Campbelltown City

Population, dwellings and ethnicity

The Census population of Campbelltown City in 2011 was 145,969, living in 51,333 dwellings with an average household size of 2.94.

The Census provides us with a count of the total population in Campbelltown City in 2011 as well as several sub-populations such as the Indigenous population, voter population and the overseas born. It also enables us to see how these have changed over each five year period back to 1991. It is important to note that there are different ways of counting populations. You can access two population counts on this page – the Usual Residence count and the Enumerated Count – by changing your Data Type selection in the control bar above the table. For post 2011 population go to Population Estimates and to read about which population to use when, go to Population Types.

Population in non-private dwellings includes all those staying temporarily or long-term in dwellings which provide a communal form of accommodation. This includes nursing homes and hostels, hotels and motels, prisons, hospitals, army barracks and other institutions.

Population
Campbelltown City20112006Change
PopulationNumber%Greater Sydney %Number%Greater Sydney %2006 to 2011
Population (excluding O/S visitors)145,969100.0100.0143,072100.0100.0+2,897
Males71,34548.949.270,33049.249.3+1,015
Females74,62451.150.872,74250.850.7+1,882
Australian citizens124,88185.682.5122,93285.982.7+1,949
Eligible voters (citizens aged 18+)90,90562.362.486,61060.562.3+4,295
Overseas visitors--------------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dwellings
Campbelltown City20112006Change
DwellingsNumber%Greater Sydney %Number%Greater Sydney %2006 to 2011
Total dwellings51,333100.0100.050,265100.0100.0+1,068
Occupied private dwellings49,08695.692.947,82295.192.4+1,264
Population in non-private dwellings2,152----1,809----+343
Average household size (persons per dwelling)2.94--2.692.95--2.65-0.01

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

The 'Dwellings' table is enumerated data.

Culture and ethnicity
Campbelltown City20112006Change
EthnicityNumber%Greater Sydney %Number%Greater Sydney %2006 to 2011
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population4,7283.21.23,8302.71.1+898
Australian born96,28366.059.995,53966.860.4+744
Speaks a language other than English at home36,77825.232.531,53922.029.2+5,239

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.