Mullumbimby

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC12828
People 3,596
Male 46%
Female 54%
Median age 46
Families 894
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 1,717
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $998
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,560
Median weekly rent $380
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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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
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 1,652 46.0 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,943 54.0 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 70 1.9 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 3,596 people in Mullumbimby. Of these 46.0% were male and 54.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

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Age Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 46 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 165 4.6 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 231 6.5 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 257 7.2 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 214 6.0 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 134 3.8 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 102 2.9 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 135 3.8 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 201 5.6 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 262 7.3 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 310 8.7 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 298 8.3 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 280 7.8 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 274 7.7 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 216 6.0 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 163 4.6 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 95 2.7 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 104 2.9 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 130 3.6 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Mullumbimby was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 1,029 35.0 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 136 4.6 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 430 14.6 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 241 8.2 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,103 37.5 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Mullumbimby aged 15 years and over, 35.0% were married and 19.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 867 35.2 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 369 15.0 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,229 49.9 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Mullumbimby, of people aged 15 years and over, 35.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 52 4.5 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 154 13.2 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 41 3.5 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 96 8.2 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 140 12.0 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 30 2.6 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 77 6.6 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 64 5.5 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 82 7.0 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 23 2.0 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 406 34.8 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Mullumbimby 32.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.3% were in primary school, 20.8% in secondary school and 12.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 580 19.8 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 317 10.8 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 78 2.7 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 382 13.0 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 335 11.4 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 116 4.0 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 359 12.2 702,178 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 245 8.3 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 11 0.4 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 420 14.3 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Mullumbimby, 11.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 15.5% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.8% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 1,437 28.4 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,244 24.6 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 552 10.9 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 395 7.8 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
German 252 5.0 236,146 2.4 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Mullumbimby were English 28.4%, Australian 24.6%, Irish 10.9%, Scottish 7.8% and German 5.0%.

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

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Country of birth Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 2,511 70.2 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 210 5.9 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 78 2.2 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Germany 54 1.5 29,541 0.4 102,595 0.4
Israel 31 0.9 3,594 0.0 9,817 0.0
United States of America 29 0.8 30,081 0.4 86,125 0.4

In Mullumbimby, 70.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 5.9%, New Zealand 2.2%, Germany 1.5%, Israel 0.9% and United States of America 0.8%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 783 21.8 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 343 9.5 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 212 5.9 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,840 51.2 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Mullumbimby, 51.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 2,080 58.0 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 284 7.9 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 111 3.1 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Germany 91 2.5 47,543 0.6 170,571 0.7
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 66 1.8 45,238 0.6 177,536 0.8

In Mullumbimby, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 58.0%, England 7.9%, New Zealand 3.1%, Germany 2.5% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.8%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 2,203 61.7 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 241 6.7 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 110 3.1 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
Germany 97 2.7 47,489 0.6 169,618 0.7
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 56 1.6 38,504 0.5 155,231 0.7

In Mullumbimby, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 61.7%, England 6.7%, New Zealand 3.1%, Germany 2.7% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.6%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,636 45.3 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Not stated 528 14.6 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Catholic 446 12.3 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 375 10.4 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Uniting Church 157 4.3 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Mullumbimby were No Religion, so described 45.3%, Not stated 14.6%, Catholic 12.3%, Anglican 10.4% and Uniting Church 4.3%. In Mullumbimby, No Religion, so described was the largest religious group reported overall (53.2%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
German 64 1.8 23,033 0.3 79,353 0.3
Hebrew 38 1.1 3,468 0.0 10,341 0.0
Japanese 34 1.0 17,319 0.2 55,966 0.2
Italian 25 0.7 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
French 24 0.7 23,743 0.3 70,873 0.3
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English only spoken at home 2,957 82.9 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 133 8.5 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Mullumbimby 82.9% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included German 1.8%, Hebrew 1.1%, Japanese 1.0%, Italian 0.7% and French 0.7%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 602 40.1 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 703 46.8 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 99 6.6 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 99 6.6 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 1,503 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mullumbimby. Of these 40.1% were employed full time, 46.8% were employed part-time and 6.6% 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
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 238 17.1 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 201 14.4 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 260 18.7 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 194 13.9 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 404 29.0 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Mullumbimby, 17.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 14.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 29.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 336 24.0 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 201 14.4 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 177 12.6 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Labourers 164 11.7 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Managers 156 11.1 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Sales Workers 156 11.1 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Clerical and Administrative Workers 127 9.1 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Machinery Operators and Drivers 64 4.6 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Mullumbimby included Professionals 24.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.4%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.6%, Labourers 11.7%, Managers 11.1%, Sales Workers 11.1%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 9.1% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 4.6%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Cafes and Restaurants 63 4.9 80,552 2.4 253,385 2.4
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 57 4.4 74,487 2.2 254,275 2.4
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 44 3.4 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Aged Care Residential Services 39 3.0 67,209 2.0 211,621 2.0
Other Allied Health Services 34 2.7 21,236 0.6 68,701 0.6

