Teven, New South Wales

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Teven
New South Wales
Teven is located in New South Wales
Teven
Teven
Coordinates 28°49′0″S 153°30′0″E / 28.81667°S 153.50000°E / -28.81667; 153.50000Coordinates: 28°49′0″S 153°30′0″E / 28.81667°S 153.50000°E / -28.81667; 153.50000
Population 250 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 7.72/km2 (20.0/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 2478
Area 32.4 km2 (12.5 sq mi)
Location
LGA(s) Ballina Shire
Localities around Teven:
Tintenbar Lennox Head
Alstonville Teven Ballina
Uralba Pimlico West Ballina

Teven is a village located on the Far North Coast of New South Wales (in Australia).

Administratively it is part of the Ballina Shire. It is located about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) or 9 minutes car drive north-west from Ballina along the Pacific Highway. Sydney, the state capital, is located approximately 750 kilometres (470 mi) or 8.5 hours car drive south from Teven.

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 census, Teven is represented as a State suburb (SSC 12250). There were 250 usual residents living in Teven. Of this count, 130 (or 52%) were males and 120 (or 48%) were females. The median age for persons living in Teven was 44 years. By age, 20% of the population were under 15 years old, 75% were between 15 and 65, and 5% were over 65 years old. Most people living in Teven were born in Australia (85%).[1]

Economy[edit]

According to the 2011 census, the median individual income was $510 per week. The median family income was $1,083 per week and the median household income in 2006 was $1,228 per week.[1]

There were 134 people employed in 2011 (to give an employment to working age population ratio of 0.73), and 5 people unemployed. The most common occupations were Managers (21%); Technicians and Trade Workers (20%); and, Labourers (15%). The top 5 industries for employment were Fruit and Tree Nut Growing (12%), Sheep, Beef Cattle and Grain Farming (5%), Supermarket and Grocery Stores (4%), School Education (4%) and Adult, Community and Other Education (4%).[1]

Housing[edit]

In the 2011 census, the median housing loan repayment was $1,517 per month. This equated to marginally under 29% of median household income. The median rent was $190 per week. This equated to just over 15% of median household income. The average household size was 3 persons.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "2011 Census QuickStats : Teven (State Suburb)". Australian Bureau of Statistics. 2013-03-28. Retrieved 2013-04-26.