2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Myrtleford

Code SSC20969 (SSC)
People 3,181
Male 1,588
Female 1,593
Median age 47
Families 853
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,505
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $750
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,170
Median weekly rent $165
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Total 3,181 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,588 49.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,593 50.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 1.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,181 people in Myrtleford (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 175 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 156 4.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 202 6.3 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 193 6.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 123 3.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 119 3.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 148 4.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 143 4.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 212 6.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 235 7.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 234 7.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 218 6.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 239 7.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 187 5.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 177 5.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 169 5.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 128 4.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 125 3.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Myrtleford (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,351 51.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 94 3.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 200 7.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 280 10.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 724 27.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Myrtleford (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.0% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Myrtleford (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,214 51.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 199 8.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 928 39.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Myrtleford (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 46 6.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 76 10.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 128 17.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 105 14.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 91 12.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 1.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 63 8.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 25 3.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 20 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 166 22.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 737 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs) 23.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.1% were in primary school, 28.5% in secondary school and 11.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,532 79.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 773 25.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 185 6.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 111 3.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,966 64.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 64.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 738 53.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 464 33.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 88 6.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 93 6.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,383 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,383 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Myrtleford (State Suburbs). Of these 53.4% were employed full time, 33.6% were employed part-time and 6.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 170 13.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 140 10.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 154 11.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 252 19.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 488 37.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Myrtleford (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 418 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 974 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 750 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Myrtleford (State Suburbs) was $418.

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

Unpaid work Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,852 69.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 637 24.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 346 13.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 650 24.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.1% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 500 18.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 664 25.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 356 13.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 331 12.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 414 48.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 306 35.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 126 14.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.7 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 35.9% were couple families with children, 48.6% were couple families without children and 14.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Myrtleford % 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 Myrtleford (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 Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,597 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,715 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,715 and those without children was $1,597.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 117 16.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 18 2.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 161 22.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 87 12.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 48 6.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 211 29.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 34 4.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 45 6.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 22.3% 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 Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,286 87.4 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 186 12.6 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 87.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,163 90.5 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 32 2.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 73 5.7 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 17 1.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 90.5% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.7% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.6 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 31 2.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 239 18.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 714 55.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 266 20.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 25 1.9 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 Myrtleford (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 18.6% had 2 bedrooms and 55.7% 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 Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 596 46.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 325 25.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 321 25.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 36 2.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 46.4% were owned outright, 25.3% were owned with a mortgage and 25.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 843 65.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 405 31.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 35 2.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.7% were family households, 31.6% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 40.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.5% 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 Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 165 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,170 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
None 94 7.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 472 36.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 456 35.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 221 17.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 43 3.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), 36.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.2% 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 Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 37 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 43.2 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 21 56.8 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Myrtleford (State Suburbs), there were 37 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 43.2%) were male and 21 (or 56.8%) 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 Myrtleford % 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 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,281 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,281.

Mortgage and rent Myrtleford % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 165 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Myrtleford (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $165 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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