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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Belmont (Qld)

Code SSC30143 (SSC)
People 4,594
Male 2,225
Female 2,369
Median age 37
Families 1,314
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,615
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,861
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,594 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,225 48.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,369 51.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 48 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,594 people in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 319 6.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 347 7.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 318 6.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 342 7.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 299 6.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 250 5.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 270 5.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 365 7.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 345 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 364 7.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 363 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 329 7.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 232 5.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 148 3.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 125 2.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 87 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 69 1.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 22 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,005 55.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 79 2.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 278 7.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 117 3.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,131 31.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.5% were married and 9.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,902 55.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 297 8.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,216 35.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 72 5.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 242 17.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 135 9.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 76 5.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 86 6.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 140 9.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 88 6.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 85 6.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 228 16.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 43 3.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 217 15.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,412 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.1% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 22.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,338 72.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,437 32.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 381 8.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 222 5.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,359 53.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 53.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 32.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,631 62.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 721 27.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 149 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 112 4.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,613 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,613 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 62.4% were employed full time, 27.6% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 277 11.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 205 8.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 241 9.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 458 18.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,174 46.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 753 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,027 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,861 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $753.

Travel to work, top responses Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,862 79.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,205 33.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 387 10.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 781 21.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.4% provided care for children and 10.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 915 25.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,076 29.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 500 13.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 370 10.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 29.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 432 32.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 696 52.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 174 13.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 52.9% were couple families with children, 32.9% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs) 12.6% of single parents were male and 87.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,261 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,671 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,671 and those without children was $2,261.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 302 26.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 50 4.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 270 23.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 179 15.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 33 2.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 150 13.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 79 7.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 69 6.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 23.9% 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 Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,533 97.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 48 3.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 97.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,371 89.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 144 9.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 16 1.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 89.5% were separate houses, 9.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 0.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 45 2.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 652 42.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 818 53.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 0.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 2.9% had 2 bedrooms and 42.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 525 34.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 676 44.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 312 20.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 1.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 34.3% were owned outright, 44.2% were owned with a mortgage and 20.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,281 83.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 206 13.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 44 2.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.7% were family households, 13.5% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 14.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.5% 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 Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 11.9 -- 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 Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 9.7 -- 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 Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 38 2.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 399 26.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 695 45.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 372 24.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 25 1.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), 26.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.3% 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 Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 47 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 25 53.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 22 46.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 47 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 25 (or 53.2%) were male and 22 (or 46.8%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,143 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,143.

Mortgage and rent Belmont (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 360 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,882 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Belmont (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $360 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,882.

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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