North Fremantle

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC51128
People 3,340
Male 48.6%
Female 51.4%
Median age 45
Families 866
Average children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all households (a) 0.5
All private dwellings 1,775
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $2,173
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,538
Median weekly rent $478
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
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 1,622 48.6 1,238,419 50.0 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,715 51.4 1,235,994 50.0 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 34 1.0 75,978 3.1 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 3,340 people in North Fremantle. Of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

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Age North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 45 -- 36 -- 38 --
0-4 years 144 4.3 161,727 6.5 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 133 4.0 164,153 6.6 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 135 4.0 150,806 6.1 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 136 4.1 149,997 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 161 4.8 160,332 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 256 7.7 184,908 7.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 267 8.0 194,267 7.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 214 6.4 173,041 7.0 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 194 5.8 171,996 7.0 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 232 6.9 172,520 7.0 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 255 7.6 162,438 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 256 7.7 149,899 6.1 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 233 7.0 132,145 5.3 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 261 7.8 116,755 4.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 204 6.1 82,911 3.4 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 120 3.6 61,509 2.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 77 2.3 42,590 1.7 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 62 1.9 42,420 1.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in North Fremantle was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Married 1,332 45.4 975,062 48.8 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 75 2.6 63,205 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 368 12.5 167,361 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 121 4.1 88,619 4.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,040 35.4 703,482 35.2 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in North Fremantle aged 15 years and over, 45.4% were married and 15.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,070 44.2 835,938 48.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 386 15.9 201,709 11.7 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 966 39.9 688,868 39.9 7,024,973 41.9

In North Fremantle, of people aged 15 years and over, 44.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 25 2.6 30,247 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 125 12.9 144,988 18.9 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 21 2.2 36,865 4.8 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 39 4.0 28,046 3.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 67 6.9 88,176 11.5 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 30 3.1 34,065 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 54 5.6 34,773 4.5 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 35 3.6 46,835 6.1 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 191 19.7 106,811 13.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 20 2.1 18,547 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 365 37.6 197,644 25.8 1,707,023 23.7

In North Fremantle 29.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.4% were in primary school, 15.8% in secondary school and 23.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,213 41.3 410,272 20.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 295 10.0 177,631 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 51 1.7 62,656 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 190 6.5 279,448 14.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 352 12.0 318,674 16.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 95 3.2 107,858 5.4 941,531 4.9
Year 10 173 5.9 235,001 11.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 0.1 940 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 209 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 85 2.9 117,996 5.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 5 0.2 10,572 0.5 145,844 0.8
Not stated 400 13.6 220,701 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in North Fremantle, 12.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 8.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
English 1,458 31.5 931,150 27.9 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 986 21.3 760,032 22.8 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 477 10.3 224,372 6.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 398 8.6 214,154 6.4 2,023,470 6.4
German 139 3.0 73,062 2.2 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in North Fremantle were English 31.5%, Australian 21.3%, Irish 10.3%, Scottish 8.6% and German 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 North Fremantle (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 2,121 63.6 1,492,842 60.3 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 292 8.8 194,163 7.8 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 81 2.4 79,221 3.2 518,466 2.2
South Africa 65 1.9 41,008 1.7 162,449 0.7
United States of America 37 1.1 9,301 0.4 86,125 0.4
Scotland 30 0.9 26,058 1.1 119,417 0.5

In North Fremantle, 63.6% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 8.8%, New Zealand 2.4%, South Africa 1.9%, United States of America 1.1% and Scotland 0.9%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,003 30.1 1,001,150 40.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 293 8.8 184,890 7.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 185 5.5 144,217 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,461 43.8 947,977 38.3 11,070,538 47.3

In North Fremantle, 43.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,653 49.7 1,097,468 44.4 12,231,150 52.3
England 378 11.4 276,956 11.2 1,403,096 6.0
Scotland 88 2.6 50,380 2.0 276,038 1.2
New Zealand 87 2.6 97,382 3.9 617,331 2.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 84 2.5 37,616 1.5 177,536 0.8

In North Fremantle, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 49.7%, England 11.4%, Scotland 2.6%, New Zealand 2.6% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 2.5%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,765 53.2 1,140,417 46.1 12,643,365 54.0
England 321 9.7 265,520 10.7 1,302,147 5.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 86 2.6 34,261 1.4 155,231 0.7
New Zealand 85 2.6 94,116 3.8 608,329 2.6
South Africa 78 2.4 47,681 1.9 193,412 0.8

In North Fremantle, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 53.2%, England 9.7%, United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 2.6%, New Zealand 2.6% and South Africa 2.4%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,327 39.9 804,268 32.5 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 621 18.7 530,361 21.4 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 543 16.3 354,790 14.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 452 13.6 255,987 10.3 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 74 2.2 56,688 2.3 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in North Fremantle were No Religion, so described 39.9%, Catholic 18.7%, Anglican 16.3%, Not stated 13.6% and Uniting Church 2.2%. In North Fremantle, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (50.4%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Italian 35 1.1 29,401 1.2 271,597 1.2
Spanish 24 0.7 10,415 0.4 140,817 0.6
French 22 0.7 9,597 0.4 70,873 0.3
Portuguese 18 0.5 7,070 0.3 48,853 0.2
German 17 0.5 9,320 0.4 79,353 0.3
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only spoken at home 2,727 82.0 1,861,041 75.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 148 9.7 181,998 19.4 1,971,011 22.2

In North Fremantle 82.0% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 1.1%, Spanish 0.7%, French 0.7%, Portuguese 0.5% and German 0.5%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,007 56.5 715,287 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 580 32.5 376,590 30.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 96 5.4 65,859 5.2 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 100 5.6 97,966 7.8 787,452 6.9

