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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Brown Hill (Vic.)

Code SSC20191 (SSC)
People 3,078
Male 1,495
Female 1,583
Median age 35
Families 832
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,318
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,107
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,326
Median weekly rent $230
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 3,078 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,495 48.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,583 51.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 58 1.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,078 people in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 238 7.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 182 5.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 179 5.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 217 7.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 255 8.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 206 6.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 219 7.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 203 6.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 213 6.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 209 6.8 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 247 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 172 5.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 169 5.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 90 2.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 100 3.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 80 2.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 59 1.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 40 1.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,168 47.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 77 3.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 227 9.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 124 5.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 883 35.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.1% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,082 47.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 234 10.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 949 41.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 67 8.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 124 14.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 94 11.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 16 1.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 78 9.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 78 9.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 26 3.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 52 6.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 136 16.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 26 3.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 143 17.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 840 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 27.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.7% were in primary school, 21.5% in secondary school and 22.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,709 88.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 308 10.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 177 6.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 124 4.2 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,315 79.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 79.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 952 58.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 502 30.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 99 6.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 87 5.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,640 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,640 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.0% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 185 11.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 144 9.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 169 10.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 277 17.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 675 43.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 559 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,356 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,107 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $559.

Travel to work, top responses Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,835 74.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 747 30.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 278 11.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 497 20.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.1% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 578 23.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 659 26.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 319 12.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 281 11.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 318 38.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 353 42.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 151 18.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 42.3% were couple families with children, 38.1% were couple families without children and 18.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 18.3% of single parents were male and 81.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,700 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,019 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,019 and those without children was $1,700.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 133 19.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 28 4.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 197 29.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 95 14.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 33 4.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 98 14.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 45 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 45 6.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 29.2% 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 Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,174 90.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 120 9.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,014 86.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 38 3.2 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 118 10.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 86.4% were separate houses, 3.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 32 2.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 193 16.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 622 53.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 300 25.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 26 2.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 16.5% had 2 bedrooms and 53.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 363 31.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 466 39.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 313 26.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 2.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 31.0% were owned outright, 39.8% were owned with a mortgage and 26.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 825 70.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 301 25.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 47 4.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.3% were family households, 25.7% were single person households and 4.0% were group households.

Household income Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 26.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.2% 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 Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 230 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,326 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 77 6.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 366 31.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 459 39.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 232 19.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 37 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 31.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.8% 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 Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 57 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 45.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 31 54.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 57 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 45.6%) were male and 31 (or 54.4%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Brown Hill (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 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 666 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $666.

Mortgage and rent Brown Hill (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 215 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Brown Hill (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $215 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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