Tweed Heads

Latest release
2021 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Suburbs and Localities
Area code SAL14002
People 9,176
Male 47.1%
Female 52.9%
Median age 55
Families 2,373
Average number of children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all households (a) 0.4
All private dwellings 5,309
Average number of people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,138
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent (b) $403
Average number of motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.
(b) For 2021, median weekly rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free.

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People and population

People
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 4,321 47.1 3,984,166 49.4 12,545,154 49.3
Female 4,850 52.9 4,087,995 50.6 12,877,635 50.7

More information on Sex (SEXP), Place of usual residence (PURP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Indigenous status
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander 277 3.0 278,043 3.4 812,728 3.2
Non-Indigenous 8,211 89.5 7,404,499 91.7 23,375,949 91.9
Indigenous status not stated 694 7.6 389,616 4.8 1,234,112 4.9

More information on Indigenous status (INGP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Age
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 55 N/A 39 N/A 38 N/A
0-4 years 396 4.3 468,056 5.8 1,463,817 5.8
5-9 years 312 3.4 500,810 6.2 1,586,138 6.2
10-14 years 297 3.2 501,135 6.2 1,588,051 6.2
15-19 years 332 3.6 457,896 5.7 1,457,812 5.7
20-24 years 373 4.1 496,185 6.1 1,579,539 6.2
25-29 years 484 5.3 555,967 6.9 1,771,676 7.0
30-34 years 510 5.6 586,057 7.3 1,853,085 7.3
35-39 years 526 5.7 580,185 7.2 1,838,822 7.2
40-44 years 443 4.8 522,984 6.5 1,648,843 6.5
45-49 years 447 4.9 516,915 6.4 1,635,963 6.4
50-54 years 446 4.9 500,027 6.2 1,610,944 6.3
55-59 years 595 6.5 490,155 6.1 1,541,911 6.1
60-64 years 729 7.9 471,628 5.8 1,468,097 5.8
65-69 years 779 8.5 416,493 5.2 1,298,460 5.1
70-74 years 812 8.8 372,234 4.6 1,160,768 4.6
75-79 years 670 7.3 268,110 3.3 821,920 3.2
80-84 years 486 5.3 183,409 2.3 554,598 2.2
85 years and over 551 6.0 183,895 2.3 542,342 2.1

More information on Age (AGEP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 3,271 40.0 3,124,151 47.3 9,665,708 46.5
Separated 304 3.7 209,657 3.2 674,590 3.2
Divorced 1,188 14.5 569,516 8.6 1,831,952 8.8
Widowed 765 9.4 339,990 5.1 1,029,142 5.0
Never married 2,641 32.3 2,358,844 35.7 7,583,393 36.5

Note: In December 2017, amendments to the Marriage Act 1961 came into effect enabling marriage equality for all couples. For 2021, registered marriages include all couples.

More information on Registered marital status (MSTP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over, usually resident and present in the household on Census night
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage (a) 2,840 39.6 2,847,936 47.3 8,747,137 46.6
De facto marriage (b) 919 12.8 637,046 10.6 2,168,347 11.5
Not married 3,408 47.6 2,532,545 42.1 7,863,322 41.9

(a) In December 2017, amendments to the Marriage Act 1961 came into effect enabling marriage equality for all couples. For 2021, registered marriages include all couples.
(b) De facto marriage is when two people live together as partners who are not in a registered marriage. It includes people who report de facto, partner, common law husband/wife/spouse, lover, girlfriend or boyfriend.

