2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Princetown

Code SSC26487 (SSC)
People 459
Male 227
Female 232
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 409
People born overseas 45
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 107
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 199
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,025
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,087
Median weekly rent $0
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Princetown % Australia %
Total 459 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 227 49.5 9,799,252 49.4
Female 232 50.5 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.9 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 459 people were usually resident in Princetown (State Suburbs): of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Of the total population 0.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Princetown % Australia %
People
0-4 years 34 7.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 108 23.5 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 50 10.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 192 41.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 47 10.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 29 6.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 30.9% of people usually resident in Princetown (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 16.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Princetown % Australia %
Australian citizenship 409 89.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 45 9.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.1% of people usually resident in Princetown (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 9.8% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Princetown % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 167 52.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 40 12.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 4.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 93 29.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Princetown (State Suburbs) were married, 12.6% were either separated or divorced, 4.7% were widowed and 29.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Princetown % Australia %
Australia 376 81.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Princetown % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Princetown % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 156 67.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 48 20.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 3.5 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 4.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 7 3.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 70 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 230 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 230 people aged 15 years and over in Princetown (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 67.8% worked full-time, 20.9% worked part-time, 3.5% were away from work, 4.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.0% were unemployed. 70 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Princetown % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 457 -- 466 --
Family 1,119 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,025 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Princetown (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $457, the median family income was $1,119 and the median household income was $1,025.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Princetown % Australia %
Couple family without children 30 28.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 68 63.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 9 8.4 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 107 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 107 families in Princetown (State Suburbs): of these 28.0% were couple families without children, 63.6% were couple families with children, 8.4% 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 Princetown % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 158 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 199 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 158 occupied private dwellings were counted in Princetown (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Princetown % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 151 95.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 7 4.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Princetown (State Suburbs), 95.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Princetown % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 43 27.2 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 54 34.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 45 28.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 3.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 7.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Princetown (State Suburbs), 27.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.2% were owned with a mortgage and 28.5% were rented.

Landlord type Princetown % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 6 13.3 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 32 71.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 13.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Princetown (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 13.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 71.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Princetown % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,087 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Princetown (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,087. The average people per household was 3.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Princetown % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 102 64.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 31 19.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Princetown (State Suburbs), 64.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.6% were single (or lone) person households and 3.2% 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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