2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Belgrave Heights

Code SSC21067 (SSC)
People 1,441
Male 719
Female 722
Median age 35
Australian citizenship 1,297
People born overseas 218
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7
Families 404
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 499
Average people per household 3.0
Median weekly household income $1,242
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,257
Median weekly rent $175
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People — demographics
People Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Total 1,441 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 719 49.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 722 50.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 1.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,441 people were usually resident in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs): of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Belgrave Heights % Australia %
People
0-4 years 106 7.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 231 16.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 211 14.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 640 44.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 167 11.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 86 6.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 35 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 23.4% of people usually resident in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 17.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 35 years.

Selected characteristics Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,297 90.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 218 15.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 7 0.5 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 90.0% of people usually resident in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 15.1% were born overseas and 0.5% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Belgrave Heights % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 605 54.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 107 9.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 29 2.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 364 33.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 54.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs) were married, 9.7% were either separated or divorced, 2.6% were widowed and 33.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Australia 1,149 79.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Belgrave Heights % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Belgrave Heights % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Belgrave Heights % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 461 58.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 251 31.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 31 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 23 2.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 28 3.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 272 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 794 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 794 people aged 15 years and over in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 58.1% worked full-time, 31.6% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.5% were unemployed. 272 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Belgrave Heights % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 515 -- 466 --
Family 1,403 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,242 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $515, the median family income was $1,403 and the median household income was $1,242.

Expand Families category,
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Families — family composition
Family composition Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Couple family without children 122 30.2 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 227 56.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 55 13.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 404 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 404 families in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs): of these 30.2% were couple families without children, 56.2% were couple families with children, 13.6% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 480 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 499 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 480 occupied private dwellings were counted in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 456 95.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 7 1.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 14 2.9 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs), 95.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 161 33.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 251 52.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 50 10.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 4.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs), 33.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 52.3% were owned with a mortgage and 10.4% were rented.

Landlord type Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 19 38.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 26 52.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 12.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 38.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Median weekly rent 175 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,257 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $175. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,257. The average people per household was 3.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Belgrave Heights % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 403 84.0 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 63 13.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 9 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Belgrave Heights (State Suburbs), 84.0% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 13.1% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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