North Adelaide

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code 401011002
People 6,950
Male 48.7%
Female 51.3%
Median age 37
Families 1,374
Average children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all families 0.3
All private dwellings 3,495
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $1,693
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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People

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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
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 3,392 48.7 825,997 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,567 51.3 850,652 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 43 0.6 34,184 2.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,950 people in North Adelaide. Of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

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Age North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 37 -- 40 -- 38 --
0-4 years 166 2.4 97,072 5.8 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 162 2.3 100,466 6.0 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 154 2.2 95,461 5.7 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 574 8.3 100,686 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 988 14.2 107,986 6.4 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 720 10.4 107,361 6.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 549 7.9 110,751 6.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 334 4.8 102,818 6.1 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 303 4.4 106,650 6.4 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 343 4.9 113,619 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 440 6.3 113,272 6.8 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 365 5.2 111,896 6.7 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 401 5.8 102,028 6.1 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 475 6.8 96,286 5.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 341 4.9 72,563 4.3 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 257 3.7 53,885 3.2 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 136 2.0 39,374 2.3 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 247 3.6 44,479 2.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in North Adelaide was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 6.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Married 2,235 34.4 659,638 47.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 153 2.4 44,199 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 562 8.7 127,916 9.2 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 349 5.4 83,281 6.0 985,204 5.2
Never married 3,190 49.2 468,621 33.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in North Adelaide aged 15 years and over, 34.4% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,745 37.7 582,236 47.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 588 12.7 126,020 10.3 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,300 49.6 520,539 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In North Adelaide, of people aged 15 years and over, 37.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 47 1.7 20,292 4.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 128 4.7 94,526 19.5 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 21 0.8 26,196 5.4 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 69 2.5 22,589 4.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 49 1.8 52,721 10.9 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 27 1.0 19,484 4.0 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 89 3.3 21,053 4.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 93 3.4 31,394 6.5 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 1,458 53.4 78,780 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 46 1.7 11,501 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 703 25.8 106,438 21.9 1,707,023 23.7

In North Adelaide 39.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 8.1% were in primary school, 5.9% in secondary school and 56.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,528 39.1 256,510 18.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 483 7.5 115,102 8.3 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 91 1.4 42,793 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 344 5.3 188,790 13.6 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,495 23.1 214,813 15.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 229 3.5 128,782 9.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 189 2.9 138,607 10.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 1,077 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 174 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 128 2.0 119,572 8.6 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 17 0.3 11,000 0.8 145,844 0.8
Not stated 820 12.7 129,257 9.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in North Adelaide, 23.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 6.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.5% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
English 2,386 25.5 639,350 28.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,860 19.9 560,374 25.0 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 691 7.4 134,437 6.0 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 639 6.8 140,424 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
German 481 5.1 129,923 5.8 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in North Adelaide were English 25.5%, Australian 19.9%, Irish 7.4%, Scottish 6.8% and German 5.1%.

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 North Adelaide (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 4,213 60.7 1,192,546 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 362 5.2 97,392 5.8 907,570 3.9
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 232 3.3 24,610 1.5 509,555 2.2
India 174 2.5 27,594 1.6 455,389 1.9
Malaysia 84 1.2 7,749 0.5 138,364 0.6
Italy 79 1.1 18,544 1.1 174,042 0.7

In North Adelaide, 60.7% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 5.2%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.3%, India 2.5%, Malaysia 1.2% and Italy 1.1%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,400 34.5 513,545 30.6 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 405 5.8 109,094 6.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 349 5.0 79,405 4.7 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 3,064 44.0 869,207 51.8 11,070,538 47.3

In North Adelaide, 44.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 3,421 49.5 954,233 56.9 12,231,150 52.3
England 456 6.6 144,172 8.6 1,403,096 6.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 245 3.5 31,646 1.9 704,658 3.0
India 199 2.9 35,854 2.1 616,939 2.6
Italy 180 2.6 51,307 3.1 470,138 2.0

In North Adelaide, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 49.5%, England 6.6%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.5%, India 2.9% and Italy 2.6%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 3,487 50.1 985,020 58.7 12,643,365 54.0
England 456 6.6 140,701 8.4 1,302,147 5.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 250 3.6 31,453 1.9 699,074 3.0
India 201 2.9 35,249 2.1 605,777 2.6
Italy 161 2.3 43,864 2.6 395,775 1.7

In North Adelaide, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 50.1%, England 6.6%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.6%, India 2.9% and Italy 2.3%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 2,573 37.1 594,313 35.4 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 1,128 16.3 301,034 18.0 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 930 13.4 150,215 9.0 2,238,735 9.6
Anglican 858 12.4 167,658 10.0 3,101,185 13.3
Uniting Church 278 4.0 118,229 7.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in North Adelaide were No Religion, so described 37.1%, Catholic 16.3%, Not stated 13.4%, Anglican 12.4% and Uniting Church 4.0%. In North Adelaide, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (49.0%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Mandarin 274 3.9 28,780 1.7 596,711 2.5
Italian 115 1.7 29,106 1.7 271,597 1.2
Greek 105 1.5 22,993 1.4 237,588 1.0
Vietnamese 73 1.0 19,017 1.1 277,400 1.2
Hindi 64 0.9 7,310 0.4 159,652 0.7
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English only spoken at home 4,909 70.5 1,311,533 78.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 638 20.9 117,512 17.4 1,971,011 22.2

In North Adelaide 70.5% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 3.9%, Italian 1.7%, Greek 1.5%, Vietnamese 1.0% and Hindi 0.9%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,959 54.4 435,110 53.9 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,144 31.8 270,409 33.5 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 199 5.5 40,582 5.0 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 298 8.3 60,488 7.5 787,452 6.9

