2062, NSW

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Postal Areas
Area code POA2062
People 7,006
Male 46.9%
Female 53.1%
Median age 38
Families 1,879
Average children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 3,446
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $2,361
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,670
Median weekly rent $580
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4

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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
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 3,283 46.9 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,721 53.1 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 30 0.4 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 7,006 people in 2062, NSW. Of these 46.9% were male and 53.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

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Age 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 38 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 535 7.6 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 456 6.5 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 289 4.1 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 182 2.6 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 309 4.4 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 527 7.5 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 738 10.5 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 700 10.0 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 657 9.4 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 529 7.5 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 407 5.8 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 416 5.9 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 342 4.9 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 345 4.9 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 256 3.7 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 156 2.2 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 81 1.2 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 85 1.2 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in 2062, NSW was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 2,604 45.5 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 167 2.9 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 599 10.5 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 201 3.5 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 2,148 37.6 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in 2062, NSW aged 15 years and over, 45.5% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 2,338 45.3 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 783 15.2 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,045 39.6 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In 2062, NSW, of people aged 15 years and over, 45.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 143 7.8 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 434 23.6 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 61 3.3 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 56 3.0 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 99 5.4 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 72 3.9 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 78 4.2 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 97 5.3 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 354 19.2 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 66 3.6 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 382 20.7 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In 2062, NSW 26.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.9% were in primary school, 13.4% in secondary school and 24.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,942 51.5 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 611 10.7 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 86 1.5 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 268 4.7 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 778 13.6 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 94 1.6 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 230 4.0 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 100 1.8 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 7 0.1 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 420 7.4 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in 2062, NSW, 13.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 6.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.7% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 2,635 26.4 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,993 20.0 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 1,086 10.9 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 798 8.0 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Chinese 388 3.9 514,594 5.2 1,213,903 3.9

The most common ancestries in 2062, NSW were English 26.4%, Australian 20.0%, Irish 10.9%, Scottish 8.0% and Chinese 3.9%.

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 2062, NSW (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 4,433 63.6 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 462 6.6 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 192 2.8 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
South Africa 116 1.7 43,058 0.6 162,449 0.7
India 105 1.5 143,459 1.9 455,389 1.9
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 101 1.4 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2

In 2062, NSW, 63.6% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 6.6%, New Zealand 2.8%, South Africa 1.7%, India 1.5% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,582 36.8 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 671 9.6 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 489 7.0 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,875 41.0 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In 2062, NSW, 41.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 3,370 48.2 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 593 8.5 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 250 3.6 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 171 2.4 332,465 4.4 704,658 3.0
India 155 2.2 195,217 2.6 616,939 2.6

In 2062, NSW, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 48.2%, England 8.5%, New Zealand 3.6%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.4% and India 2.2%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 3,557 50.9 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 522 7.5 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 229 3.3 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 165 2.4 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0
India 139 2.0 191,594 2.6 605,777 2.6

In 2062, NSW, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 50.9%, England 7.5%, New Zealand 3.3%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.4% and India 2.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 2,564 36.6 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 1,717 24.5 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 996 14.2 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 636 9.1 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Hinduism 135 1.9 181,402 2.4 440,300 1.9

