2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Mount Beauty

Code UCL235400 (UCL)
People 1,700
Male 820
Female 880
Median age 46
Australian citizenship 1,512
People born overseas 274
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27
Families 451
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,087
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $696
Median monthly mortgage repayment $800
Median weekly rent $135
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mount Beauty % Australia %
Total 1,700 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 820 48.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 880 51.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 1,700 people were usually resident in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mount Beauty % Australia %
People
0-4 years 85 5.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 183 10.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 163 9.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 663 39.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 248 14.6 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 360 21.2 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 46 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 15.8% of people usually resident in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 35.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 46 years.

Selected characteristics Mount Beauty % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,512 88.9 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 274 16.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 27 1.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.9% of people usually resident in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 16.1% were born overseas and 1.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mount Beauty % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 750 52.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 169 11.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 143 10.0 936,813 5.9
Never married 370 25.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 52.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 11.8% were either separated or divorced, 10.0% were widowed and 25.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mount Beauty % Australia %
Australia 1,311 77.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Beauty % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Mount Beauty % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mount Beauty % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 399 52.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 266 35.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 33 4.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 20 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 37 4.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 584 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 755 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 755 people aged 15 years and over in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 52.8% worked full-time, 35.2% worked part-time, 4.4% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.9% were unemployed. 584 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Mount Beauty % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Beauty % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 381 -- 466 --
Family 938 -- 1,171 --
Household 696 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $381, the median family income was $938 and the median household income was $696.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Beauty % Australia %
Couple family without children 228 50.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 154 34.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 66 14.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 3 0.7 89,686 1.7
Total families 451 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 451 families in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 50.6% were couple families without children, 34.1% were couple families with children, 14.6% were one parent families and 0.7% 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 Mount Beauty % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 771 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,087 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 771 occupied private dwellings were counted in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Mount Beauty % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 729 94.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 1.9 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 23 3.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 4 0.5 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.6% were separate houses, 1.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mount Beauty % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 349 45.3 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 199 25.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 165 21.4 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 54 7.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.3% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 25.8% were owned with a mortgage and 21.4% were rented.

Landlord type Mount Beauty % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 76 46.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 11 6.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 76 46.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 4 2.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 46.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 6.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 46.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Mount Beauty % Australia %
Median weekly rent 135 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 800 -- 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 Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $135. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $800. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Beauty % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 450 58.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 219 28.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 19 2.5 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Mount Beauty (Urban Centres and Localities), 58.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 28.4% were single (or lone) person households and 2.5% 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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