Cronulla

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC11119
People 18,070
Male 49.3%
Female 50.7%
Median age 39
Families 4,756
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all households (a) 0.5
All private dwellings 9,330
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,794
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $450
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

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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
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 8,914 49.3 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 9,162 50.7 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 181 1.0 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 18,070 people in Cronulla. Of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

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Age Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 873 4.8 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 707 3.9 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 653 3.6 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 690 3.8 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 1,115 6.2 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 1,926 10.7 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 1,788 9.9 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,317 7.3 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,146 6.3 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,077 6.0 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,173 6.5 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,327 7.3 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,187 6.6 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 1,025 5.7 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 730 4.0 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 454 2.5 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 412 2.3 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 478 2.6 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Cronulla was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 6,523 41.2 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 547 3.5 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,749 11.0 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 773 4.9 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 6,258 39.5 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Cronulla aged 15 years and over, 41.2% were married and 14.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 5,710 41.4 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 2,059 14.9 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 6,011 43.6 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Cronulla, of people aged 15 years and over, 41.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 195 4.3 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 681 15.1 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 165 3.7 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 10 0.2 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 434 9.6 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 207 4.6 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 86 1.9 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 336 7.4 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 748 16.6 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 139 3.1 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,511 33.5 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Cronulla 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.8% were in primary school, 16.0% in secondary school and 23.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 3,947 24.9 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,955 12.4 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 595 3.8 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 2,182 13.8 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 2,223 14.0 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 388 2.5 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,549 9.8 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 4 0.0 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 649 4.1 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 23 0.1 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,681 10.6 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Cronulla, 14.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 12.4% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 7,188 28.5 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 6,170 24.5 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 2,760 10.9 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 1,876 7.4 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Italian 746 3.0 272,124 2.8 1,000,006 3.2

The most common ancestries in Cronulla were English 28.5%, Australian 24.5%, Irish 10.9%, Scottish 7.4% and Italian 3.0%.

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

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Country of birth Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 13,551 75.1 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 647 3.6 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 333 1.8 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Philippines 110 0.6 86,749 1.2 232,386 1.0
Germany 100 0.6 29,541 0.4 102,595 0.4
Italy 96 0.5 49,476 0.7 174,042 0.7

In Cronulla, 75.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 3.6%, New Zealand 1.8%, Philippines 0.6%, Germany 0.6% and Italy 0.5%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 3,911 21.6 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,318 7.3 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 994 5.5 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 10,271 56.8 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Cronulla, 56.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 11,296 62.6 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 1,048 5.8 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 472 2.6 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Italy 277 1.5 128,148 1.7 470,138 2.0
Scotland 212 1.2 72,321 1.0 276,038 1.2

In Cronulla, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 62.6%, England 5.8%, New Zealand 2.6%, Italy 1.5% and Scotland 1.2%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 11,675 64.7 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 963 5.3 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 428 2.4 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
Italy 216 1.2 107,243 1.4 395,775 1.7
Scotland 212 1.2 63,302 0.8 245,915 1.1