More information on Social marital status (MDCP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Education

Type of educational institution attending
People attending an educational institution
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 120 5.8 167,196 6.8 484,185 6.3
Primary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Primary - Government 224 10.8 444,985 18.1 1,421,300 18.5
Primary - Catholic 116 5.6 127,487 5.2 396,758 5.2
Primary - other non-Government 38 1.8 77,876 3.2 254,043 3.3
Primary total (a) 369 17.8 651,375 26.5 2,075,224 27.0
Secondary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Secondary - Government 175 8.5 290,414 11.8 934,138 12.2
Secondary - Catholic 61 2.9 126,180 5.1 371,022 4.8
Secondary - other non-Government 58 2.8 94,885 3.9 322,314 4.2
Secondary total (b) 294 14.2 512,195 20.9 1,629,624 21.2
Tertiary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Tertiary - Vocational education (including TAFE and private training providers) 210 10.2 207,586 8.5 601,901 7.8
Tertiary - University or other higher education 225 10.9 375,032 15.3 1,185,450 15.4
Tertiary total (c) 431 20.8 583,617 23.8 1,789,994 23.3
Other 67 3.2 74,331 3.0 242,821 3.2
Not stated 779 37.7 465,268 19.0 1,456,618 19.0

(a) Includes Primary - not further defined.
(b) Includes Secondary - not further defined.
(c) Includes Tertiary - not further defined.

More information on Type of educational institution attending (TYPP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Cultural diversity

Ancestry, top responses
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 3,946 43.0 2,404,990 29.8 8,385,928 33.0
Australian 2,966 32.3 2,307,549 28.6 7,596,753 29.9
Irish 1,323 14.4 735,340 9.1 2,410,833 9.5
Scottish 1,024 11.2 620,363 7.7 2,176,777 8.6
German 377 4.1 242,546 3.0 1,026,138 4.0

Note 1: 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 sum of all ancestry responses for an area will not equal the total number of people in the area.

Note 2: Calculated percentages represent a proportion of the number of people in the area (including those who did not state an ancestry). In 2016 QuickStats percentages were based on total number of responses and will not be comparable to this table.

More information on Ancestry multi response (ANCP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth, top responses
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 6,509 70.9 5,277,497 65.4 17,019,815 66.9
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 460 5.0 231,385 2.9 927,490 3.6
New Zealand 340 3.7 118,527 1.5 530,492 2.1
Brazil 209 2.3 20,411 0.3 46,720 0.2
Philippines 88 1.0 106,930 1.3 293,892 1.2
Scotland 63 0.7 27,659 0.3 118,496 0.5

More information on Country of birth of person (BPLP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth of parents
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,175 23.7 3,181,894 39.4 9,321,603 36.7
Father only born overseas 583 6.4 509,789 6.3 1,670,476 6.6
Mother only born overseas 454 4.9 369,492 4.6 1,257,942 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,177 56.4 3,529,168 43.7 11,663,577 45.9
Not stated 784 8.5 481,824 6.0 1,509,188 5.9

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for mother/father if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of parents (BPPP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth of father, top stated responses
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,658 61.7 3,909,559 48.4 12,959,282 51.0
England 691 7.5 412,867 5.1 1,626,778 6.4
New Zealand 408 4.4 155,208 1.9 673,661 2.6
Brazil 252 2.7 23,113 0.3 53,168 0.2
Scotland 160 1.7 69,657 0.9 272,233 1.1

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for father if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of father (BPMP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth of mother, top stated responses
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,786 63.1 4,053,583 50.2 13,383,605 52.6
England 640 7.0 365,398 4.5 1,488,479 5.9
New Zealand 394 4.3 148,110 1.8 650,743 2.6
Brazil 241 2.6 24,490 0.3 56,576 0.2
Scotland 144 1.6 60,233 0.7 241,428 0.9

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for mother if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of mother (BPFP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Religious affiliation, top responses
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 3,476 37.9 2,644,165 32.8 9,767,448 38.4
Catholic 2,032 22.1 1,807,730 22.4 5,075,907 20.0
Anglican 1,401 15.3 960,305 11.9 2,496,273 9.8
Not stated 934 10.2 548,340 6.8 1,751,052 6.9
Presbyterian and Reformed 298 3.2 153,481 1.9 414,882 1.6

Note: 'No Religion, so described' does not include those who reported Secular and Other Spiritual Beliefs such as Atheism, Agnosticism and Own Spiritual Beliefs.

In Tweed Heads, Christianity was the largest broad group religious group reported overall (54.2%) (excludes Not stated). The broad group level is the highest and most general level of the Australian Standard Classification of Religious Groups, 2016.

