2021 2477, NSW, Census All persons QuickStats (2024)

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2021 Census All persons QuickStats

Geography type Postal Areas

Area code POA2477

2021 2477, NSW, Census All persons QuickStats (1)

People 12,899
Male 48.3%
Female 51.7%
Median age 47

2021 2477, NSW, Census All persons QuickStats (2)

Families 3,670
Average number of children per family null
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.7

2021 2477, NSW, Census All persons QuickStats (3)

All private dwellings 5,500
Average number of people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,451
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent (b) $390
Average number of motor vehicles per dwelling 2

(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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 6,234 48.3 3,984,166 49.4 12,545,154 49.3
Female 6,668 51.7 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander 562 4.4 278,043 3.4 812,728 3.2
Non-Indigenous 11,829 91.7 7,404,499 91.7 23,375,949 91.9
Indigenous status not stated 510 4.0 389,616 4.8 1,234,112 4.9

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

Age
All people
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 47 N/A 39 N/A 38 N/A
0-4 years 612 4.8 468,056 5.8 1,463,817 5.8
5-9 years 724 5.6 500,810 6.2 1,586,138 6.2
10-14 years 868 6.7 501,135 6.2 1,588,051 6.2
15-19 years 755 5.9 457,896 5.7 1,457,812 5.7
20-24 years 551 4.3 496,185 6.1 1,579,539 6.2
25-29 years 527 4.1 555,967 6.9 1,771,676 7.0
30-34 years 603 4.7 586,057 7.3 1,853,085 7.3
35-39 years 669 5.2 580,185 7.2 1,838,822 7.2
40-44 years 680 5.3 522,984 6.5 1,648,843 6.5
45-49 years 801 6.2 516,915 6.4 1,635,963 6.4
50-54 years 876 6.8 500,027 6.2 1,610,944 6.3
55-59 years 887 6.9 490,155 6.1 1,541,911 6.1
60-64 years 984 7.6 471,628 5.8 1,468,097 5.8
65-69 years 920 7.1 416,493 5.2 1,298,460 5.1
70-74 years 836 6.5 372,234 4.6 1,160,768 4.6
75-79 years 629 4.9 268,110 3.3 821,920 3.2
80-84 years 481 3.7 183,409 2.3 554,598 2.2
85 years and over 478 3.7 183,895 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 5,186 48.5 3,124,151 47.3 9,665,708 46.5
Separated 297 2.8 209,657 3.2 674,590 3.2
Divorced 1,130 10.6 569,516 8.6 1,831,952 8.8
Widowed 754 7.0 339,990 5.1 1,029,142 5.0
Never married 3,327 31.1 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage (a) 4,821 48.9 2,847,938 47.3 8,747,135 46.6
De facto marriage (b) 1,121 11.4 637,050 10.6 2,168,351 11.5
Not married 3,922 39.8 2,532,544 42.1 7,863,327 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 240 7.1 167,196 6.8 484,185 6.3
Primary null null null null null null
Primary - Government 691 20.3 444,985 18.1 1,421,300 18.5
Primary - Catholic 188 5.5 127,487 5.2 396,758 5.2
Primary - other non-Government 175 5.1 77,876 3.2 254,043 3.3
Primary total (a) 1,058 31.1 651,375 26.5 2,075,224 27.0
Secondary null null null null null null
Secondary - Government 519 15.3 290,414 11.8 934,138 12.2
Secondary - Catholic 206 6.1 126,180 5.1 371,022 4.8
Secondary - other non-Government 139 4.1 94,885 3.9 322,314 4.2
Secondary total (b) 863 25.4 512,195 20.9 1,629,624 21.2
Tertiary null null null null null null
Tertiary - Vocational education (including TAFE and private training providers) 271 8.0 207,586 8.5 601,901 7.8
Tertiary - University or other higher education 341 10.0 375,032 15.3 1,185,450 15.4
Tertiary total (c) 612 18.0 583,617 23.8 1,789,994 23.3
Other 68 2.0 74,331 3.0 242,821 3.2
Not stated 564 16.6 465,268 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

Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,350 22.0 1,838,502 27.8 5,464,631 26.3
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,112 10.4 616,322 9.3 1,946,738 9.4
Certificate level IV 468 4.4 216,768 3.3 719,425 3.5
Certificate level III 1,729 16.2 771,009 11.7 2,617,766 12.6
Year 12 1,166 10.9 954,987 14.5 3,104,116 14.9
Year 11 358 3.3 212,538 3.2 958,803 4.6
Year 10 1,456 13.6 698,390 10.6 2,086,306 10.0
Certificate level II 11 0.1 4,703 0.1 13,687 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 764 0.0 2,614 0.0
Year 9 or below 861 8.0 487,855 7.4 1,490,444 7.2
Inadequately described 357 3.3 184,252 2.8 506,259 2.4
No educational attainment 16 0.1 64,827 1.0 175,844 0.8
Not stated 814 7.6 549,965 8.3 1,694,773 8.2

More information on Level of highest educational attainment (HEAP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Cultural diversity

Ancestry, top responses
All people
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 5,905 45.8 2,404,990 29.8 8,385,928 33.0
Australian 5,308 41.2 2,307,549 28.6 7,596,753 29.9
Irish 1,830 14.2 735,340 9.1 2,410,833 9.5
Scottish 1,605 12.4 620,363 7.7 2,176,777 8.6
German 599 4.6 242,546 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 10,820 83.9 5,277,497 65.4 17,019,815 66.9
Other top responses: null null null null null null
England 491 3.8 231,385 2.9 927,490 3.6
New Zealand 173 1.3 118,527 1.5 530,492 2.1
South Africa 95 0.7 49,740 0.6 189,207 0.7
Netherlands 46 0.4 15,777 0.2 66,481 0.3
Italy 36 0.3 47,197 0.6 163,326 0.6

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

Country of birth of parents
All people
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,773 13.7 3,181,894 39.4 9,321,603 36.7
Father only born overseas 878 6.8 509,789 6.3 1,670,476 6.6
Mother only born overseas 639 5.0 369,492 4.6 1,257,942 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 8,995 69.7 3,529,168 43.7 11,663,577 45.9
Not stated 624 4.8 481,824 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 9,660 74.9 3,909,559 48.4 12,959,282 51.0
England 876 6.8 412,867 5.1 1,626,778 6.4
New Zealand 275 2.1 155,208 1.9 673,661 2.6
Netherlands 120 0.9 40,417 0.5 177,340 0.7
South Africa 115 0.9 61,896 0.8 229,259 0.9

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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 9,905 76.8 4,053,583 50.2 13,383,605 52.6
England 765 5.9 365,398 4.5 1,488,479 5.9
New Zealand 261 2.0 148,110 1.8 650,743 2.6
South Africa 133 1.0 61,871 0.8 231,248 0.9
Netherlands 119 0.9 34,371 0.4 152,483 0.6

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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 5,323 41.3 2,644,165 32.8 9,767,448 38.4
Catholic 2,312 17.9 1,807,730 22.4 5,075,907 20.0
Anglican 1,902 14.7 960,305 11.9 2,496,273 9.8
Not stated 701 5.4 548,340 6.8 1,751,052 6.9
Uniting Church 586 4.5 172,132 2.1 673,260 2.6

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 2477, NSW, Christianity was the largest broad group religious group reported overall (53.3%) (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)
Table based on place of usual residence

Language used at home, top responses (other than English)
All people
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Spanish 59 0.5 71,868 0.9 171,370 0.7
Italian 40 0.3 64,039 0.8 228,042 0.9
German 34 0.3 20,161 0.2 70,247 0.3
Dutch 33 0.3 7,204 0.1 27,784 0.1
Afrikaans 24 0.2 8,998 0.1 49,375 0.2
null null null null null null null
English only used at home 11,825 91.7 5,457,982 67.6 18,303,662 72.0
null null null null null null null
Households where a non-English language is used 272 5.5 856,911 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

