Auburn

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code SED10002
People 103,686
Male 52.8%
Female 47.2%
Median age 32
Families 24,505
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 34,242
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,407
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $435
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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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
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 54,766 52.8 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 48,925 47.2 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 755 0.7 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 103,686 people in Auburn. Of these 52.8% were male and 47.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

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Age Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 32 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 7,611 7.3 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 6,299 6.1 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 5,272 5.1 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 5,795 5.6 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 9,244 8.9 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 12,655 12.2 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 11,385 11.0 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 8,225 7.9 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 6,360 6.1 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 6,010 5.8 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 5,864 5.7 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 5,391 5.2 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 4,338 4.2 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 3,140 3.0 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 2,136 2.1 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 1,652 1.6 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 1,124 1.1 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 1,176 1.1 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Auburn was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 44,214 52.3 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 2,486 2.9 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 5,338 6.3 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 2,962 3.5 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 29,517 34.9 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Auburn aged 15 years and over, 52.3% were married and 9.3% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 35,897 47.4 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 3,644 4.8 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 36,199 47.8 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Auburn, of people aged 15 years and over, 47.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 1,395 3.9 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 4,854 13.4 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 1,270 3.5 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 1,302 3.6 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 3,757 10.4 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 1,161 3.2 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 999 2.8 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,463 6.8 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 7,681 21.2 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 1,868 5.2 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 9,429 26.1 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Auburn 34.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.5% were in primary school, 16.4% in secondary school and 28.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 20,278 24.0 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 6,883 8.1 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 1,154 1.4 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 5,078 6.0 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 19,271 22.8 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 2,598 3.1 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 6,601 7.8 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 56 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 14 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 7,444 8.8 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3,356 4.0 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 9,661 11.4 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Auburn, 22.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 7.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Chinese 21,372 18.0 514,594 5.2 1,213,903 3.9
Lebanese 10,429 8.8 166,591 1.7 230,869 0.7
Australian 8,601 7.3 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 8,223 6.9 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Korean 6,735 5.7 66,613 0.7 123,017 0.4

The most common ancestries in Auburn were Chinese 18.0%, Lebanese 8.8%, Australian 7.3%, English 6.9% and Korean 5.7%.

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 Auburn (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 37,275 35.9 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 11,123 10.7 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2
Korea, Republic of (South) 5,491 5.3 51,816 0.7 98,776 0.4
Lebanon 3,920 3.8 57,381 0.8 78,653 0.3
Vietnam 3,511 3.4 84,130 1.1 219,355 0.9
Nepal 3,322 3.2 32,117 0.4 54,754 0.2

In Auburn, 35.9% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 10.7%, Korea, Republic of (South) 5.3%, Lebanon 3.8%, Vietnam 3.4% and Nepal 3.2%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 79,626 76.8 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 4,101 4.0 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 2,484 2.4 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 8,787 8.5 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Auburn, 8.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 76.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 15,534 15.0 332,465 4.4 704,658 3.0
Australia 11,349 11.0 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
Lebanon 9,913 9.6 143,993 1.9 196,333 0.8
Korea, Republic of (South) 6,709 6.5 63,494 0.8 116,045 0.5
Turkey 4,417 4.3 26,361 0.4 66,516 0.3

In Auburn, the most common countries of birth for male parents were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 15.0%, Australia 11.0%, Lebanon 9.6%, Korea, Republic of (South) 6.5% and Turkey 4.3%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 15,346 14.8 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0
Australia 13,027 12.6 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
Lebanon 8,857 8.5 129,707 1.7 176,241 0.8
Korea, Republic of (South) 6,806 6.6 65,642 0.9 120,878 0.5
Vietnam 4,686 4.5 127,352 1.7 335,060 1.4

In Auburn, the most common countries of birth for female parents were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 14.8%, Australia 12.6%, Lebanon 8.5%, Korea, Republic of (South) 6.6% and Vietnam 4.5%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Islam 27,860 26.9 267,659 3.6 604,240 2.6
No Religion, so described 19,640 18.9 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 16,452 15.9 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 11,469 11.1 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Buddhism 6,685 6.4 207,956 2.8 563,674 2.4