More information on Religious affiliation (RELP)
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Language used at home, top responses (other than English)
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Portuguese 229 2.5 30,258 0.4 67,327 0.3
Japanese 62 0.7 18,035 0.2 58,757 0.2
Spanish 42 0.5 71,868 0.9 171,370 0.7
Mandarin 41 0.4 270,685 3.4 685,274 2.7
French 33 0.4 23,574 0.3 70,740 0.3
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only used at home 7,694 83.8 5,457,982 67.6 18,303,662 72.0
Households where a non-English language is used 388 9.4 856,911 29.5 2,295,688 24.8

More information on Language used at home (LANP)
Languages used at home data is based on place of usual residence
Households where a non-English language is used, is based on place of enumeration

Income and work

Median weekly incomes (a)
People aged 15 years and over
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal (b) $660 N/A $813 N/A $805 N/A
Family (c) $1,487 N/A $2,185 N/A $2,120 N/A
Household (d) $1,138 N/A $1,829 N/A $1,746 N/A

(a) Incomes are collected in ranges. The medians are then calculated using information from the Survey of Income and Housing.
(b) Excludes people aged 15 years and over who did not state their income.
(c) Excludes families where at least one family member aged 15 years and over did not state their income.
(d) Excludes households where at least one household member aged 15 years and over did not state their income.

More information on Total personal income (INCP), Total family income (FINF), Total household income (HIND)
Personal income data is based on place of usual residence
Family and household income data is based on place of enumeration

Unpaid work and care

Unpaid work and care
People aged 15 years and over
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (week before Census Night) 5,168 63.2 4,392,869 66.5 14,077,657 67.7
Provided unpaid care for child/children (during two weeks before Census Night) 1,422 17.4 1,669,763 25.3 5,471,756 26.3
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability, health condition or due to old age (during two weeks before Census Night) 1,027 12.6 759,383 11.5 2,476,681 11.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,028 12.6 857,891 13.0 2,933,646 14.1

More information on Unpaid domestic work (DOMP), Unpaid child care (CHCAREP), Unpaid assistance to a person with a disability, health condition, or due to old age (UNCAREP), Voluntary work for an organisation or group (VOLWP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours 1,564 19.1 1,244,306 18.8 4,117,135 19.8
5 to 14 hours 2,083 25.5 1,748,728 26.5 5,663,904 27.3
15 to 29 hours 908 11.1 811,397 12.3 2,511,024 12.1
30 hours or more 616 7.5 588,433 8.9 1,785,591 8.6

Note: Measures the time spent during the week before the Census doing domestic work without pay for themselves and their household.

More information on Unpaid domestic work: number of hours (DOMP)
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Health

Type of long-term health condition
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Arthritis 1,206 13.1 679,359 8.4 2,150,396 8.5
Asthma 635 6.9 625,835 7.8 2,068,020 8.1
Cancer (including remission) 438 4.8 227,981 2.8 732,152 2.9
Dementia (including Alzheimer's) 125 1.4 62,706 0.8 189,162 0.7
Diabetes (excluding gestational diabetes) 381 4.2 388,747 4.8 1,198,721 4.7
Heart disease (including heart attack or angina) 588 6.4 316,840 3.9 999,096 3.9
Kidney disease 125 1.4 77,272 1.0 231,777 0.9
Lung condition (including COPD or emphysema) 302 3.3 135,909 1.7 441,109 1.7
Mental health condition (including depression or anxiety) 785 8.6 646,412 8.0 2,231,543 8.8
Stroke 166 1.8 73,269 0.9 234,609 0.9
Any other long-term health condition(s) 786 8.6 626,827 7.8 2,041,929 8.0
No long-term health condition(s) 4,725 51.5 4,925,422 61.0 15,292,718 60.2
Not stated 987 10.8 654,833 8.1 2,066,251 8.1

Note 1: Respondents had the option of reporting multiple long-term health conditions. Therefore, the sum of all long-term health condition responses for an area will not equal the total number of people in the area.

