Wrights Beach

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC14428
People 132
Male 53.8%
Female 46.2%
Median age 51
Families 39
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 72
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,093
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,695
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

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
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 70 53.8 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 60 46.2 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 21 15.4 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 132 people in Wrights Beach. Of these 53.8% were male and 46.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 15.4% of the population.

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Age Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 51 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 6 4.9 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 4 3.3 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 10 8.1 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 9 7.3 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 4 3.3 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 3 2.4 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 0 0.0 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 4 3.3 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 10 8.1 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 15 12.2 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 6 4.9 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 9 7.3 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 12 9.8 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 11 8.9 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 8 6.5 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 8 6.5 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 0 0.0 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 4 3.3 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Wrights Beach was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 63 57.3 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 6 5.5 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 8 7.3 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 6 5.5 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 27 24.5 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Wrights Beach aged 15 years and over, 57.3% were married and 17.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 54 58.1 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 3 3.2 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 36 38.7 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Wrights Beach, of people aged 15 years and over, 58.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 3 9.7 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 8 25.8 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 6 19.4 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 9.7 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 0 0.0 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 11 35.5 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Wrights Beach 27.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 45.2% were in primary school, 32.3% in secondary school and 9.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 24 22.4 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 8 7.5 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 3 2.8 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 18 16.8 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 9 8.4 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 3 2.8 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 16 15.0 702,178 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 17 15.9 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 8 7.5 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Wrights Beach, 8.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 16.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.5% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 67 37.2 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 39 21.7 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 17 9.4 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 13 7.2 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Dutch 9 5.0 78,231 0.8 339,549 1.1

The most common ancestries in Wrights Beach were English 37.2%, Australian 21.7%, Irish 9.4%, Scottish 7.2% and Dutch 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 Wrights Beach (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 101 81.5 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
New Zealand 5 4.0 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
England 4 3.2 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
Netherlands 3 2.4 16,900 0.2 70,172 0.3

In Wrights Beach, 81.5% of people were born in Australia. The only other responses for country of birth were New Zealand 4.0%, England 3.2% and Netherlands 2.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 28 20.7 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 3 2.2 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 3 2.2 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 93 68.9 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Wrights Beach, 68.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 97 78.9 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
Netherlands 9 7.3 40,444 0.5 175,354 0.7
England 6 4.9 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
Scotland 3 2.4 72,321 1.0 276,038 1.2

In Wrights Beach, the only stated responses for country of birth of male parents were Australia 78.9%, Netherlands 7.3%, England 4.9% and Scotland 2.4%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 90 76.3 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 10 8.5 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 5 4.2 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
Netherlands 5 4.2 34,775 0.5 152,088 0.6
Poland 3 2.5 28,037 0.4 96,495 0.4

In Wrights Beach, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 76.3%, England 8.5%, New Zealand 4.2%, Netherlands 4.2% and Poland 2.5%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 53 43.4 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 26 21.3 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 20 16.4 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Pentecostal 10 8.2 77,402 1.0 260,558 1.1
Not stated 10 8.2 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6

The most common responses for religion in Wrights Beach were No Religion, so described 43.4%, Catholic 21.3%, Anglican 16.4%, Pentecostal 8.2% and Not stated 8.2%. In Wrights Beach, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (50.9%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English only spoken at home 116 88.5 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 4 8.0 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Wrights Beach 88.5% of people only spoke English at home. There were no other responses for language spoken at home.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 25 65.8 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 10 26.3 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 0 0.0 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 3 7.9 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 38 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wrights Beach. Of these 65.8% were employed full time, 26.3% were employed part-time and 7.9% 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
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 9 24.3 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 3 8.1 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 0 0.0 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 12 32.4 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 13 35.1 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Wrights Beach, 24.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 11 25.0 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 8 18.2 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 7 15.9 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 7 15.9 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 5 11.4 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 3 6.8 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Labourers 3 6.8 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5

The only other responses for occupation in Wrights Beach were Professionals 25.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 18.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 15.9%, Sales Workers 15.9%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.4%, Managers 6.8% and Labourers 6.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Defence 4 20.0 21,848 0.6 75,462 0.7
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4 20.0 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Carpentry Services 3 15.0 18,609 0.6 55,885 0.5
Accommodation 3 15.0 34,450 1.0 113,377 1.1
Primary Education 3 15.0 65,204 1.9 231,198 2.2

Of the employed people in Wrights Beach, the most common responses for industry of employment included Defence 20.0%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 20.0%, Carpentry Services 15.0%, Accommodation 15.0% and Primary Education 15.0%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 476 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,093 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,093 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wrights Beach was $476.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 30 66.7 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Walked only 4 8.9 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 3 6.7 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 3 6.7 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 0 0.0 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 31 72.1 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Wrights Beach, on the day of the Census, the only responses for methods of travel to work for employed people were Car, as driver 66.7%, Walked only 8.9%, Car, as passenger 6.7% and Worked at home 6.7%. On the day, 0.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 72.1% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 68 63.6 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 20 18.3 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 14 13.0 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 26 22.8 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Wrights Beach, of people aged 15 years and over, 63.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.3% provided care for children and 13.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.8% 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
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 19 17.6 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 26 24.1 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 17 15.7 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 7 6.5 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wrights Beach, 24.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 19 52.8 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 12 33.3 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 5 13.9 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Wrights Beach, 33.3% were couple families with children, 52.8% were couple families without children and 13.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 37.5 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 62.5 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Wrights Beach, 37.5% of single parents were male and 62.5% 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
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 3 10.7 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 3 10.7 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 3 10.7 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 4 14.3 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 12 42.9 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 0 0.0 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 3 10.7 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Wrights Beach, of couple families with children, 10.7% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 10.7% 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 Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 49 71.0 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 20 29.0 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Wrights Beach, 71.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 29.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 49 100.0 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Wrights Beach, 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 3 7.0 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 22 51.2 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 18 41.9 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wrights Beach, of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 7.0% had 2 bedrooms and 51.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 24 57.1 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 13 31.0 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 5 11.9 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Wrights Beach, 57.1% were owned outright, 31.0% were owned with a mortgage and 11.9% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 39 73.6 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 14 26.4 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 0 0.0 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Wrights Beach, of all households, 73.6% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

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Household income Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 9.5 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.5 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Wrights Beach, 9.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 9.5% 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 Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 290 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,695 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 0 0.0 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 16 35.6 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 22 48.9 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 7 15.6 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Wrights Beach, 35.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 3 6.5 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 40 87.0 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 3 6.5 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Wrights Beach, 87.0% 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.
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 15 71.4 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 6 28.6 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Wrights Beach, 71.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 28.6% were female. The median age was 19 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
Wrights Beach % Wrights Beach New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.2 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 575 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Wrights Beach, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4 persons, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $575.

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

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

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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.