2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Omeo

Code SSC21055 (SSC)
People 487
Male 255
Female 232
Median age 44
Families 121
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 304
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $843
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $148
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Total 487 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 255 52.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 232 47.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 487 people in Omeo (State Suburbs) of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 4.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 31 6.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 25 5.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 3.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 6.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 30 6.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 5.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 32 6.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 42 8.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 4.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 44 9.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 37 7.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 45 9.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 27 5.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 17 3.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 19 3.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 2.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 12 2.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Omeo (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 180 44.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 4.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 46 11.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 30 7.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 132 32.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Omeo (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.4% were married and 15.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Omeo (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 140 44.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 49 15.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 125 39.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Omeo (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Omeo (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 4 3.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 28 21.1 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 3.0 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 16 12.0 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 3.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 6.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 4.5 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 56 42.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 133 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Omeo (State Suburbs) 26.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.2% were in primary school, 17.4% in secondary school and 9.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 405 83.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 49 11.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 28 6.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 23 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 336 77.1 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Omeo (State Suburbs), 77.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Omeo % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 144 58.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 73 29.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 6.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 4.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 245 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 245 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Omeo (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 29.8% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 18 7.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 24 10.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 30 12.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 19 8.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 121 52.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Omeo (State Suburbs), 7.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 496 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 900 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 843 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Omeo (State Suburbs) was $496.

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

Unpaid work Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 283 70.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 94 23.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 37 9.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 134 33.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Omeo (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.2% provided care for children and 9.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 33.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 79 19.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 94 23.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 72 17.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 43 10.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Omeo (State Suburbs), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 58 48.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 40 33.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 22 18.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Omeo (State Suburbs), 33.3% were couple families with children, 48.3% were couple families without children and 18.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Omeo (State Suburbs) 14.3% of single parents were male and 85.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,281 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,042 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Omeo (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,042 and those without children was $1,281.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 20.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.1 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 26 27.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 6.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 7.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 14.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 11 11.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 9.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Omeo (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 27.1% 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 Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 184 68.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 86 31.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Omeo (State Suburbs), 68.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 31.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 170 92.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 3.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 4.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Omeo (State Suburbs), 92.4% were separate houses, 3.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.6 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 15 8.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 34 18.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 94 50.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 37 19.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.6 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Omeo (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.1% had 1 bedroom, 18.3% had 2 bedrooms and 50.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 76 41.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 49 26.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 51 27.9 515,586 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 3.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Omeo (State Suburbs), 41.5% were owned outright, 26.8% were owned with a mortgage and 27.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 122 65.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 60 32.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.6 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Omeo (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.9% were family households, 32.4% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.4 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Omeo (State Suburbs), 27.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.4% 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 Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 148 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 Omeo % Victoria % Australia %
None 8 4.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 57 31.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 69 37.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 40 21.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 9 4.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Omeo (State Suburbs), 31.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.9% 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 Omeo % 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 58 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Omeo (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 58 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Omeo % 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 900 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Omeo (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 $900.

Mortgage and rent Omeo % 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 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Omeo (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 $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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