2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Springhurst

Code SSC21245 (SSC)
People 315
Male 178
Female 137
Median age 44
Families 88
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 140
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $809
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,031
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Total 315 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 178 56.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 137 43.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 315 people in Springhurst (State Suburbs) of these 56.5% were male and 43.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 6.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 7.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 9.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 21 6.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 3 0.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3 0.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 6.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 18 5.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 8.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 6.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 23 7.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 33 10.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 24 7.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 18 5.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 15 4.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 1.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 2.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Springhurst (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 147 62.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 0 0.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 9.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 4.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 54 23.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Springhurst (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.6% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 36 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Springhurst (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 36 years.

Social marital status Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 145 64.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 8 3.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 71 31.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 51 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Springhurst (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 4 4.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 26 27.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 12.6 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 22 23.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 4.2 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 3 3.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 4.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 17 17.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 95 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Springhurst (State Suburbs) 29.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.1% were in primary school, 27.4% in secondary school and 6.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 289 90.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 24 8.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 6.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 6.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 237 79.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), 79.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 86 59.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 39 27.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 6.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 6.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 144 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 144 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Springhurst (State Suburbs). Of these 59.7% were employed full time, 27.1% were employed part-time and 6.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 11 7.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 10.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 10.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 12.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 64 46.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Springhurst (State Suburbs), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Springhurst (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 448 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,042 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 809 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Springhurst (State Suburbs) was $448.

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

Unpaid work Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 186 78.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 80 33.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 43 18.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 79 33.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.6% provided care for children and 18.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 33.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 43 18.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 67 28.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 38 16.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 35 14.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Springhurst (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 43 48.9 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 36 40.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 10.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Springhurst (State Suburbs), 40.9% were couple families with children, 48.9% were couple families without children and 10.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Springhurst (State Suburbs) 27.3% of single parents were male and 72.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,156 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,291 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,291 and those without children was $1,156.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 14 18.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 7.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 13 16.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 23.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 16.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 9.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.2% had both partners employed full-time, 7.8% had both employed part-time and 16.9% 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 Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 117 86.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 18 13.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), 86.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 118 100.0 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 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Springhurst (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 4.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 11 9.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 66 56.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 32 27.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.6 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 9.4% had 2 bedrooms and 56.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 51 42.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 46 38.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 13 10.9 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 3.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 4.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Springhurst (State Suburbs), 42.9% were owned outright, 38.7% were owned with a mortgage and 10.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 90 76.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 27 23.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.9% were family households, 23.1% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), 33.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.9% 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 Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,031 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.7 -- 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 Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 25 21.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 49 41.9 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 40 34.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), 21.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.2% 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 Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Springhurst (State Suburbs), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Springhurst % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Springhurst (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Springhurst % 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 Springhurst (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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