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City of Campbelltown

Market characteristics

The City of Campbelltown has a higher proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to South Australia.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of the City of Campbelltown's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the City of Campbelltown's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
City of Campbelltown20162011Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents50,164100.0100.048,165100.0100.0+1,999
Males24,38648.649.323,21848.249.3+1,168
Females25,77551.450.724,94751.850.7+828
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years8,19516.317.58,05616.718.0+139
15 - 24 years6,24212.412.46,38213.313.1-140
25 - 54 years19,73039.339.019,06339.640.3+667
55 - 64 Years5,54311.012.85,22110.812.5+322
65 years and over10,44920.818.39,44319.616.1+1,006
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school4,1778.38.54,0268.48.6+151
Secondary school2,8585.75.62,7335.75.7+125
TAFE9201.81.91,0312.12.2-111
University3,1916.44.72,7255.74.1+466
Diversity--------------
Total overseas born17,05234.022.915,77232.722.0+1,280
Speaks language other than English at home17,34534.616.315,87833.014.3+1,467
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all2,5855.22.92,4495.12.5+136
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree10,66825.418.58,39320.915.9+2,275
Advanced Diploma or Diploma3,7468.98.33,2718.27.3+475
Certificate level6,71016.020.16,19715.418.8+513
No qualification17,99442.943.718,84147.048.1-847
Household income--------------
Nill to $6494,14721.321.6--------
$650 to $1,4996,13731.632.9--------
$1,500 to $2,4494,19021.520.8--------
$2,500 or more 3,27616.815.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned7,42137.431.07,40938.732.0+12
Purchasing6,13030.933.75,67329.634.1+457
Renting5,05025.427.54,87225.427.3+178
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house15,74572.976.516,20378.278.9-458
Medium house5,79226.820.34,50421.718.6+1,288
High density00.01.700.01.60

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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