There were 1,783 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in North Fremantle. Of these 56.5% were employed full time, 32.5% were employed part-time and 5.6% 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
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 221 13.2 138,263 11.9 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 154 9.2 114,814 9.9 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 198 11.8 123,517 10.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 195 11.7 198,785 17.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 813 48.7 516,501 44.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in North Fremantle, 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 705 41.9 237,230 20.5 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 320 19.0 139,350 12.0 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 167 9.9 150,408 13.0 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 143 8.5 122,889 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 108 6.4 187,396 16.2 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 108 6.4 102,337 8.8 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 62 3.7 112,599 9.7 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 36 2.1 86,392 7.5 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in North Fremantle included Professionals 41.9%, Managers 19.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 9.9%, Community and Personal Service Workers 8.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 6.4%, Sales Workers 6.4%, Labourers 3.7% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 99 6.1 41,706 3.6 411,808 3.9
Cafes and Restaurants 48 3.0 26,557 2.3 253,385 2.4
Legal Services 44 2.7 8,209 0.7 104,051 1.0
Higher Education 43 2.7 14,284 1.2 155,985 1.5
Primary Education 38 2.4 29,683 2.6 231,198 2.2

Of the employed people in North Fremantle, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 6.1%, Cafes and Restaurants 3.0%, Legal Services 2.7%, Higher Education 2.7% and Primary Education 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 1,123 -- 724 -- 662 --
Family 2,980 -- 1,910 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,173 -- 1,595 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in North Fremantle was $1,123.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 953 57.5 733,030 63.3 6,574,571 61.5
Train 163 9.8 25,863 2.2 488,012 4.6
Worked at home 133 8.0 49,354 4.3 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 59 3.6 56,173 4.9 489,922 4.6
Bicycle 53 3.2 11,730 1.0 107,756 1.0
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 240 14.3 106,764 9.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,044 62.2 815,077 70.4 7,305,271 68.4

In North Fremantle, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 57.5%, Train 9.8%, Worked at home 8.0%, Car, as passenger 3.6% and Bicycle 3.2%. On the day, 14.3% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 62.2% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,156 73.6 1,387,280 69.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 708 24.1 568,406 28.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 282 9.6 196,328 9.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 670 22.9 379,578 19.0 3,620,726 19.0

In North Fremantle, of people aged 15 years and over, 73.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.1% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.9% 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
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 791 27.1 447,726 22.4 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 848 29.0 521,733 26.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 332 11.4 228,248 11.4 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 176 6.0 189,571 9.5 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in North Fremantle, 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 465 53.4 247,841 38.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 296 34.0 292,133 45.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 106 12.2 93,344 14.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 3 0.3 10,869 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in North Fremantle, 34.0% were couple families with children, 53.4% were couple families without children and 12.2% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 20.6 -- 18.3 -- 18.2
Female -- 79.4 -- 81.7 -- 81.8

In North Fremantle, 20.6% of single parents were male and 79.4% 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
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 164 21.7 106,951 19.8 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 40 5.3 22,177 4.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 148 19.6 119,913 22.2 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 99 13.1 88,558 16.4 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 53 7.0 31,917 5.9 302,037 6.0
Both not working 131 17.4 93,686 17.4 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 51 6.8 29,973 5.6 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 69 9.1 46,793 8.7 311,381 6.2

In North Fremantle, of couple families with children, 21.7% had both partners employed full-time, 5.3% had both employed part-time and 19.6% 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 North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,353 84.0 866,767 86.7 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 258 16.0 132,874 13.3 1,039,874 11.2

In North Fremantle, 84.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 438 32.4 685,824 79.1 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 567 41.9 122,562 14.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 345 25.5 49,086 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 6,314 0.7 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in North Fremantle, 32.4% were separate houses, 41.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.5% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 19 1.4 2,452 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 129 9.5 30,043 3.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 419 30.7 107,035 12.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 578 42.4 327,662 37.8 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 201 14.7 381,319 44.0 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 18 1.3 18,272 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In North Fremantle, of occupied private dwellings 9.5% had 1 bedroom, 30.7% had 2 bedrooms and 42.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 458 33.8 247,050 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 408 30.1 344,014 39.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 467 34.5 245,705 28.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 0.2 9,181 1.1 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 19 1.4 20,823 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in North Fremantle, 33.8% were owned outright, 30.1% were owned with a mortgage and 34.5% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 859 63.4 629,882 72.7 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 435 32.1 204,202 23.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 61 4.5 32,692 3.8 354,917 4.3

In North Fremantle, of all households, 63.4% were family households, 32.1% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

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Household income North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 18.0 -- 18.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 37.2 -- 19.2 -- 16.4

In North Fremantle, 18.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 37.2% 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 North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 478 -- 347 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.2 -- 90.3 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.8 -- 9.7 -- 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 North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,538 -- 1,993 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 91.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.0 -- 8.6 -- 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 North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None 82 6.0 42,620 4.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 509 37.4 274,198 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 526 38.6 337,355 38.9 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 202 14.8 186,678 21.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 42 3.1 25,934 3.0 285,197 3.4

In North Fremantle, 37.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 134 9.9 108,489 12.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,204 88.9 737,659 85.1 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 17 1.3 20,625 2.4 221,494 2.7

In North Fremantle, 88.9% 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.
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 16 57.1 38,027 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 12 42.9 37,959 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 27 -- 23 -- 23 --

In North Fremantle, 57.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 42.9% were female. The median age was 27 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
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,208 -- 1,210 -- 1,203 --

In North Fremantle, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.8 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,208.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
North Fremantle % North Fremantle Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 188 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In North Fremantle, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $188 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.