2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Heathcote Junction

Code SSC20612 (SSC)
People 847
Male 432
Female 415
Median age 34
Families 241
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 298
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,437
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Total 847 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 432 51.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 415 49.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 1.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 847 people in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 72 8.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 59 7.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 58 6.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 71 8.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 51 6.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 49 5.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 52 6.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 71 8.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 64 7.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 68 8.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 63 7.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 53 6.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 68 8.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 2.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 1.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 0.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.4 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 336 51.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 14 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 43 6.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 1.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 257 39.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.1% were married and 8.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 59 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 335 53.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 84 13.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 204 32.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 18 7.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 57 23.1 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 2.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 2.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 51 20.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 16 6.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 25 10.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 24 9.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 38 15.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 247 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.5% were in primary school, 27.6% in secondary school and 18.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 757 89.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 104 12.8 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 53 6.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 43 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 611 75.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 75.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 280 60.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 141 30.5 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 4.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 20 4.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 462 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 462 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs). Of these 60.6% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 56 12.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 35 8.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 47 10.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 76 17.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 199 45.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 566 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,404 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,437 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) was $566.

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

Unpaid work Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 520 79.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 206 31.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 80 12.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 152 23.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.3% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 161 24.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 189 28.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 91 13.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 79 12.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 82 34.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 132 54.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 24 10.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 54.8% were couple families with children, 34.0% were couple families without children and 10.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs) 29.6% of single parents were male and 70.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,100 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,833 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,833 and those without children was $2,100.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 43 20.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 1.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 59 28.0 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 36 17.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 7.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 26 12.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 12 5.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 7.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 1.4% had both employed part-time and 28.0% 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 Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 267 89.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 31 10.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 89.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 266 100.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 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.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 9.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 110 41.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 124 47.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.1 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 9.1% had 2 bedrooms and 41.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 87 32.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 166 62.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10 3.8 515,586 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 3 1.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 32.7% were owned outright, 62.4% were owned with a mortgage and 3.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 233 87.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 31 11.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.3% were family households, 11.6% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 15.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.3% 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 Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.3 -- 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 Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.5 -- 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 Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 40 15.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 115 43.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 102 38.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), 15.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.6% 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 Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 70.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 30.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 70.0%) were male and 3 (or 30.0%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,750 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

Mortgage and rent Heathcote Junction % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Heathcote Junction (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

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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