Of the employed people in Mullumbimby, the most common responses for industry of employment included Cafes and Restaurants 4.9%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 4.4%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.4%, Aged Care Residential Services 3.0% and Other Allied Health Services 2.7%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 520 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,215 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 998 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mullumbimby was $520.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 835 60.4 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 155 11.2 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Walked only 73 5.3 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 46 3.3 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Bicycle 46 3.3 23,332 0.7 107,756 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 16 1.1 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 896 64.1 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Mullumbimby, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 60.4%, Worked at home 11.2%, Walked only 5.3%, Car, as passenger 3.3% and Bicycle 3.3%. On the day, 1.1% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 64.1% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,073 70.7 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 882 30.1 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 352 12.0 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 761 26.0 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Mullumbimby, of people aged 15 years and over, 70.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.1% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 587 20.0 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 770 26.2 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 422 14.4 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 300 10.2 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mullumbimby, 26.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 294 32.7 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 347 38.6 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 244 27.1 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 14 1.6 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Mullumbimby, 38.6% were couple families with children, 32.7% were couple families without children and 27.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.3 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.7 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Mullumbimby, 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% 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
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 76 11.8 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 68 10.6 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 139 21.6 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 65 10.1 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 63 9.8 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 147 22.9 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 33 5.1 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 52 8.1 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Mullumbimby, of couple families with children, 11.8% had both partners employed full-time, 10.6% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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 Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,337 89.9 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 150 10.1 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Mullumbimby, 89.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,184 88.6 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 38 2.8 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 78 5.8 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 27 2.0 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Mullumbimby, 88.6% were separate houses, 2.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.8% were flats or apartments and 2.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 21 1.6 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 68 5.1 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 212 15.9 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 649 48.7 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 348 26.1 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 35 2.6 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mullumbimby, of occupied private dwellings 5.1% had 1 bedroom, 15.9% had 2 bedrooms and 48.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 513 38.3 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 368 27.5 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 403 30.1 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 9 0.7 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 47 3.5 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Mullumbimby, 38.3% were owned outright, 27.5% were owned with a mortgage and 30.1% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 871 65.1 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 401 30.0 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 66 4.9 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Mullumbimby, of all households, 65.1% were family households, 30.0% were single person households and 4.9% were group households.

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Household income Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 29.6 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.8 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Mullumbimby, 29.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 5.8% 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 Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 380 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.4 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 18.6 -- 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 Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,560 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 63 4.7 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 546 40.7 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 483 36.0 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 182 13.6 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 69 5.1 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Mullumbimby, 40.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 215 16.0 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,092 81.1 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 39 2.9 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Mullumbimby, 81.1% 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.
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 35 50.0 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 35 50.0 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Mullumbimby, 50.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.0% were female. The median age was 30 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
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,041 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Mullumbimby, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,041.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Mullumbimby % Mullumbimby New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 425 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,250 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Mullumbimby, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $425 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,250.

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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.