2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Linton

Code SSC20793 (SSC)
People 591
Male 321
Female 270
Median age 49
Families 171
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 326
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $730
Median monthly mortgage repayments $861
Median weekly rent $160
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Total 591 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 321 54.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 270 45.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 591 people in Linton (State Suburbs) of these 54.3% were male and 45.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 4.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 32 5.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 32 5.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 36 6.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 2.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 1.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 4.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 42 7.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 48 8.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 43 7.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 63 10.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 52 8.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 55 9.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 40 6.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 31 5.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 15 2.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 2.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 1.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Linton (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 226 45.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 4.4 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 68 13.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 38 7.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 145 29.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Linton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.3% were married and 18.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 38 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Linton (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 38 years.

Social marital status Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 219 48.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 50 11.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 186 40.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Linton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 51 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Linton (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 51 years.

Education Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 9 6.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 40 30.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 4.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 23 17.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 5.3 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 8 6.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 4.6 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 9 6.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 17.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 131 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Linton (State Suburbs) 22.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.8% were in primary school, 22.0% in secondary school and 13.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 478 81.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 110 19.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 41 7.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 18 3.2 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 395 70.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Linton (State Suburbs), 70.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Linton % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 128 51.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 81 32.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 6.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 24 9.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 250 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 250 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Linton (State Suburbs). Of these 51.2% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 9.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 8.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 37 16.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 26 11.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 33 14.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 95 41.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Linton (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 16.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Linton (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

Occupation Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 393 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,013 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 730 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Linton (State Suburbs) was $393.

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

Unpaid work Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 342 68.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 112 22.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 70 13.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 110 22.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Linton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.4% provided care for children and 13.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Linton % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 71 14.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 111 22.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 78 15.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 82 16.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Linton (State Suburbs), 22.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 81 47.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 60 35.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 27 15.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.8 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Linton (State Suburbs), 35.1% were couple families with children, 47.4% were couple families without children and 15.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 38.5 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 61.5 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Linton (State Suburbs) 38.5% of single parents were male and 61.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,468 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,536 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Linton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,536 and those without children was $1,468.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 9 6.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 4.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 31 22.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 26 19.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 3.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 41 30.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 12 8.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 4.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Linton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 6.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 22.8% 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 Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 250 78.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 68 21.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Linton (State Suburbs), 78.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 247 98.8 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 3 1.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Linton (State Suburbs), 98.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 3.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 48 19.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 131 52.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 55 22.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 2.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Linton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 19.4% had 2 bedrooms and 52.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 125 50.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 84 33.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 32 12.9 515,586 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 7 2.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Linton (State Suburbs), 50.4% were owned outright, 33.9% were owned with a mortgage and 12.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 170 67.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 76 30.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 2.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Linton (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.7% were family households, 30.3% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Linton (State Suburbs), 37.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.6% 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 Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 861 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.1 -- 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 Linton % Victoria % Australia %
None 9 3.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 84 33.6 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 90 36.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 62 24.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 2.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Linton (State Suburbs), 33.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.8% 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 Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Linton (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Linton % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 250 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Linton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $250.

Mortgage and rent Linton % 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 592 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Linton (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 $592.

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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