In Cronulla, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 64.7%, England 5.3%, New Zealand 2.4%, Italy 1.2% and Scotland 1.2%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Catholic 4,971 27.5 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
No Religion, so described 4,955 27.4 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 3,285 18.2 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 1,992 11.0 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 544 3.0 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Cronulla were Catholic 27.5%, No Religion, so described 27.4%, Anglican 18.2%, Not stated 11.0% and Uniting Church 3.0%. In Cronulla, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (66.5%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Greek 171 0.9 81,683 1.1 237,588 1.0
Spanish 156 0.9 63,527 0.8 140,817 0.6
Portuguese 129 0.7 23,003 0.3 48,853 0.2
Italian 126 0.7 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
German 110 0.6 23,033 0.3 79,353 0.3
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English only spoken at home 14,950 82.7 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 984 11.7 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Cronulla 82.7% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Greek 0.9%, Spanish 0.9%, Portuguese 0.7%, Italian 0.7% and German 0.6%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 6,942 65.8 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 2,753 26.1 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 513 4.9 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 347 3.3 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 10,555 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cronulla. Of these 65.8% were employed full time, 26.1% were employed part-time and 3.3% 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
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 881 8.6 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 906 8.9 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 965 9.5 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,659 16.3 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 5,279 51.8 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Cronulla, 8.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 2,544 24.9 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 1,600 15.7 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 1,533 15.0 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 1,350 13.2 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 1,230 12.0 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 881 8.6 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 532 5.2 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 396 3.9 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Cronulla included Professionals 24.9%, Managers 15.7%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 15.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.2%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.0%, Sales Workers 8.6%, Labourers 5.2% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 3.9%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 316 3.1 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Air and Space Transport 314 3.1 17,045 0.5 46,173 0.4
Primary Education 290 2.9 65,204 1.9 231,198 2.2
Cafes and Restaurants 270 2.7 80,552 2.4 253,385 2.4
Secondary Education 220 2.2 58,072 1.7 177,487 1.7

Of the employed people in Cronulla, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.1%, Air and Space Transport 3.1%, Primary Education 2.9%, Cafes and Restaurants 2.7% and Secondary Education 2.2%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 1,007 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 2,326 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,794 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cronulla was $1,007.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 6,006 59.0 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 1,445 14.2 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Worked at home 460 4.5 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Walked only 434 4.3 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 276 2.7 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 1,750 17.2 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 6,494 63.7 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Cronulla, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 59.0%, Train 14.2%, Worked at home 4.5%, Walked only 4.3% and Car, as passenger 2.7%. On the day, 17.2% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 63.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 11,408 72.0 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,876 24.5 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,687 10.6 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,637 16.6 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Cronulla, of people aged 15 years and over, 72.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.5% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.6% 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
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 4,578 28.9 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 4,454 28.1 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,479 9.3 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 890 5.6 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cronulla, 28.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 2,380 50.0 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,614 33.9 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 689 14.5 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 76 1.6 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Cronulla, 33.9% were couple families with children, 50.0% were couple families without children and 14.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 22.8 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 77.2 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Cronulla, 22.8% of single parents were male and 77.2% 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
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 1,122 28.1 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 164 4.1 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 894 22.4 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 478 12.0 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 202 5.1 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 673 16.8 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 229 5.7 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 235 5.9 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Cronulla, of couple families with children, 28.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 22.4% 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

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 Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 7,731 89.5 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 908 10.5 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Cronulla, 89.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.5% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,584 20.5 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 437 5.7 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 5,619 72.7 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 72 0.9 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Cronulla, 20.5% were separate houses, 5.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 72.7% were flats or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 14 0.2 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 1,119 14.5 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 3,656 47.2 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,854 24.0 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 934 12.1 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 163 2.1 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 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cronulla, of occupied private dwellings 14.5% had 1 bedroom, 47.2% had 2 bedrooms and 24.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 2,390 30.9 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,918 24.8 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 3,211 41.5 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 34 0.4 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 185 2.4 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Cronulla, 30.9% were owned outright, 24.8% were owned with a mortgage and 41.5% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 4,698 60.7 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 2,627 34.0 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 411 5.3 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Cronulla, of all households, 60.7% were family households, 34.0% were single person households and 5.3% were group households.

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Household income Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.5 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Cronulla, 14.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 22.5% 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 Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 450 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.0 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 16.0 -- 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 Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 668 8.6 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 3,360 43.4 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 2,638 34.1 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 837 10.8 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 239 3.1 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Cronulla, 43.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 927 12.0 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 6,635 85.7 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 184 2.4 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Cronulla, 85.7% 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.
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 89 48.4 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 95 51.6 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 28 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Cronulla, 48.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 51.6% were female. The median age was 28 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
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,660 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Cronulla, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,660.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Cronulla % Cronulla New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 420 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,975 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Cronulla, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $420 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,975.

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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.