Note 2: Calculated percentages represent a proportion of the number of people in the area (including those who did not answer the long-term health conditions question).

More information on Type of long-term health condition (LTHP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Count of selected long-term health conditions
All people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None of the selected conditions 5,065 55.2 5,240,109 64.9 16,302,537 64.1
One condition 2,064 22.5 1,480,498 18.3 4,791,516 18.8
Two conditions 684 7.5 456,604 5.7 1,490,344 5.9
Three or more conditions 374 4.1 240,117 3.0 772,142 3.0
Not stated 987 10.8 654,833 8.1 2,066,251 8.1

Note: Selected long-term health conditions include arthritis, asthma, cancer (including remission), dementia (including Alzheimer's), diabetes (excluding gestational diabetes), heart disease (including heart attack or angina), kidney disease, lung condition (including COPD or emphysema), mental health condition (including depression or anxiety) and stroke. Other long-term health conditions are not included in this count.

More information on Count of selected long-term health conditions (CLTHP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Australian Defence Force service

Australian Defence Force Service
People aged 15 years and over
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Currently serving 9 0.1 24,512 0.4 84,865 0.4
Previously served (and not currently serving) 330 4.0 127,657 1.9 496,276 2.4
Has never served 7,137 87.4 6,050,636 91.6 18,954,152 91.2
Not stated 688 8.4 399,351 6.0 1,249,493 6.0

Note: Australian Defence Force Service includes service in the Regular and/or Reserves service. Includes Royal Australian Navy, Australian Army, Royal Australian Air Force, Second Australian Imperial Force, National Service and NORFORCE. Excludes service for non-Australian defence forces.

More information on Australian Defence Force service (ADFP)
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Families

Family composition
People aged 15 years and over
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,298 54.7 809,586 37.9 2,608,834 38.8
Couple family with children 616 26.0 954,588 44.7 2,944,140 43.7
One parent family 420 17.7 337,729 15.8 1,068,268 15.9
Other family 46 1.9 34,061 1.6 108,941 1.6

More information on Family composition (FMCF)
Table based on place of enumeration

Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male N/A 20.7 N/A 19.0 N/A 19.6
Female N/A 79.3 N/A 81.0 N/A 80.4

More information on Sex of lone parent (SLPP)
Table based on place of enumeration

Dwellings

Dwelling count
Private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 4,149 85.9 2,900,468 90.6 9,275,217 89.9
Unoccupied private dwellings 679 14.1 299,524 9.4 1,043,776 10.1

More information on Dwelling type (DWTD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,033 24.9 1,902,734 65.6 6,710,582 72.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,252 30.2 340,582 11.7 1,168,860 12.6
Flat or apartment 1,835 44.2 630,030 21.7 1,319,095 14.2
Other dwelling 5 0.1 19,374 0.7 54,711 0.6

More information on Dwelling structure (STRD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes studio apartments or bedsitters) 14 0.3 21,051 0.7 44,864 0.5
1 bedroom 282 6.8 190,792 6.6 488,681 5.3
2 bedrooms 1,913 46.1 657,578 22.7 1,768,530 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,425 34.3 1,006,121 34.7 3,617,803 39.0
4 or more bedrooms 438 10.5 983,314 33.9 3,224,351 34.8
Number of bedrooms not stated 82 2.0 41,623 1.4 130,989 1.4
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 N/A 3.1 N/A 3.1 N/A
Average number of people per household 2 N/A 2.6 N/A 2.5 N/A

More information on Number of bedrooms in a private dwelling (BEDD), Number of persons usually resident in dwelling (NPRD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Number of registered motor vehicles
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 446 10.8 262,031 9.0 673,969 7.3
1 motor vehicle 2,007 48.4 1,096,761 37.8 3,353,737 36.2
2 motor vehicles 1,200 29.0 989,258 34.1 3,366,738 36.3
3 or more vehicles 399 9.6 508,694 17.5 1,745,924 18.8
Number of motor vehicles not stated 91 2.2 43,732 1.5 134,848 1.5

Note: Motor vehicles excludes motorbikes, motor scooters and heavy motor vehicles.

