Camden CouncilCommunity profile

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Camden Council area

Additional areas

Camden Council area has a total population of 78,218 and 26,197 dwellings in 2016.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2016 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

Camden Council area summary profile, 2016
NameNumber%Greater Sydney %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population78,218100.0100.0
Australian citizens70,12389.779.5
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)49,53963.360.0
Indigenous population1,9272.51.5
Needs assistance due to age or disability3,3274.34.9
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)6,5528.46.4
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)8,69711.18.8
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)6,7058.66.9
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)6,9458.99.6
Young workforce (25 to 34)11,90315.216.1
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)17,20022.021.1
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)8,56010.912.2
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)6,3838.29.5
Seniors (70 to 84)4,3055.57.5
Frail aged (85 and over)9801.32.0
Total Population78,218100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children11,57646.335.3
Couples without children5,86623.422.4
One parent families2,75811.010.4
Lone person households3,29513.220.4
Group households3601.44.5
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)25,027100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school10,05512.99.9
Attending secondary school5,8467.56.3
Attending university or TAFE institution4,2395.48.0
Total persons (including those not attending)78,218100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses24,13292.155.0
Medium and high density1,8677.143.8
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)1170.40.7
Occupied private dwellings25,02795.592.5
Unoccupied Dwellings1,1604.47.3
Non private dwellings100.00.2
Total dwellings26,197100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)26,199100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $650 (low)2,3429.715.1
$650 to $1,449 (lower middle)5,24021.724.2
$1,449 to $2,499 (upper middle)6,55427.122.2
$2,500 or more (high)7,79832.328.3
Incomes not stated2,2439.310.2
Total households24,177100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Internet connection21,46385.881.4
No internet connection2,2489.011.2
Not stated1,3175.37.4
Total households25,027100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.