2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Quarry Hill

Code SSC21122 (SSC)
People 2,338
Male 1,135
Female 1,203
Median age 34
Families 587
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,052
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,186
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,207
Median weekly rent $230
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 Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,338 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,135 48.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,203 51.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,338 people in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 179 7.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 146 6.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 140 6.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 159 6.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 240 10.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 167 7.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 143 6.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 175 7.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 165 7.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 146 6.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 168 7.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 124 5.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 119 5.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 80 3.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 76 3.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 44 1.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 41 1.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 28 1.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 819 43.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 63 3.4 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 178 9.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 71 3.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 735 39.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.9% were married and 13.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 732 43.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 200 11.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 745 44.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 47 6.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 108 14.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 67 8.7 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 2.6 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 75 9.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 37 4.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 3.6 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51 6.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 177 22.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 14 1.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 149 19.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 773 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs) 33.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.1% were in primary school, 18.3% in secondary school and 29.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,051 87.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 176 8.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 143 6.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 73 3.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,788 82.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 82.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 665 53.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 453 36.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 74 5.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 61 4.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,253 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,253 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs). Of these 53.1% were employed full time, 36.2% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 163 13.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 137 11.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 153 12.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 221 18.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 442 37.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 13.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 605 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,468 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,186 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs) was $605.

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

Unpaid work Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,468 78.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 559 29.9 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 214 11.5 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 510 27.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.9% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 480 25.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 563 30.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 241 12.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 184 9.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 30.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 238 40.5 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 242 41.2 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 103 17.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 41.2% were couple families with children, 40.5% were couple families without children and 17.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs) 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,845 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,150 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,150 and those without children was $1,845.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 88 18.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 7.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 132 27.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 54 11.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 25 5.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 70 14.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 41 8.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 33 6.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.4% had both partners employed full-time, 7.5% had both employed part-time and 27.6% 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 Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 912 90.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 95 9.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 90.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 797 87.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 13 1.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 99 10.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 87.4% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 3.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 237 25.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 468 51.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 166 18.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.3 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 25.9% had 2 bedrooms and 51.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 279 30.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 288 31.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 322 35.3 515,586 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 23 2.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 30.6% were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 35.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 582 63.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 263 28.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 67 7.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.8% were family households, 28.8% were single person households and 7.3% were group households.

Household income Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 21.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.2% 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 Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 230 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.4 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.6 -- 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 Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,207 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
None 66 7.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 360 39.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 335 36.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 131 14.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 2.4 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), 39.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.3% 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 Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 21 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 42.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 57.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), there were 21 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 42.9%) were male and 12 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 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 Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Quarry Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 260 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,313 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Quarry Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $260 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,313.

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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