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Zetland is a suburb of south Sydney in east New South Wales and has a population of around 2,600 (54.1% male, 45.9% female). Around 630 families live in the area and of those 24.9% have one or more children under the age of 15. 9.4% of families have only a single parent while 56.8% of couples have no children. Zetland covers an area of approximately 80 hectares (198 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Zetland is between $1,000-$1,299 per week (13.8% of people). 9.0% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 8.3% of the population.
Of the 1064 private dwellings in Zetland 12% are owned outright by their occupiers, 34% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 52% are being rented. On average there are around 2.5 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Zetland is as follows: 0.6% separate houses, 24.6% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 74.9% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Zetland 30% are married, 6% are divorced, 3% are separated, 1% are widowed and 60% have never married.
Compared to the rest of Australia, Zetland has an above average migrant population, with around 54.8% of residents being born overseas. The top 5 countries of birth for migrants in the area are: China (7.6%), United Kingdom (5.0%), Hong Kong (3.6%), Indonesia (3.3%), New Zealand (2.3%).
Zetland varies in altitude/elevation from about 15 m (highlight point) to 30 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Zetland is 2017.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Zetland include Alexandria, Beaconsfield, Kensington, Rosebery and Waterloo.
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