Participation in the labour force
People aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
In the labour force 6,122 57.2 3,874,012 58.7 12,695,853 61.1
Not in the labour force 4,090 38.2 2,341,417 35.5 6,888,081 33.1
Not stated 486 4.5 386,728 5.9 1,200,851 5.8

Note 1: Calculated percentages represent a proportion of people aged 15 and over in the area.
Note 2: The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's labour force. More information is provided in Comparing 2021 Census and Labour Force Survey.

More information on Labour force status (LFSP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Employment status
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 3,108 50.8 2,136,610 55.2 7,095,103 55.9
Worked part-time 2,414 39.4 1,151,660 29.7 3,962,550 31.2
Away from work (a) 398 6.5 395,888 10.2 991,758 7.8
Unemployed 200 3.3 189,852 4.9 646,442 5.1

Note 1: Calculated percentages represent a proportion of people aged 15 and over who reported being in the labour force in the area.
Note 2: The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's labour force. More information is provided in Comparing 2021 Census and Labour Force Survey.

(a) Counts employed people who reported 0 hours of work the week before the Census or did not state their hours of work.

More information on Labour force status (LFSP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Employment, hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
0 hours (away from work) 303 5.1 331,611 9.0 787,382 6.5
1-19 hours 999 16.9 504,158 13.7 1,681,120 14.0
20-29 hours 808 13.6 400,415 10.9 1,373,403 11.4
30-34 hours 611 10.3 247,088 6.7 908,031 7.5
35-39 hours 1,208 20.4 751,277 20.4 2,487,056 20.6
40-44 hours 993 16.8 768,161 20.9 2,448,402 20.3
45 hours or more 906 15.3 617,176 16.8 2,159,645 17.9

Note: Records the number of hours worked in all jobs held during the week before Census Night for employed people aged 15 years and over. This excludes any time off but includes any overtime or extra time worked.

More information on Hours worked (HRSP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Occupation, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,244 21.0 952,131 25.8 2,886,921 24.0
Managers 838 14.1 536,820 14.6 1,645,769 13.7
Technicians and Trades Workers 797 13.5 436,589 11.9 1,554,313 12.9
Community and Personal Service Workers 774 13.1 390,779 10.6 1,382,205 11.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 691 11.7 480,612 13.0 1,525,311 12.7
Labourers 669 11.3 300,966 8.2 1,086,120 9.0
Sales Workers 532 9.0 294,889 8.0 986,433 8.2
Machinery Operators and Drivers 286 4.8 222,186 6.0 755,863 6.3

More information on Occupation (OCCP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 276 4.7 153,159 4.2 545,158 4.5
Aged Care Residential Services 202 3.4 80,859 2.2 258,274 2.1
Other Fruit and Tree Nut Growing 182 3.1 1,611 0.0 7,197 0.1
Other Social Assistance Services 181 3.1 87,430 2.4 278,221 2.3
Secondary Education 166 2.8 64,612 1.8 205,360 1.7

More information on Industry of employment (INDP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Median weekly incomes (a)
People aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal (b) $720 N/A $813 N/A $805 N/A
Family (c) $1,811 N/A $2,185 N/A $2,120 N/A
Household (d) $1,451 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

Method of travel to work on the day of the Census, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 3,533 59.6 1,587,613 43.1 6,347,498 52.7
Car, as passenger 215 3.6 117,143 3.2 466,904 3.9
Walked only 145 2.4 92,368 2.5 306,045 2.5
Truck 70 1.2 26,390 0.7 76,657 0.6
Bus 22 0.4 34,408 0.9 175,085 1.5
null null null null null null null
Did not go to work 821 13.9 487,646 13.2 1,417,449 11.8
Worked at home 984 16.6 1,141,467 31.0 2,531,262 21.0
null null null null null null null
People who travelled to work by public transport (a) 31 0.5 147,492 4.0 554,711 4.6
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger (b) 3,785 63.9 1,737,359 47.2 6,961,762 57.8

Note: Respondents had the option to report up to three methods of travel to work on the day of the Census.

