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People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night. Established in 1906 as the Blacktown Shire and becoming the Municipality of Blacktown in 1961 before gaining city status in 1979, the City occupies an area of 246.9 square kilometres (95.3 sq mi) and has a population of 366,534, making it the second most populous local government area in Sydney.[3].

Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD).
In Blacktown (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families with children, 27.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 18.6% had one employed full-time and the other part-time. [1], Blacktown City Council is composed of fifteen Councillors elected proportionally as five separate wards, each electing three Councillors. At the 2016 census, the population in the local government area increased by 11.91 per cent. In the 1950s and 1960s, there was a large amount of suburban development both in the current suburb of Blacktown and the new suburbs that sprung up around it.

In Blacktown (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

Total family income (FINF) The proportion of residents who stated a religious affiliation with Hinduism was in excess of three times the national average; the proportion of Catholics was 33 per cent above the national average; and the proportion of residents with no religion about half the national average. In Blacktown (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 9.3% had 2 bedrooms and 45.1% had 3 bedrooms. The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 | Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2016 Census Dictionary. Of people aged 15 and over in Blacktown (C) (Local Government Areas), 18.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 13.7% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.8% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma. The latest data from each series is always presented in this site. Of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. In Blacktown (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.6% were in a de facto marriage. The population in 1933 was then around 13,000. 2014 - 2019 statistics about Sydney - Blacktown. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. 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The median age was 21 years. Originally built in the 1950s as an Anglican church, the building was deconsecrated in 1999. intermediary.management@abs.gov.au if you have any queries or wish to distribute any ABS data. Local jobs. The City of Blacktown has a number of heritage-listed sites, including those on the New South Wales State Heritage Register: These are the suburbs and localities in the local government area: At the 2016 census, there were 336,962 people resident in the Blacktown local government area, of these 49.7 per cent were male and 50.3 per cent were female. Sydney - Blacktown is contained within the following area: Sydney - Blacktown is in the same geography as the following ZIP Codes | The Blacktown City Council population forecast for 2020 is 379,725, and is forecast to grow to 505,278 by 2036. Total personal income (INCP) The information presented here is derived from official sources of information (Australian Bureau of Statistics) as well as Australia's leading economic modellers (NIEIR). Total household income (HIND). [5][6][7][8] The Blacktown Shire became the "Municipality of Blacktown" on 17 June 1961 and was granted city status on 9 March 1979, becoming the "City of Blacktown".[9][10][11]. The current Council, elected in 2016, in order of election by ward, is: After becoming a city in 1979, the Council resolved to investigate and if possible obtain a coat of arms, making a request to the Chester Herald of Arms, Hubert Chesshyre. • The analysis of Country of Birth data for the population of Blacktown City in 2011 compared to Greater Sydney, shows there was a larger proportion of people born overseas, as well as a larger proportion of people from a non-English speaking background. includes Population, Population Density, Citizenship, includes Population, Culture, Housing, Health, Education and Employment, includes Businesses, Building Approvals, Registered Motor Vehicles, includes Preschool Enrolments, Post-School Qualifications, Occupations, includes Unpaid Work, Households, Internet Access, includes Year of Arrival, Qualifications, Occupation, includes Land Area, Water Use, Solar Installations, Estimated Resident Population - persons (no.
Of these, 96% were Aboriginal. [20] The median weekly income for residents within the City of Blacktown was generally on par with the national average. Blacktown City – Persons born in NZ, Philippines, India and Fiji are dominant groups And when you look at the Tourism Research Australia data, there has been strong international visitation from these overseas markets to Blacktown. When compared with total population growth of Australia for the same period, being 8.8 per cent, population growth in Blacktown local government area was in excess of 35% more than the national average.