More information on Number of registered motor vehicles (VEHD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Housing

Household composition
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 2,338 56.4 2,065,107 71.2 6,542,648 70.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,590 38.4 723,716 25.0 2,370,742 25.6
Group households 218 5.3 111,646 3.8 361,822 3.9

More information on Household composition (HHCD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Tenure type
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,709 41.2 914,537 31.5 2,872,331 31.0
Owned with a mortgage (a) 852 20.5 942,804 32.5 3,242,449 35.0
Rented (b) 1,407 33.9 944,585 32.6 2,842,378 30.6
Other tenure type (c) 95 2.3 55,931 1.9 181,518 2.0
Tenure type not stated 90 2.2 42,613 1.5 136,538 1.5

(a) Includes dwellings purchased under a shared equity scheme.
(b) Excludes dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.
(c) Comprises dwellings occupied rent free, occupied under a life tenure scheme and other tenure type.

More information on Tenure type (TEND)
Table based on place of enumeration

Household income
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 total household weekly income (a) N/A 26.0 N/A 16.3 N/A 16.5
More than $3,000 total household weekly income (a) N/A 11.0 N/A 26.9 N/A 24.3

(a) Percentages (%) exclude dwellings with 'Partial income stated' or 'All incomes not stated.'

More information on Total household income (weekly) (HIND)
Table based on place of enumeration

Rent weekly payments
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) being rented
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent (a) 403 N/A 420 N/A 375 N/A
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Renter households where rent payments are less than or equal to 30% of household income (b) 569 40.4 529,731 56.1 1,667,080 58.7
Renter households with rent payments greater than 30% of household income (b) 724 51.5 335,404 35.5 915,317 32.2
Unable to determine (c) 116 8.2 79,448 8.4 259,992 9.1

(a) Median rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.
(b) This is not comparable with historical QuickStats, as applicable households included in this calculation have changed. For details on how Household income is derived please refer to RAID.
(c) Unable to determine includes those households in which income and/or housing costs were not, or were only partially stated, by persons in the household.

More information on Rent payments (weekly) (RNTD), Rent affordability indicator (RAID)
Table based on place of enumeration

Mortgage monthly repayments
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) owned with a mortgage or purchased under a shared equity scheme
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 N/A 2,167 N/A 1,863 N/A
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Owner with mortgage households where mortgage repayments are less than or equal to 30% of household income (a) 587 68.9 677,486 71.9 2,398,902 74.0
Owner with mortgage households with mortgage repayments greater than 30% of household income (a) 153 18.0 163,060 17.3 468,817 14.5
Unable to determine (b) 109 12.8 102,255 10.8 374,734 11.6

(a) This is not comparable with historical QuickStats, as applicable households included in this calculation have changed. For details on how Household income is derived please refer to MAID.
(b) Unable to determine includes those households in which income and/or housing costs were not, or were only partially stated, by persons in the household.

More information on Mortgage repayments (monthly) (MRED), Mortgage affordability indicator (MAID)
Table based on place of enumeration

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples

People characteristics
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 139 49.8 138,179 49.7 403,709 49.7
Female 140 50.2 139,862 50.3 409,025 50.3
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Median age 32 N/A 23 N/A 24 N/A

More information on Sex (SEXP), Indigenous status (INGP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.7 N/A 3.1 N/A 3.1 N/A
Average number of people per bedroom 1 N/A 1 N/A 1 N/A
Median weekly household income (a) 1,395 N/A 1,558 N/A 1,507 N/A

(a) Excludes households where at least one person aged 15 years and over in the household did not state their income.

More information on Number of bedrooms in a private dwelling (BEDD), Household composition (HHCD), Total household income (HIND), Indigenous household indicator (INGDWTD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Tweed Heads % Tweed Heads New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent (a) 395 N/A 340 N/A 300 N/A
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,975 N/A 1,755 N/A 1,721 N/A

(a) Median rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.

More information on Rent weekly payments (RNTD), Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED), Indigenous household indicator (INGDWTD)
Table based on place of enumeration

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