(a) Includes people who used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail), as at least one of their methods of travel to work on Census day.
(b) Includes people who travelled by car (as a driver, or as a passenger), as at least one of their methods of travel to work on Census day.

More information on Method of travel to work (MTWP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Unpaid work and care

Unpaid work and care
People aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (week before Census Night) 7,981 74.7 4,392,869 66.5 14,077,657 67.7
Provided unpaid care for child/children (during two weeks before Census Night) 2,788 26.1 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) 1,586 14.8 759,383 11.5 2,476,681 11.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,020 18.9 857,891 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours 2,056 19.2 1,244,306 18.8 4,117,135 19.8
5 to 14 hours 3,160 29.5 1,748,728 26.5 5,663,904 27.3
15 to 29 hours 1,661 15.5 811,397 12.3 2,511,024 12.1
30 hours or more 1,110 10.4 588,433 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)
Table based on place of usual residence

Health

Type of long-term health condition
All people
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Arthritis 1,359 10.5 679,359 8.4 2,150,396 8.5
Asthma 1,143 8.9 625,835 7.8 2,068,020 8.1
Cancer (including remission) 523 4.1 227,981 2.8 732,152 2.9
Dementia (including Alzheimer's) 139 1.1 62,706 0.8 189,162 0.7
Diabetes (excluding gestational diabetes) 564 4.4 388,747 4.8 1,198,721 4.7
Heart disease (including heart attack or angina) 694 5.4 316,840 3.9 999,096 3.9
Kidney disease 157 1.2 77,272 1.0 231,777 0.9
Lung condition (including COPD or emphysema) 278 2.2 135,909 1.7 441,109 1.7
Mental health condition (including depression or anxiety) 1,301 10.1 646,412 8.0 2,231,543 8.8
Stroke 182 1.4 73,269 0.9 234,609 0.9
Any other long-term health condition(s) 1,153 8.9 626,827 7.8 2,041,929 8.0
No long-term health condition(s) 7,139 55.3 4,925,422 61.0 15,292,718 60.2
Not stated 931 7.2 654,833 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None of the selected conditions 7,697 59.7 5,240,109 64.9 16,302,537 64.1
One condition 2,876 22.3 1,480,498 18.3 4,791,516 18.8
Two conditions 923 7.2 456,604 5.7 1,490,344 5.9
Three or more conditions 473 3.7 240,117 3.0 772,142 3.0
Not stated 931 7.2 654,833 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Currently serving 5 0.0 24,512 0.4 84,865 0.4
Previously served (and not currently serving) 376 3.5 127,657 1.9 496,276 2.4
Has never served 9,811 91.7 6,050,636 91.6 18,954,152 91.2
Not stated 496 4.6 399,351 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
All families
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,667 45.4 809,586 37.9 2,608,834 38.8
Couple family with children 1,350 36.8 954,588 44.7 2,944,140 43.7
One parent family 609 16.6 337,729 15.8 1,068,268 15.9
Other family 45 1.2 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male N/A 20.2 N/A 19.0 N/A 19.6
Female N/A 79.8 N/A 81.0 N/A 80.4

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

Employment status of couple families
Couple families where parents or partners were aged 15 years and over
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 549 18.2 382,754 21.7 1,234,626 22.2
Both employed, worked part-time 193 6.4 83,120 4.7 264,182 4.8
One employed full-time, one part-time 659 21.9 320,350 18.2 1,155,042 20.8
One employed full-time, other not working 245 8.1 217,325 12.3 692,497 12.5
One employed part-time, other not working 214 7.1 111,828 6.3 339,960 6.1
Both not working 828 27.5 403,262 22.9 1,163,744 21.0
Other 218 7.2 181,101 10.3 449,640 8.1
Labour force status not stated 109 3.6 64,433 3.7 253,286 4.6

Note: The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's labour force. More information is provided in Comparing 2021 Census and Labour Force Survey.

