2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | Postal Areas

3677, Vic

Code POA3677 (POA)
People 17,170
Male 8,066
Female 9,104
Median age 41
Families 4,470
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 8,021
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $846
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Total 17,170 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 8,066 47.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 9,104 53.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 211 1.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 17,170 people in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) of these 47.0% were male and 53.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,127 6.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,119 6.5 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,045 6.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,124 6.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 885 5.2 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 960 5.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,001 5.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,024 6.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,103 6.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,092 6.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,074 6.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,068 6.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 969 5.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 835 4.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 780 4.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 689 4.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 632 3.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 643 3.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.9% of the population.

Registered marital status 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 6,458 46.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 505 3.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,214 8.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,335 9.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,369 31.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) aged 15 years and over, 46.5% were married and 12.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,847 46.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,031 8.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 5,601 44.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 255 5.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 717 15.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 595 12.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 66 1.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 583 12.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 482 10.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 57 1.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 460 9.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 250 5.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 86 1.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,157 24.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,708 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) 27.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.3% were in primary school, 23.8% in secondary school and 15.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 14,958 87.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,933 12.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 895 5.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 560 3.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 12,721 79.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 79.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,392 55.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,566 32.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 522 6.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 443 5.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,923 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 7,923 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas). Of these 55.4% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 930 12.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 766 10.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 872 11.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,405 18.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,990 40.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 12.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 485 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,124 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 846 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) was $485.

Travel to work, top responses 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 9,677 69.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,785 27.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,705 12.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,996 21.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.3% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,867 20.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,508 25.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,747 12.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,556 11.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,790 40.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,728 38.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 881 19.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 70 1.6 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 38.7% were couple families with children, 40.1% were couple families without children and 19.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas) 14.4% of single parents were male and 85.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,631 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,770 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
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In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,770 and those without children was $1,631.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 649 18.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 142 4.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 815 23.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 436 12.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 204 5.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 835 23.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 222 6.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 218 6.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), of couple families, 18.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 23.1% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 7,006 89.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 799 10.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 89.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,928 84.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 358 5.1 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 670 9.6 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 53 0.8 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 84.6% were separate houses, 5.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 12 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 259 3.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,393 19.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 3,639 51.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,525 21.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 180 2.6 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 19.9% had 2 bedrooms and 51.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,547 36.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,229 31.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,968 28.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 49 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 218 3.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 36.3% were owned outright, 31.8% were owned with a mortgage and 28.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 4,419 63.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 2,396 34.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 194 2.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), of all households, 63.0% were family households, 34.2% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 34.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.0% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 9.1 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 10.1 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
None 632 9.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,816 40.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,401 34.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 863 12.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 297 4.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), 40.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 210 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 88 41.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 122 58.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), there were 210 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 88 (or 41.9%) were male and 122 (or 58.1%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 817 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $817.

Mortgage and rent 3677, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 190 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In 3677, Vic (Postal Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $190 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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