Lindfield

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC12339
People 9,791
Male 48.4%
Female 51.6%
Median age 39
Families 2,693
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.9
All private dwellings 3,738
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,513
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $554
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

(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
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 4,742 48.4 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 5,046 51.6 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 15 0.2 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 9,791 people in Lindfield. Of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

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Age Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 562 5.7 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 705 7.2 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 719 7.4 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 688 7.0 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 589 6.0 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 418 4.3 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 589 6.0 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 630 6.4 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 680 7.0 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 771 7.9 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 723 7.4 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 607 6.2 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 533 5.5 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 455 4.7 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 351 3.6 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 296 3.0 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 200 2.0 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 261 2.7 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Lindfield was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.0% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 4,632 59.3 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 147 1.9 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 410 5.3 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 388 5.0 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 2,229 28.6 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Lindfield aged 15 years and over, 59.3% were married and 7.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 4,152 57.4 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 354 4.9 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,728 37.7 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Lindfield, of people aged 15 years and over, 57.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 200 6.0 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 652 19.6 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 119 3.6 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 189 5.7 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 262 7.9 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 167 5.0 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 397 12.0 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 121 3.6 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 740 22.3 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 84 2.5 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 388 11.7 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Lindfield 33.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.8% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 26.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 3,959 50.8 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 681 8.7 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 94 1.2 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 250 3.2 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,262 16.2 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 223 2.9 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 370 4.7 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 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 266 3.4 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 27 0.3 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 436 5.6 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Lindfield, 16.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 4.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.7% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 2,851 22.0 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 2,372 18.3 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Chinese 2,208 17.1 514,594 5.2 1,213,903 3.9
Irish 1,022 7.9 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 855 6.6 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Lindfield were English 22.0%, Australian 18.3%, Chinese 17.1%, Irish 7.9% and Scottish 6.6%.

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

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Country of birth Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,544 56.6 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 764 7.8 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2
England 438 4.5 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
Hong Kong (SAR of China) 386 3.9 42,347 0.6 86,886 0.4
Korea, Republic of (South) 244 2.5 51,816 0.7 98,776 0.4
India 166 1.7 143,459 1.9 455,389 1.9

In Lindfield, 56.6% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 7.8%, England 4.5%, Hong Kong (SAR of China) 3.9%, Korea, Republic of (South) 2.5% and India 1.7%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 4,876 49.8 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 695 7.1 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 570 5.8 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 3,255 33.3 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Lindfield, 33.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 49.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 3,844 39.4 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1,271 13.0 332,465 4.4 704,658 3.0
England 628 6.4 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
Hong Kong (SAR of China) 332 3.4 34,487 0.5 70,860 0.3
Korea, Republic of (South) 294 3.0 63,494 0.8 116,045 0.5

In Lindfield, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 39.4%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 13.0%, England 6.4%, Hong Kong (SAR of China) 3.4% and Korea, Republic of (South) 3.0%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 3,961 40.6 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1,275 13.1 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0
England 518 5.3 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
Hong Kong (SAR of China) 327 3.4 35,095 0.5 71,771 0.3
Korea, Republic of (South) 309 3.2 65,642 0.9 120,878 0.5

