Table 4. Households by Household Composition and Size, 2001
Persons per household Household Composition 2001 Total
  Single Person Couples without children Couples with children Lone parent households Other households  
1         1,009      1,009
2           438             212              142         792
3               286             146              166         598
4               314               69              163         546
5               180               22              157         359
6                 60                 6              139         205
7                 29                 5                69         103
8                  5                 1                39           45
9                  3                 1                28           32
10 & over                  1                40           41
Total         1,009           438               878             462              943      3,730
Percent 27.1% 11.7% 23.5% 12.4% 25.3% 100.0%
Table 2 . Households by  Size, 1974 - 2001
Persons per household Households Percentage Distribution
1974 1984 1992 2001 1974 1984 1992 2001
1 344           435               651          1,009 21.8% 23.7% 24.9% 27.1%
2 277           367               518             792 17.5% 20.0% 19.8% 21.2%
3 188           221               402             598 11.9% 12.0% 15.3% 16.0%
4 164           212               356             546 10.4% 11.5% 13.6% 14.6%
5 160           172               257             359 10.1% 9.4% 9.8% 9.6%
6 121           144               158             205 7.7% 7.8% 6.0% 5.5%
7 91           114               121             103 5.8% 6.2% 4.6% 2.8%
8 74             68                 65               45 4.7% 3.7% 2.5% 1.2%
9 69             45                 39               32 4.4% 2.5% 1.5% 0.9%
10 & over 93             58                 52               41 5.9% 3.2% 2.0% 1.1%
Total 1581        1,836            2,619          3,730 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%