2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Sandford

Code SSC26575 (SSC)
People 287
Male 138
Female 149
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 275
People born overseas 21
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 74
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 148
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $672
Median monthly mortgage repayment $652
Median weekly rent $85
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Sandford % Australia %
Total 287 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 138 48.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 149 51.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 287 people were usually resident in Sandford (State Suburbs): of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Sandford % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 3.1 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 38 13.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 26 9.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 116 40.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 53 18.5 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 44 15.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 16.4% of people usually resident in Sandford (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 33.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Sandford % Australia %
Australian citizenship 275 95.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 21 7.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 1.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 95.8% of people usually resident in Sandford (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 7.3% were born overseas and 1.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Sandford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 125 52.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 31 13.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 17 7.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 66 27.6 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Sandford (State Suburbs) were married, 13.0% were either separated or divorced, 7.1% were widowed and 27.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Sandford % Australia %
Australia 248 86.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Sandford % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Sandford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 79 53.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 48 32.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 9 6.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 3 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 8 5.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 86 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 147 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 147 people aged 15 years and over in Sandford (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 53.7% worked full-time, 32.7% worked part-time, 6.1% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.4% were unemployed. 86 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Sandford % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 368 -- 466 --
Family 1,050 -- 1,171 --
Household 672 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Sandford (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $368, the median family income was $1,050 and the median household income was $672.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Sandford % Australia %
Couple family without children 33 44.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 35 47.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 6 8.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 74 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 74 families in Sandford (State Suburbs): of these 44.6% were couple families without children, 47.3% were couple families with children, 8.1% 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 Sandford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 118 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 148 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 118 occupied private dwellings were counted in Sandford (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Sandford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 118 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Sandford (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Sandford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 63 53.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 38 32.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 15 12.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Sandford (State Suburbs), 53.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 32.2% were owned with a mortgage and 12.7% were rented.

Landlord type Sandford % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 13 86.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Sandford (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 86.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Sandford % Australia %
Median weekly rent 85 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 652 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Sandford (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $85. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $652. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Sandford % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 77 65.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 39 33.1 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 0 0.0 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Sandford (State Suburbs), 65.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 33.1% were single (or lone) person households and 0.0% 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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