Tamworth Regional CouncilCommunity profile

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Tamworth Regional Council

Additional areas

Tamworth Regional Council has a total population of 56,294 and 24,327 dwellings in 2011.

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 2011 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

Tamworth Regional Council summary profile, 2011
NameNumber%Regional NSW %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population56,294100.0100.0
Australian citizens51,76291.990.8
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)38,64368.669.1
Indigenous population4,7228.44.7
Speaks language other than English at home1,1092.05.1
Needs assistance due to age or disability3,0015.35.8
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)3,9317.06.3
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)5,3079.49.0
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)5,0288.98.2
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)4,5228.08.1
Young workforce (25 to 34)6,11210.910.4
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)10,79619.219.5
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)7,65313.613.9
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)6,32511.211.9
Seniors (70 to 84)5,4359.710.3
Frail aged (85 and over)1,1742.12.3
Total Population56,294100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children5,88426.726.7
Couples without children6,08727.727.7
One parent families2,75012.511.3
Lone person households5,61225.525.6
Group households5932.73.0
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)22,010100.0100.0
Christian religions44,20078.571.0
Non Christian religions5681.02.1
No Religion7,07012.618.4
Not stated4,1287.37.8
Total persons (inc. non-classifiable)56,294100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school6,04310.710.1
Attending secondary school4,0647.26.7
Attending university or TAFE institution2,3794.25.4
Total persons (including those not attending)56,293100.0100.0
Labour Force----0.0
Total labour force26,42759.456.4
Not in the labour force15,66135.238.5
Total persons aged 15+ (inc. Not Stated)44,501100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses20,87286.181.5
Medium and high density3,00212.416.2
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)3231.32.2
Occupied private dwellings22,01090.586.9
Unoccupied Dwellings2,2249.112.8
Non private dwellings930.40.4
Total dwellings24,327100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)22,009100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $600 (low)5,65026.427.2
$600 to $1,249 (lower middle)6,13328.627.1
$1,250 to $1,999 (upper middle)3,85718.017.0
$2,000 or more (high)3,43016.017.9
Incomes not stated2,35111.010.8
Total households21,421100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Broadband connection12,94658.861.3
Dial-up connection7283.33.3
Other connection8013.63.6
No connection5,98627.225.1
Not stated1,5487.06.7
Total households22,009100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011.
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