Australia
Population
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Population 15,004 6,194
Population density (Persons/sqkm)
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Population density (Persons/sqkm) 5,621.2 0.4
Age groups
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
0-4 years 3.7% 8.0%
5-14 years 6.2% 13.9%
15-19 years 11.2% 5.2%
20-24 years 24.2% 5.6%
25-34 years 20.6% 11.9%
35-44 years 10.9% 10.6%
45-54 years 8.0% 11.4%
55-64 years 5.7% 13.1%
65-74 years 4.7% 10.5%
75-84 years 3.2% 7.2%
85 years and over 1.6% 2.8%
Age groups
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
0-4 years 547 497
5-14 years 932 859
15-19 years 1,679 322
20-24 years 3,629 346
25-34 years 3,092 738
35-44 years 1,638 654
45-54 years 1,204 708
55-64 years 858 814
65-74 years 698 651
75-84 years 480 447
85 years and over 243 172
Median age
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Median age 26 40
Indigenous people
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Indigenous people 119 1,098
Indigenous people (Percentage of population)
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Indigenous people (Percentage of population) 0.8% 17.7%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Born in Australia 41.6% 83.4%
Born Elsewhere 50.9% 3.8%
Language spoken at home: English only 47.3% 86.6%
Language spoken at home: Other language 45.5% 2.2%
Australian citizen 58.6% 86.7%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Born in Australia 6,241 5,163
Born Elsewhere 7,635 236
Language spoken at home: English only 7,100 5,366
Language spoken at home: Other language 6,820 134
Australian citizen 8,787 5,368
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Married 27.3% 47.9%
Separated 1.4% 3.0%
Divorced 4.3% 7.5%
Widowed 2.2% 8.0%
Never married 65.0% 33.7%
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Married 3,688 2,319
Separated 183 146
Divorced 576 362
Widowed 293 387
Never married 8,787 1,630
Ancestry top responses
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Australian 12.6% 40.7%
Australian Aboriginal 0.2% 1.5%
Chinese 21.4% 0.3%
Croatian 0.3% 0%
Dutch 0.6% 0.3%
English 14.2% 28.2%
Filipino 1.1% 0.4%
French 0.6% 0.2%
German 2.1% 2.4%
Greek 3.8% 0.4%
Hungarian 0.4% 0.1%
Indian 2.3% 0.2%
Irish 7.6% 7.0%
Italian 2.2% 0.4%
Korean 0.9% 0%
Lebanese 0.7% 0.2%
Macedonian 0.1% 0%
Maltese 0.3% 0.1%
Maori 0.2% 0.2%
New Zealander 0.5% 0.2%
Polish 0.7% 0.1%
Russian 0.7% 0.0%
Scottish 3.9% 5.9%
Serbian 0.2% 0%
South African 0.6% 0.2%
Spanish 0.7% 0.1%
Sri Lankan 0.6% 0%
Turkish 0.2% 0%
Vietnamese 1.0% 0.0%
Welsh 0.4% 0.1%
Others 13.1% 1.4%
Ancestry not stated 5.9% 9.4%
Ancestry top responses
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Australian 2,392 3,199
Australian Aboriginal 35 116
Chinese 4,053 24
Croatian 54 0
Dutch 120 22
English 2,703 2,218
Filipino 207 33
French 122 16
German 399 186
Greek 714 31
Hungarian 68 10
Indian 428 16
Irish 1,439 553
Italian 424 28
Korean 176 0
Lebanese 136 12
Macedonian 18 0
Maltese 51 10
Maori 43 13
