Tamworth Regional CouncilCommunity profile

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Tamworth Regional Council

Additional areas

Tamworth Regional Council has a total population of 59,663 and 26,134 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.

Tamworth Regional Council summary profile, 2016
NameNumber%Regional NSW %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population59,663100.0100.0
Australian citizens52,98588.888.7
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)39,65466.568.3
Indigenous population6,03810.15.5
Needs assistance due to age or disability3,3415.66.3
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)3,9066.55.8
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)5,7769.78.9
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)4,8468.17.3
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)4,5407.67.9
Young workforce (25 to 34)7,19012.111.0
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)10,71518.018.0
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)7,79413.113.8
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)7,17112.013.1
Seniors (70 to 84)6,28810.511.4
Frail aged (85 and over)1,4372.42.7
Total Population59,663100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children5,92925.325.4
Couples without children6,12126.127.0
One parent families2,81012.011.0
Lone person households5,97625.525.5
Group households6782.93.1
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)23,459100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school6,50210.910.0
Attending secondary school3,9806.76.2
Attending university or TAFE institution2,2393.85.0
Total persons (including those not attending)59,663100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses22,18685.280.2
Medium and high density2,99011.516.8
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)6862.62.3
Occupied private dwellings23,45989.887.3
Unoccupied Dwellings2,5809.912.3
Non private dwellings950.40.4
Total dwellings26,134100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)26,135100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $650 (low)4,68921.222.0
$650 to $1,449 (lower middle)7,44433.733.0
$1,449 to $2,499 (upper middle)4,57920.719.6
$2,500 or more (high)2,94913.314.6
Incomes not stated2,43311.010.7
Total households22,094100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Internet connection16,41470.073.1
No internet connection4,78420.418.6
Not stated2,2679.78.3
Total households23,459100.0100.0

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