2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Strathmore Heights

Code SSC21275 (SSC)
People 934
Male 446
Female 488
Median age 40
Families 275
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 370
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,575
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,800
Median weekly rent $261
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Total 934 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 446 47.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 488 52.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 934 people in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 52 5.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 72 7.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 64 6.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 41 4.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 47 5.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 51 5.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 51 5.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 70 7.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 90 9.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 48 5.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 57 6.1 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 60 6.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 88 9.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 57 6.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 43 4.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 1.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 2.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 0.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 425 56.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 3.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 58 7.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 31 4.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 212 28.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.7% were married and 10.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 401 56.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 61 8.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 245 34.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 20 8.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 68 28.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 8.1 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 25 10.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 14 6.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 10 4.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 5.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 24 10.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 39 16.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 235 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) 25.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.9% were in primary school, 20.3% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 720 76.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 294 32.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 73 8.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 44 4.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 499 54.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 54.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 32.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 289 58.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 140 28.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 44 8.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 23 4.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 496 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 496 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs). Of these 58.3% were employed full time, 28.2% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 52 11.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 44 9.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 44 9.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 58 12.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 232 48.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 11.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 671 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,724 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,575 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) was $671.

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

Unpaid work Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 581 77.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 222 29.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 116 15.5 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 112 15.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.7% provided care for children and 15.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 181 24.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 210 28.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 102 13.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 89 11.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 100 36.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 132 48.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 36 13.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 2.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 48.0% were couple families with children, 36.4% were couple families without children and 13.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,625 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,428 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,428 and those without children was $2,625.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 46 19.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 4.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 52 22.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 32 13.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 8.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 39 16.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 19 8.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 6.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.3% had both employed part-time and 22.4% 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 Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 331 91.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 30 8.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 91.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 302 91.5 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 4.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 13 3.9 250,493 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 Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 91.5% were separate houses, 4.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 27 8.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 201 60.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 103 31.1 521,664 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 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 8.2% had 2 bedrooms and 60.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 164 49.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 122 36.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 38 11.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 1.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 49.5% were owned outright, 36.9% were owned with a mortgage and 11.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 277 83.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 52 15.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 0.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.4% were family households, 15.7% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.9 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 16.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.9% 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 Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 261 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
None 13 3.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 87 26.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 152 46.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 73 22.1 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 1.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), 26.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.1% 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 Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Strathmore Heights % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Strathmore Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Strathmore Heights % 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 Strathmore Heights (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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