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Acton, ACT 2601

Suburb Demographics (Census 2011)

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Postcode2601
SuburbActon
Population size in 20111,993 People
Born in Australia (%)43.04 %
Born Overseas - Top 5 (%)
1. China excl SARs and Taiwan (12.12%)
2. Born elsewhere (10.02%)
3. Malaysia (6.06%)
4. Singapore (3.01%)
5. India (2.51%)
Age Median of People21 Year old
Age Statistics (%)
1. 0 - 12 Years (0.65%)
2. 13 - 19 Years (21.84%)
3. 20 - 39 Years (73.95%)
4. 40 - 59 Years (2.96%)
5. 60+ Years (0.60%)
Family Statistics (%)
1. Married in a Registered Marriage (47.22%)
2. Married in a De Facto Marriage (8.33%)
3. Not Married (44.44%)
Religion Statistics (%)
1. Christianity (28.56%)
2. Others or no religion (10.67%)
3. Buddhism (8.82%)
4. Islam (5.31%)
5. Hinduism (2.51%)
6. Judaism (0.30%)
Highest Year of School Completed (%)
1. Year 12 or equivalent (97.71%)
2. Year 11 or equivalent (0.55%)
3. Year 10 or equivalent (0.76%)
4. Year 9 or equivalent (0.33%)
5. Year 8 or below (0.49%)
6. Did not go to school (0.16%)
Nature of Property Occupancy
1. Rented (66.67%)
2. Owned with a mortgage (19.05%)
3. Not stated (14.29%)
4. Owned outright (0.00%)
5. Other tenure type (0.00%)
Type of Dwelling (%)
1. Occupied Separate house (34.48%)
2. Unoccupied private dwellings (24.14%)
3. Occupied Flat, unit or apartment (20.69%)
4. Occupied Other dwelling incl. not stated (20.69%)
5. Occupied Semi-detached, terrace house or townhouse (0.00%)
Income ($/weekly)
Suburb's median total personal income$208
State's median total personal income$917
Suburb's median total family income$2,250
State's median total family income$2,277
Suburb's median total household income$1,750
State's median total household income$1,920
Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/monthly)$5,000
Median rent ($/weekly)
Suburb's median rent$420
State's median rent$380

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The demographics information are compiled from a variety of sources including the Australian Bureau of Statistics (2011 Census). Copyright in ABS Data resides with Commonwealth of Australia. Used with permission.