The most common responses for religion in Auburn were Islam 26.9%, No Religion, so described 18.9%, Catholic 15.9%, Not stated 11.1% and Buddhism 6.4%. In Auburn, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (33.5%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Arabic 13,566 13.1 200,825 2.7 321,728 1.4
Mandarin 10,921 10.5 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Cantonese 7,529 7.3 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
Korean 6,593 6.4 59,912 0.8 108,997 0.5
Turkish 4,513 4.4 21,620 0.3 58,355 0.2
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English only spoken at home 21,362 20.6 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 23,659 73.5 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Auburn 20.6% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Arabic 13.1%, Mandarin 10.5%, Cantonese 7.3%, Korean 6.4% and Turkish 4.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 26,032 55.9 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 13,611 29.2 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 2,367 5.1 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 4,553 9.8 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 46,563 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Auburn. Of these 55.9% were employed full time, 29.2% were employed part-time and 9.8% 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
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 4,126 9.8 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 5,403 12.9 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 4,077 9.7 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 9,669 23.0 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 16,365 39.0 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Auburn, 9.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 8,317 19.8 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 6,660 15.9 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 5,432 12.9 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 5,219 12.4 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Managers 4,110 9.8 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Community and Personal Service Workers 4,010 9.5 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 3,874 9.2 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 3,073 7.3 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Auburn included Professionals 19.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 15.9%, Labourers 12.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.4%, Managers 9.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.5%, Sales Workers 9.2% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.3%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Cafes and Restaurants 1,569 3.7 80,552 2.4 253,385 2.4
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 1,231 2.9 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Building and Other Industrial Cleaning Services 1,106 2.6 41,390 1.2 131,908 1.2
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 1,025 2.4 74,487 2.2 254,275 2.4
Banking 1,010 2.4 63,678 1.9 144,232 1.3

Of the employed people in Auburn, the most common responses for industry of employment included Cafes and Restaurants 3.7%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 2.9%, Building and Other Industrial Cleaning Services 2.6%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.4% and Banking 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 494 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,374 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,407 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Auburn was $494.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 21,481 51.1 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 7,943 18.9 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 2,147 5.1 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Train, bus 1,774 4.2 60,155 1.8 104,122 1.0
Walked only 1,077 2.6 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
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People who travelled to work by public transport 11,996 28.6 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 25,075 59.7 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Auburn, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 51.1%, Train 18.9%, Car, as passenger 5.1%, Train, bus 4.2% and Walked only 2.6%. On the day, 28.6% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 59.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 45,380 53.7 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 19,077 22.6 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 8,471 10.0 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 8,926 10.6 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Auburn, of people aged 15 years and over, 53.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.6% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.6% 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
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 17,067 20.2 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 15,546 18.4 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 6,394 7.6 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 6,380 7.5 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Auburn, 18.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 7,463 30.4 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 12,739 52.0 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 3,651 14.9 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 660 2.7 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Auburn, 52.0% were couple families with children, 30.4% were couple families without children and 14.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.3 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Auburn, 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% 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
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 3,720 18.4 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 911 4.5 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 2,531 12.5 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 4,270 21.1 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 2,013 10.0 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 4,558 22.6 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 997 4.9 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 1,200 5.9 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Auburn, of couple families with children, 18.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 12.5% 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 Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 30,148 93.5 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 2,081 6.5 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Auburn, 93.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.5% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 13,749 45.6 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4,044 13.4 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 12,028 39.9 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 185 0.6 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Auburn, 45.6% were separate houses, 13.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 39.9% were flats or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 228 0.8 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 2,478 8.2 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 10,262 34.0 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 10,156 33.7 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 5,959 19.8 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,087 3.6 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Auburn, of occupied private dwellings 8.2% had 1 bedroom, 34.0% had 2 bedrooms and 33.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 3.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 6,674 22.1 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 8,552 28.3 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 13,591 45.0 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 170 0.6 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 1,184 3.9 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Auburn, 22.1% were owned outright, 28.3% were owned with a mortgage and 45.0% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 22,778 75.5 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 5,305 17.6 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 2,075 6.9 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Auburn, of all households, 75.5% were family households, 17.6% were single person households and 6.9% were group households.

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Household income Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 20.3 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.5 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Auburn, 20.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 14.5% 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 Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 435 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.5 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 21.5 -- 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 Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.7 -- 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 Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 3,550 11.8 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 12,123 40.2 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 8,995 29.8 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 4,082 13.5 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,415 4.7 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Auburn, 40.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 3,858 12.8 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 25,068 83.1 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 1,237 4.1 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Auburn, 83.1% 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.
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 475 63.1 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 278 36.9 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Auburn, 63.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 36.9% were female. The median age was 31 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
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,119 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Auburn, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,119.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Auburn % Auburn New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 390 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Auburn, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $390 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,400.

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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.