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In Kings Park, 24% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 27% in the City of Unley.

Kings Park's household and family structure is one of the most important demographic indicators. It reveals the area's residential role and function, era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for services and facilities as most are related to age and household types.

To continue building the story, Kings Park's Household Summary should be viewed in conjunction with Households with Children, Households without Children, Household Size, Age Structure and Dwelling Type.

Derived from the Census question:

‘What is the person’s relationship (to each other person in the household)?’

Households

Household type
Kings Park20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Unley %Number%City of Unley %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children5623.727.15828.926.2-2
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children6226.324.05426.923.2+8
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families145.97.584.07.7+6
Other families
62.51.352.51.6+1
map this data in atlas.idGroup household83.45.963.06.2+2
map this data in atlas.idLone person8033.930.46733.331.5+13
Other not classifiable household
73.02.731.52.4+4
Visitor only households
31.31.100.01.2+3

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

Household type, 2011
Household type, 2011 Lone person, City of Unley: 30.4% Group household, City of Unley: 5.9% Other families, City of Unley: 1.3% One parent families, City of Unley: 7.5% Couples without children, City of Unley: 24.0% Couples with children, City of Unley: 27.1% Lone person, Kings Park: 33.9% Group household, Kings Park: 3.4% Other families, Kings Park: 2.5% One parent families, Kings Park: 5.9% Couples without children, Kings Park: 26.3% Couples with children, Kings Park: 23.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011 Lone person, Kings Park: +13 Group household, Kings Park: +2 Other families, Kings Park: +1 One parent families, Kings Park: +6 Couples without children, Kings Park: +8 Couples with children, Kings Park: -2
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the household/family types in Kings Park in 2011 compared to the City of Unley shows that there was a lower proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 23.7% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 5.9% were one-parent families, compared with 27.1% and 7.5% respectively for the City of Unley.

There were a higher proportion of lone person households and a higher proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 33.9% compared to 30.4% in the City of Unley while the proportion of couples without children was 26.3% compared to 24.0% in the City of Unley.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Kings Park increased by 35 between 2006 and 2011.

There were no major differences in Kings Park between 2006 and 2011.