2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Omeo

Code SSC26397 (SSC)
People 452
Male 235
Female 217
Median age 43
Australian citizenship 426
People born overseas 28
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 109
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 261
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $715
Median monthly mortgage repayment $680
Median weekly rent $115
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People — demographics
People Omeo % Australia %
Total 452 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 235 52.0 9,799,252 49.4
Female 217 48.0 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 452 people were usually resident in Omeo (State Suburbs): of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Omeo % Australia %
People
0-4 years 24 5.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 56 12.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 44 9.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 185 40.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 67 14.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 76 16.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 43 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 17.7% of people usually resident in Omeo (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 43 years.

Selected characteristics Omeo % Australia %
Australian citizenship 426 94.2 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 28 6.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 94.2% of people usually resident in Omeo (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 6.2% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Omeo % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 184 49.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 57 15.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 27 7.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 104 28.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Omeo (State Suburbs) were married, 15.3% were either separated or divorced, 7.3% were widowed and 28.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Omeo % Australia %
Australia 386 85.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Omeo % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Omeo % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Omeo % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 150 60.2 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 68 27.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 7 2.8 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 10 4.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 14 5.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 106 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 249 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 249 people aged 15 years and over in Omeo (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.2% worked full-time, 27.3% worked part-time, 2.8% were away from work, 4.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.6% were unemployed. 106 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Omeo % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Omeo % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 420 -- 466 --
Family 883 -- 1,171 --
Household 715 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Omeo (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $420, the median family income was $883 and the median household income was $715.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Omeo % Australia %
Couple family without children 49 45.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 44 40.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 13 11.9 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 2.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 109 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 109 families in Omeo (State Suburbs): of these 45.0% were couple families without children, 40.4% were couple families with children, 11.9% were one parent families and 2.8% 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 Omeo % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 198 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 261 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 198 occupied private dwellings were counted in Omeo (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Omeo % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 170 85.9 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 3.5 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 21 10.6 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Omeo (State Suburbs), 85.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.5% were flats, units or apartments and 10.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Omeo % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 76 38.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 55 27.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 50 25.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 9.6 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Omeo (State Suburbs), 38.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.8% were owned with a mortgage and 25.3% were rented.

Landlord type Omeo % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 11 22.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 5 10.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 31 62.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 5 10.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Omeo (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 22.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 62.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Omeo % Australia %
Median weekly rent 115 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 680 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Omeo (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $115. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $680. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Omeo % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 111 56.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 61 30.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 8 4.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Omeo (State Suburbs), 56.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.8% were single (or lone) person households and 4.0% 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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