More information on Labour force status of parents/partners in families (LFSF)
Table based on place of enumeration

Dwellings

Dwelling count
Private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 4,988 94.2 2,900,468 90.6 9,275,217 89.9
Unoccupied private dwellings 306 5.8 299,524 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)
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 4,123 82.7 1,902,734 65.6 6,710,582 72.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 665 13.3 340,582 11.7 1,168,860 12.6
Flat or apartment 143 2.9 630,030 21.7 1,319,095 14.2
Other dwelling 55 1.1 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)
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes studio apartments or bedsitters) 20 0.4 21,051 0.7 44,864 0.5
1 bedroom 150 3.0 190,792 6.6 488,681 5.3
2 bedrooms 785 15.7 657,578 22.7 1,768,530 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,063 41.4 1,006,121 34.7 3,617,803 39.0
4 or more bedrooms 1,884 37.8 983,314 33.9 3,224,351 34.8
Number of bedrooms not stated 83 1.7 41,623 1.4 130,989 1.4
null null null null null null null
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 N/A 3.1 N/A 3.1 N/A
Average number of people per household 2.4 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)
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 187 3.7 262,031 9.0 673,969 7.3
1 motor vehicle 1,633 32.7 1,096,761 37.8 3,353,737 36.2
2 motor vehicles 1,976 39.6 989,258 34.1 3,366,738 36.3
3 or more vehicles 1,110 22.2 508,694 17.5 1,745,924 18.8
Number of motor vehicles not stated 84 1.7 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)
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 3,572 71.6 2,065,107 71.2 6,542,648 70.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,279 25.6 723,716 25.0 2,370,742 25.6
Group households 137 2.7 111,646 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)
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 2,150 43.1 914,537 31.5 2,872,331 31.0
Owned with a mortgage (a) 1,466 29.4 942,804 32.5 3,242,449 35.0
Rented (b) 1,132 22.7 944,585 32.6 2,842,378 30.6
Other tenure type (c) 148 3.0 55,931 1.9 181,518 2.0
Tenure type not stated 92 1.8 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)
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 total household weekly income (a) N/A 17.6 N/A 16.3 N/A 16.5
More than $3,000 total household weekly income (a) N/A 16.3 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent (a) 390 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) 584 51.6 529,731 56.1 1,667,080 58.7
Renter households with rent payments greater than 30% of household income (b) 436 38.5 335,404 35.5 915,317 32.2
Unable to determine (c) 110 9.7 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW 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) 1,068 72.9 677,486 71.9 2,398,902 74.0
Owner with mortgage households with mortgage repayments greater than 30% of household income (a) 223 15.2 163,060 17.3 468,817 14.5
Unable to determine (b) 171 11.7 102,255 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 254 45.3 138,179 49.7 403,709 49.7
Female 307 54.7 139,862 50.3 409,025 50.3
null null null null null null null
Median age 25 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.1 N/A 3.1 N/A 3.1 N/A
Average number of people per bedroom 0.9 N/A 1 N/A 1 N/A
Median weekly household income (a) 1,557 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
2477, NSW % 2477, NSW New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent (a) 350 N/A 340 N/A 300 N/A
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,709 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

Please note that there are small random adjustments 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 table totals.

2021 2477, NSW, Census All persons QuickStats (2024)

FAQs

2021 2477, NSW, Census All persons QuickStats? ›

Population. In the 2021 Census, the number of people counted as usual residents of New South Wales (NSW) was 8.1 million. This was up from 7.5 million in 2016. Fifty years ago, in 1971, the Census counted 4.3 million people.