There were 3,600 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in North Adelaide. Of these 54.4% were employed full time, 31.8% were employed part-time and 8.3% 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
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 544 16.4 95,282 12.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 288 8.7 77,283 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 322 9.7 97,844 13.1 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 551 16.6 153,550 20.6 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,405 42.4 281,566 37.7 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in North Adelaide, 16.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,298 39.3 151,091 20.3 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 521 15.8 94,075 12.6 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 390 11.8 99,540 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 387 11.7 89,625 12.0 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 272 8.2 71,761 9.6 1,000,955 9.4
Technicians and Trades Workers 197 6.0 100,142 13.4 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 136 4.1 82,850 11.1 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 61 1.8 45,515 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in North Adelaide included Professionals 39.3%, Managers 15.8%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.7%, Sales Workers 8.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 6.0%, Labourers 4.1% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 1.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 211 6.7 30,463 4.1 411,808 3.9
Higher Education 169 5.3 11,187 1.5 155,985 1.5
Cafes and Restaurants 129 4.1 15,530 2.1 253,385 2.4
Legal Services 101 3.2 5,685 0.8 104,051 1.0
General Practice Medical Services 89 2.8 7,159 1.0 96,014 0.9

Of the employed people in North Adelaide, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 6.7%, Higher Education 5.3%, Cafes and Restaurants 4.1%, Legal Services 3.2% and General Practice Medical Services 2.8%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 779 -- 600 -- 662 --
Family 2,397 -- 1,510 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,693 -- 1,206 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in North Adelaide was $779.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,508 46.0 492,357 66.0 6,574,571 61.5
Walked only 483 14.7 20,697 2.8 370,427 3.5
Bus 323 9.8 29,592 4.0 323,201 3.0
Worked at home 179 5.5 32,679 4.4 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 132 4.0 34,003 4.6 489,922 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 374 11.3 53,457 7.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,674 50.7 539,409 72.3 7,305,271 68.4

In North Adelaide, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 46.0%, Walked only 14.7%, Bus 9.8%, Worked at home 5.5% and Car, as passenger 4.0%. On the day, 11.3% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 50.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,290 66.3 982,036 71.0 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 988 15.3 380,737 27.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 603 9.3 168,496 12.2 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,813 28.0 295,670 21.4 3,620,726 19.0

In North Adelaide, of people aged 15 years and over, 66.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 15.3% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.0% 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
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,856 28.7 299,651 21.7 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,605 24.8 379,617 27.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 559 8.6 174,791 12.6 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 274 4.2 127,972 9.2 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in North Adelaide, 24.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 816 59.7 178,588 40.2 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 377 27.6 184,733 41.6 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 138 10.1 73,128 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 36 2.6 7,282 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in North Adelaide, 27.6% were couple families with children, 59.7% were couple families without children and 10.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 19.1 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.9 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In North Adelaide, 19.1% of single parents were male and 80.9% 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
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 282 23.5 67,049 18.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 63 5.2 16,589 4.6 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 204 17.0 83,567 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 181 15.1 47,483 13.1 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 99 8.2 23,992 6.6 302,037 6.0
Both not working 247 20.5 84,108 23.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 48 4.0 18,943 5.2 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 78 6.5 21,592 5.9 311,381 6.2

In North Adelaide, of couple families with children, 23.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 17.0% 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

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,659 85.2 638,782 87.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 461 14.8 92,242 12.6 1,039,874 11.2

In North Adelaide, 85.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.8% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 703 26.4 496,799 77.8 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,158 43.6 94,510 14.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 763 28.7 42,003 6.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 16 0.6 3,016 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in North Adelaide, 26.4% were separate houses, 43.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 28.7% were flats or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 28 1.1 1,611 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 365 13.7 21,505 3.4 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,113 41.8 118,792 18.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 823 30.9 333,035 52.1 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 277 10.4 150,400 23.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 59 2.2 13,455 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In North Adelaide, of occupied private dwellings 13.7% had 1 bedroom, 41.8% had 2 bedrooms and 30.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 1.9 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 825 31.1 205,531 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 478 18.0 225,670 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,264 47.6 182,180 28.5 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 20 0.8 9,847 1.5 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 70 2.6 15,566 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in North Adelaide, 31.1% were owned outright, 18.0% were owned with a mortgage and 47.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 1,374 51.6 436,817 68.4 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 1,042 39.1 179,119 28.0 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 246 9.2 22,855 3.6 354,917 4.3

In North Adelaide, of all households, 51.6% were family households, 39.1% were single person households and 9.2% were group households.

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Household income North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 17.6 -- 23.8 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 25.3 -- 10.7 -- 16.4

In North Adelaide, 17.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 25.3% 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 North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 360 -- 260 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.2 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 15.8 -- 10.2 -- 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 North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,491 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 93.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.5 -- 6.6 -- 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 North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
None 345 12.9 47,848 7.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,299 48.7 228,940 35.8 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 740 27.7 229,930 36.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 199 7.5 112,047 17.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 85 3.2 20,017 3.1 285,197 3.4

In North Adelaide, 48.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 7.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 248 9.3 108,737 17.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,343 88.0 515,114 80.6 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 71 2.7 14,941 2.3 221,494 2.7

In North Adelaide, 88.0% 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.
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Male 16 34.8 16,891 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 30 65.2 17,292 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 23 -- 23 --

In North Adelaide, 34.8% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 65.2% were female. The median age was 22 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

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
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 1.7 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,437 -- 1,014 -- 1,203 --

In North Adelaide, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.7 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,437.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
North Adelaide % North Adelaide South Australia % South Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 285 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,387 -- 1,660 --

In North Adelaide, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $285 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

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.