New Zealander 92 19
Polish 123 5
Russian 125 3
Scottish 746 463
Serbian 40 0
South African 110 14
Spanish 134 9
Sri Lankan 119 0
Turkish 45 0
Vietnamese 187 3
Welsh 67 10
Others 2,490 112
Ancestry not stated 1,125 736
Language spoken at home
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Afrikaans 0.1% 0%
Australian Indigenous Languages 0.1% 0.2%
Arabic 1.1% 0.2%
Bengali 0.6% 0%
Cantonese 5.5% 0.1%
Croatian 0.1% 0%
Dutch 0.1% 0.1%
Filipino 0.3% 0.2%
French 0.6% 0%
Greek 3.0% 0.1%
German 0.4% 0.1%
Hindi 0.8% 0.1%
Indones 2.5% 0%
Italian 0.8% 0%
Japanese 0.5% 0%
Korean 0.9% 0%
Language spoken at home not stated 7.2% 11.2%
Mandarin 14.6% 0.1%
Maltese 0.0% 0%
Macedonian 0.1% 0%
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 0.8% 0%
Other Indo-Aryan languages 0.5% 0.1%
Other Chinese 1.6% 0%
Other languages 2.9% 0.2%
Punjabi 0.1% 0%
Persian 0.9% 0%
Polish 0.2% 0%
Russian 0.8% 0.1%
Samoan 0.1% 0%
Serbian 0.2% 0%
Sinhale 0.4% 0%
Spanish 1.9% 0.1%
Tagalog 0.4% 0.2%
Tamil 0.3% 0.1%
Thai 0.9% 0.1%
Turkish 0.2% 0%
Urdu 0.4% 0.1%
Vietnamese 1.1% 0%
Language spoken at home
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Afrikaans 13 0
Australian Indigenous Languages 8 9
Arabic 169 12
Bengali 84 0
Cantonese 828 7
Croatian 18 0
Dutch 14 3
Filipino 47 14
French 96 0
Greek 452 8
German 61 3
Hindi 121 3
Indones 380 0
Italian 123 0
Japanese 73 0
Korean 137 0
Language spoken at home not stated 1,082 694
Mandarin 2,186 4
Maltese 5 0
Macedonian 10 0
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 121 0
Other Indo-Aryan languages 78 7
Other Chinese 239 0
Other languages 431 12
Punjabi 13 0
Persian 131 0
Polish 31 0
Russian 113 3
Samoan 7 0
Serbian 26 0
Sinhale 66 0
Spanish 281 4
Tagalog 58 15
Tamil 43 3
Thai 131 8
Turkish 34 0
Urdu 58 3
Vietnamese 158 0
Religious affiliation
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Lachlan, NSW, Local Government Area
Buddhism 4.8% 0.4% 719 22
Christianity Anglican 6.4% 23.5% 964 1,458
Christianity Asyrin Apstlic 0.0% 0% 4 0
Christianity Baptist 0.7% 0.5% 103 28
Christianity Brethren 0% 2.7% 0 165
Christianity Catholic 20.4% 25.5% 3,056 1,578
Christianity Church Christ 0.0% 0% 3 0
Christianity Eastrn Orthodox 5.2% 0.3% 774 20
Christinty Jehvahs Witnses 0.1% 0.2% 8 12
Christianity Latter-day Saints 0.1% 0.1% 9 3
Christianity Lutheran 0.2% 0.3% 26 18
Christianity Oriental Orthodox 0.2% 0.1% 34 6
Christianity Other Protestant 0.5% 0.3% 78 18
Christianity Pentecostal 0.8% 1.2% 117 73
Christinty Presbyterian and Reformed 1.7% 5.7% 250 354
Christianity Salvation Army 0.0% 0.1% 3 6
Christnty Seventh-day Adventist 0.1% 0.3% 10 20
Christianity Uniting Church 0.9% 6.6% 130 407
Christianity, nfd 1.7% 2.7% 256 170
Christianity Othr Christian 0% 0.1% 0 3
Hinduism 2.2% 0.4% 329 25
Islam 3.3% 0.1% 497 3
Judaism 2.3% 0% 341 0
Other Religions 0.5% 0.1% 68 3
Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation total 37.3% 16.8% 5,595 1,040
Religious affiliation not stated 10.9% 12.4% 1,636 767

Source: Complied from various sources including 2016 Census Data, ABS