How many people are in the NSW Census 2021? ›

Population. In the 2021 Census, the number of people counted as usual residents of New South Wales (NSW) was 8.1 million. This was up from 7.5 million in 2016. Fifty years ago, in 1971, the Census counted 4.3 million people.

What is the population of the Northern Territory 2021 census? ›

The Census usual resident population of Northern Territory in 2021 was 232,605, living in 96,493 dwellings with an average household size of 2.74.

How many people live in South Australia 2021 census? ›

The Census usual resident population of South Australia in 2021 was 1,781,516, living in 808,366 dwellings with an average household size of 2.38.

How many people are in the latest Census in Australia? ›

Key statistics
  • Australia's population was 26,966,789 people at 31 December 2023.
  • The quarterly growth was 129,400 people (0.5%).
  • The annual growth was 651,200 people (2.5%).
  • Annual natural increase was 103,900 and net overseas migration was 547,300.

How many Muslims are in NSW? ›

Derived from the Census question:
Religion - Ranked by size
New South Wales - Total persons (Usual residence)2021
Anglican960,30511.9
Islam349,2404.3
Hinduism273,7803.4
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What is the white population in Australia? ›

With a total population of around 22 million people, Australia is a busy place. Who are all these people? Well, Australia has a unique ethnic distribution. About 85–90% of the population identifies as ethnically white (meaning of European ancestry), but this is actually a compilation of several ethnic categories.

How many Aboriginals live in Darwin? ›

People and population
Indigenous status All peopleDarwin%
Aboriginal13,1542.9
Torres Strait Islander5020.1
Both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander1,4200.1
Non-Indigenous115,70591.9
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What is the average salary in the Northern Territory? ›

Meanwhile, the lowest paid are found in the Northern Territory, with the average annual salary range dropping down to between $45,000 and $55,000.

How many Chinese are in South Australia? ›

Ancestries
Ancestry20212016
German135,225129,924
Italian103,91496,011
Chinese58,89552,273
Indian43,59833,070
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What is the most populated city in South Australia? ›

Adelaide (/ˈædɪleɪd/ AD-il-ayd, locally [ˈædəlæɪd]; Kaurna: Tarntanya, pronounced [ˈd̪̥aɳɖaɲa]) is the capital and most populous city of South Australia, and the fifth-most populous city in Australia.

Where does 80 of the population live in Australia? ›

More than 80 per cent of Australians live within the coastal zone.

Why are Australians moving to Queensland? ›

Lifestyle. Lifestyle is undoubtedly one of the main reasons Australians of all ages are making the move to Queensland. Picturesque, white sandy beaches are just a short drive from most areas of Brisbane, and on the doorstep of many Gold Coast suburbs.

How many Australians speak languages other than English at home? ›

In Australia, 22.3% of people used a language other than English at home in 2021. Australia's language statistics show the proportion of the population who use a language at home other than English.

What rank is Australia in population? ›

Australia population is equivalent to 0.33% of the total world population. Australia ranks number 55 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.

How many people live in Greater Sydney 2021 census? ›

The Census usual resident population of Greater Sydney in 2021 was 5,231,147, living in 2,079,287 dwellings with an average household size of 2.68.

What is the population of up in 2021 census? ›

Uttar Pradesh
Highest elevation (Sivalik Hills)957 m (3,140 ft)
Lowest elevation (Easter side)60 m (200 ft)
Population (2021)
• Total241,066,874
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What was the population of NSW in the 2016 census? ›

In the 2016 Census, there were 7,480,228 people in New South Wales. Of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.9% of the population. The median age of people in New South Wales was 38 years.

What is the population growth in NSW 2021? ›

Population projections
YearNSW population
20167,732,858
20218,166,757
20268,462,770
20318,933,640
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