The most common responses for religion in 2062, NSW were No Religion, so described 36.6%, Catholic 24.5%, Anglican 14.2%, Not stated 9.1% and Hinduism 1.9%. In 2062, NSW, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (52.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Mandarin 118 1.7 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Cantonese 98 1.4 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
Japanese 95 1.4 17,319 0.2 55,966 0.2
Spanish 77 1.1 63,527 0.8 140,817 0.6
French 72 1.0 23,743 0.3 70,873 0.3
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English only spoken at home 5,474 78.6 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 618 19.5 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In 2062, NSW 78.6% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 1.7%, Cantonese 1.4%, Japanese 1.4%, Spanish 1.1% and French 1.0%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 2,902 69.8 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 947 22.8 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 165 4.0 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 146 3.5 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 4,160 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in 2062, NSW. Of these 69.8% were employed full time, 22.8% were employed part-time and 3.5% 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
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 316 7.9 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 316 7.9 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 316 7.9 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 524 13.0 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,379 59.2 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in 2062, NSW, 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 59.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,670 41.6 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 880 21.9 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 546 13.6 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 274 6.8 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 252 6.3 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 235 5.9 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 73 1.8 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 36 0.9 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in 2062, NSW included Professionals 41.6%, Managers 21.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.6%, Sales Workers 6.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 6.3%, Technicians and Trades Workers 5.9%, Labourers 1.8% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 0.9%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Banking 187 4.8 63,678 1.9 144,232 1.3
Computer System Design and Related Services 167 4.3 63,717 1.9 162,884 1.5
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 151 3.9 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Legal Services 141 3.6 39,267 1.2 104,051 1.0
Other Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 121 3.1 31,756 0.9 75,208 0.7

Of the employed people in 2062, NSW, the most common responses for industry of employment included Banking 4.8%, Computer System Design and Related Services 4.3%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.9%, Legal Services 3.6% and Other Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 3.1%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 1,385 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 3,318 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,361 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in 2062, NSW was $1,385.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,581 39.4 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Bus 895 22.3 133,903 4.0 323,201 3.0
Walked only 338 8.4 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 277 6.9 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Train, bus 157 3.9 60,155 1.8 104,122 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 1,220 30.4 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,783 44.4 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In 2062, NSW, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 39.4%, Bus 22.3%, Walked only 8.4%, Worked at home 6.9% and Train, bus 3.9%. On the day, 30.4% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 44.4% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,593 80.2 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,733 30.3 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 558 9.7 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,313 22.9 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In 2062, NSW, of people aged 15 years and over, 80.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.3% provided care for children and 9.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.9% 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
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,795 31.4 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,851 32.3 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 596 10.4 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 347 6.1 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in 2062, NSW, 32.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 821 43.7 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 793 42.2 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 232 12.4 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 32 1.7 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in 2062, NSW, 42.2% were couple families with children, 43.7% were couple families without children and 12.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.9 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.1 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In 2062, NSW, 16.9% of single parents were male and 83.1% 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
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 572 35.3 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 47 2.9 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 313 19.3 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 255 15.8 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 71 4.4 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 155 9.6 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 95 5.9 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 111 6.9 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In 2062, NSW, of couple families with children, 35.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 19.3% 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 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,993 91.7 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 270 8.3 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In 2062, NSW, 91.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 729 24.4 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 474 15.8 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 1,770 59.1 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 16 0.5 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in 2062, NSW, 24.4% were separate houses, 15.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 59.1% were flats or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 14 0.5 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 479 16.0 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,223 40.9 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 864 28.9 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 363 12.1 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 50 1.7 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In 2062, NSW, of occupied private dwellings 16.0% had 1 bedroom, 40.9% had 2 bedrooms and 28.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 799 26.7 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 848 28.3 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,289 43.1 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 13 0.4 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 44 1.5 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in 2062, NSW, 26.7% were owned outright, 28.3% were owned with a mortgage and 43.1% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 1,869 62.5 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 962 32.2 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 159 5.3 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In 2062, NSW, of all households, 62.5% were family households, 32.2% were single person households and 5.3% were group households.

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Household income 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 10.6 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 40.2 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In 2062, NSW, 10.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 40.2% 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 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 580 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.8 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 14.2 -- 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 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,670 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 272 9.1 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,599 53.5 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 877 29.4 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 187 6.3 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 53 1.8 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In 2062, NSW, 53.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection 2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 179 6.0 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,753 92.3 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 52 1.7 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In 2062, NSW, 92.3% 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.
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 23 82.1 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 5 17.9 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 37 -- 22 -- 23 --

In 2062, NSW, 82.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 17.9% were female. The median age was 37 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
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 2,374 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In 2062, NSW, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,374.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
2062, NSW % 2062, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 535 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,145 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In 2062, NSW, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $535 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,145.

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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.