2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Horseshoe Bay (L)

Code UCL327900 (UCL)
People 484
Male 256
Female 228
Median age 44
Australian citizenship 413
People born overseas 106
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 144
Families 132
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 281
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $805
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,000
Median weekly rent $190
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Total 484 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 256 52.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 228 47.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 1.7 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 484 people were usually resident in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Of the total population 1.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 61 12.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 35 7.2 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 234 48.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 68 14.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 56 11.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 44 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 18.6% of people usually resident in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 44 years.

Selected characteristics Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 413 85.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 106 21.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 144 29.8 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.3% of people usually resident in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 21.9% were born overseas and 29.8% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 193 49.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 75 19.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 15 3.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 114 29.0 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 49.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 19.1% were either separated or divorced, 3.8% were widowed and 29.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Australia 336 69.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 124 53.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 78 33.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 13 5.6 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 4.8 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 2.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 130 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 231 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 231 people aged 15 years and over in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 53.7% worked full-time, 33.8% worked part-time, 5.6% were away from work, 4.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.2% were unemployed. 130 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 447 -- 466 --
Family 963 -- 1,171 --
Household 805 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $447, the median family income was $963 and the median household income was $805.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 63 47.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 41 31.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 28 21.2 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 132 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 132 families in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 47.7% were couple families without children, 31.1% were couple families with children, 21.2% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 223 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 281 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 223 occupied private dwellings were counted in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 207 92.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 11 4.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 5 2.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.9% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 61 27.4 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 74 33.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 64 28.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 4 1.8 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 9.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 33.2% were owned with a mortgage and 28.7% were rented.

Landlord type Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 37 57.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 25 39.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 57.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 39.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 190 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,000 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $190. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000. The average people per household was 2.3 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Horseshoe Bay (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 134 60.1 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 41 18.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 7 3.1 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Horseshoe Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 60.1% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 18.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.1% 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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