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McMahons Creek

Code SSC20861 (SSC)
People 220
Male 118
Female 102
Median age 40
Families 50
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 141
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $668
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,387
Median weekly rent $175
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Total 220 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 118 53.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 102 46.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 5.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 220 people in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) of these 53.6% were male and 46.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.0% of the population.

Age McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 4.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 15 6.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 18 8.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 16 7.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 12 5.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 14 6.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 8.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 20 9.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 18 8.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 17 7.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 17 7.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 17 7.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 11 5.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 6 2.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3 1.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 2.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 1.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.6% of the population.

Registered marital status McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 33.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 5.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 25 13.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4 2.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 83 45.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 33.1% were married and 18.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 36 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 62 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 37.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 18 12.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 75 50.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 37.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 3 4.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 19.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 8.5 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 14 19.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 9 12.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 4.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 4.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 19 26.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 71 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) 32.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 18.3% in secondary school and 16.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 173 78.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 51 24.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 16 7.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 12 5.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 126 61.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 61.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 44 46.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 29 30.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 10.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 11.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 94 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 94 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs). Of these 46.8% were employed full time, 30.9% were employed part-time and 11.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 10 12.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 3 3.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 10 12.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 10 12.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 37 46.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 358 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 660 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 668 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) was $358.

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

Unpaid work McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 119 65.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 47 25.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 33 18.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 40 22.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.8% provided care for children and 18.1% 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 McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 28 15.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 41 22.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 27 14.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 23 12.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 22.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 17 33.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 18 35.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 31.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 35.3% were couple families with children, 33.3% were couple families without children and 31.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs) 30.8% of single parents were male and 69.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 900 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $900 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 8 20.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 7.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 3 7.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 22.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 7.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 8 20.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 3 7.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 7.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.0% had both partners employed full-time, 7.5% had both employed part-time and 7.5% 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 McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 88 63.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 51 36.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 63.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 36.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 84 95.5 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 4 4.5 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 95.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 11.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 34 37.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 34 37.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 12 13.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 11.1% had 1 bedroom, 37.8% had 2 bedrooms and 37.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 34 37.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 42 46.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10 11.1 515,586 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 4 4.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 37.8% were owned outright, 46.7% were owned with a mortgage and 11.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 51 57.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 33 37.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 5.6 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.3% were family households, 37.1% were single person households and 5.6% were group households.

Household income McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 50.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 50.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 175 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.9 -- 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 McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
None 4 4.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 35 39.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 32 36.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 18 20.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), 39.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.2% 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 McMahons Creek % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 36.4 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 7 63.6 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 12 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 36.4%) were male and 7 (or 63.6%) were female. The median age was 12 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics McMahons Creek % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 167 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In McMahons Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $167.

Mortgage and rent McMahons Creek % 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 1,777 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In McMahons Creek (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 $1,777.

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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