In Lindfield, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 40.6%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 13.1%, England 5.3%, Hong Kong (SAR of China) 3.4% and Korea, Republic of (South) 3.2%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 3,212 32.8 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 2,014 20.6 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 1,643 16.8 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 751 7.7 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 374 3.8 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Lindfield were No Religion, so described 32.8%, Catholic 20.6%, Anglican 16.8%, Not stated 7.7% and Uniting Church 3.8%. In Lindfield, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (55.0%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Mandarin 944 9.7 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Cantonese 770 7.9 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
Korean 285 2.9 59,912 0.8 108,997 0.5
Japanese 123 1.3 17,319 0.2 55,966 0.2
Hindi 71 0.7 67,034 0.9 159,652 0.7
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English only spoken at home 6,272 64.2 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 1,270 36.7 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Lindfield 64.2% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 9.7%, Cantonese 7.9%, Korean 2.9%, Japanese 1.3% and Hindi 0.7%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 2,946 60.9 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,517 31.4 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 162 3.4 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 209 4.3 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 4,834 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lindfield. Of these 60.9% were employed full time, 31.4% were employed part-time and 4.3% 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
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 592 12.8 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 511 11.0 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 413 8.9 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 582 12.6 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,370 51.2 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Lindfield, 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,901 41.1 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 942 20.4 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 626 13.5 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 347 7.5 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 320 6.9 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 247 5.3 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 122 2.6 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 52 1.1 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Lindfield included Professionals 41.1%, Managers 20.4%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.5%, Sales Workers 7.5%, Community and Personal Service Workers 6.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 5.3%, Labourers 2.6% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 1.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Computer System Design and Related Services 218 4.8 63,717 1.9 162,884 1.5
Banking 174 3.8 63,678 1.9 144,232 1.3
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 166 3.7 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Accounting Services 136 3.0 44,014 1.3 127,263 1.2
Other Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 133 2.9 31,756 0.9 75,208 0.7

Of the employed people in Lindfield, the most common responses for industry of employment included Computer System Design and Related Services 4.8%, Banking 3.8%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.7%, Accounting Services 3.0% and Other Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 2.9%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 982 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 3,077 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,513 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lindfield was $982.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,951 42.4 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 1,232 26.8 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Worked at home 364 7.9 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Walked only 124 2.7 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 119 2.6 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 1,550 33.5 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 2,268 49.0 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Lindfield, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 42.4%, Train 26.8%, Worked at home 7.9%, Walked only 2.7% and Car, as passenger 2.6%. On the day, 33.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 49.0% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,015 77.1 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,541 32.6 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 974 12.5 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,219 28.4 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Lindfield, of people aged 15 years and over, 77.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.6% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.4% 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
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 2,104 26.9 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 2,130 27.3 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,062 13.6 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 727 9.3 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lindfield, 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 809 30.1 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,530 56.8 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 304 11.3 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 49 1.8 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Lindfield, 56.8% were couple families with children, 30.1% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 19.6 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.4 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Lindfield, 19.6% of single parents were male and 80.4% 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
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 532 22.8 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 91 3.9 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 509 21.8 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 439 18.8 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 133 5.7 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 382 16.3 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 77 3.3 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 174 7.4 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Lindfield, of couple families with children, 22.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 3,333 92.1 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 285 7.9 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Lindfield, 92.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.9% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,990 59.7 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 75 2.3 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 1,245 37.4 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 10 0.3 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Lindfield, 59.7% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 37.4% were flats or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 43 1.3 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 165 4.9 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 650 19.5 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,028 30.8 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,400 42.0 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 51 1.5 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lindfield, of occupied private dwellings 4.9% had 1 bedroom, 19.5% had 2 bedrooms and 30.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,283 38.5 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,113 33.4 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 846 25.4 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 31 0.9 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 56 1.7 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Lindfield, 38.5% were owned outright, 33.4% were owned with a mortgage and 25.4% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 2,635 79.0 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 626 18.8 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 75 2.2 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Lindfield, of all households, 79.0% were family households, 18.8% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

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Household income Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 12.1 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 43.5 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Lindfield, 12.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 43.5% 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 Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 554 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.2 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.8 -- 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 Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.7 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.3 -- 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 Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 261 7.8 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,186 35.5 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,331 39.8 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 489 14.6 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 75 2.2 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Lindfield, 35.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 232 7.0 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 3,049 91.5 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 51 1.5 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Lindfield, 91.5% 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.
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 7 58.3 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 5 41.7 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 28 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Lindfield, 58.3% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 41.7% 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
Lindfield % Lindfield 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 2,333 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Lindfield, 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 $2,333.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Lindfield % Lindfield New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 526 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Lindfield, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $526 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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.