,437 21.5 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 19,495 27.2 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 8,635 12.1 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 6,388 8.9 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Albury - Wodonga, 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 9,068 40.0 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 9,128 40.3 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 4,163 18.4 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 292 1.3 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Albury - Wodonga, 40.3% were couple families with children, 40.0% were couple families without children and 18.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 18.0 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.0 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Albury - Wodonga, 18.0% of single parents were male and 82.0% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 3,735 20.5 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 766 4.2 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 4,617 25.4 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 2,371 13.0 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 1,050 5.8 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 3,571 19.6 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 989 5.4 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 1,101 6.0 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Albury - Wodonga, of couple families with children, 20.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 25.4% 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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Dwellings

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 33,338 89.7 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 3,810 10.3 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Albury - Wodonga, 89.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 27,534 82.6 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4,807 14.4 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 707 2.1 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 152 0.5 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Albury - Wodonga, 82.6% were separate houses, 14.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 67 0.2 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 970 2.9 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 6,424 19.3 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 14,946 44.8 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 10,151 30.4 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 780 2.3 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Albury - Wodonga, of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 19.3% had 2 bedrooms and 44.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 9,575 28.7 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 10,962 32.9 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 11,632 34.9 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 295 0.9 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 874 2.6 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Albury - Wodonga, 28.7% were owned outright, 32.9% were owned with a mortgage and 34.9% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 22,385 67.1 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 9,708 29.1 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 1,247 3.7 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Albury - Wodonga, of all households, 67.1% were family households, 29.1% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

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Household income Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 23.4 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.8 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Albury - Wodonga, 23.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 8.8% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 245 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.0 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 12.0 -- 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 Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,408 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.0 -- 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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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 2,292 6.9 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 12,064 36.2 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 12,577 37.7 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 5,220 15.7 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,192 3.6 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Albury - Wodonga, 36.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 5,775 17.3 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 26,667 80.0 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 892 2.7 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Albury - Wodonga, 80.0% 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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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 1,137 47.7 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 1,245 52.3 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Albury - Wodonga, 47.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 52.3% were female. The median age was 20 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,005 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Albury - Wodonga, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,005.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Albury - Wodonga % Albury - Wodonga New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 240 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,374 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Albury - Wodonga, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,374.

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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.