2006 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Peachester (L)

Code UCL345460 (UCL)
People 452
Male 224
Female 228
Median age 37
Australian citizenship 392
People born overseas 78
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 117
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 165
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $821
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,133
Median weekly rent $230
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Peachester (L) % Australia %
Total 452 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 224 49.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 228 50.4 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 Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Of the total population 0.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Peachester (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 27 6.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 86 19.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 54 11.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 173 38.3 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 62 13.7 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 51 11.3 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 37 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 25.0% of people usually resident in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.0% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 37 years.

Selected characteristics Peachester (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 392 86.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 78 17.3 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 86.7% of people usually resident in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 17.3% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Peachester (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 188 55.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 44 12.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 7 2.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 101 29.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 12.9% were either separated or divorced, 2.1% were widowed and 29.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Peachester (L) % Australia %
Australia 350 77.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Peachester (L) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Peachester (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 109 57.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 61 32.1 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 10 5.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 2.6 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 5 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 137 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 190 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 190 people aged 15 years and over in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 57.4% worked full-time, 32.1% worked part-time, 5.3% were away from work, 2.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 137 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Peachester (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 360 -- 466 --
Family 1,015 -- 1,171 --
Household 821 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $360, the median family income was $1,015 and the median household income was $821.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Peachester (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 44 37.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 57 48.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 16 13.7 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 117 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 117 families in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 37.6% were couple families without children, 48.7% were couple families with children, 13.7% 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 Peachester (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 155 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 165 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 155 occupied private dwellings were counted in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Peachester (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 155 100.0 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 Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 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 Peachester (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 59 38.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 64 41.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 25 16.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 5.2 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 41.3% were owned with a mortgage and 16.1% were rented.

Landlord type Peachester (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 10 40.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 13 52.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 40.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 52.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Peachester (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 230 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,133 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $230. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,133. The average people per household was 2.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Peachester (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 114 73.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 30 19.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 3.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Peachester (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 73.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.4% 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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