2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Black Mountain (Qld)

Code SSC30169 (SSC)
People 1,175
Male 582
Female 593
Median age 46
Families 354
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 495
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,060
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,175 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 582 49.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 593 50.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.5 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,175 people in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 56 4.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 71 6.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 93 7.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 71 6.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 25 2.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 36 3.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 51 4.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 68 5.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 82 7.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 116 9.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 96 8.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 93 7.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 126 10.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 89 7.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 47 4.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 26 2.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 17 1.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.9 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 587 61.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 25 2.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 92 9.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 30 3.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 218 22.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.7% were married and 12.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 524 61.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 84 9.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 249 29.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 12 3.8 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 104 33.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 10 3.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 64 20.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 2.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 4.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 3.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 24 7.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 63 20.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 312 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) 26.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.5% were in primary school, 26.9% in secondary school and 11.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 875 74.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 280 25.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 101 9.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 65 5.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 662 59.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 59.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 281 50.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 198 35.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 37 6.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 37 6.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 553 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 553 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 50.8% were employed full time, 35.8% were employed part-time and 6.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 67 12.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 63 12.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 72 13.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 76 14.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 207 39.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 509 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,254 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,060 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $509.

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

Unpaid work Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 755 79.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 272 28.6 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 128 13.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 254 26.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Black Mountain (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, 28.6% provided care for children and 13.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 157 16.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 271 28.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 172 18.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 154 16.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 170 47.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 150 42.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 9.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 42.3% were couple families with children, 47.9% were couple families without children and 9.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs) 21.1% of single parents were male and 78.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,924 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,025 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,025 and those without children was $1,924.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 46 14.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 4.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 58 18.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 34 10.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 28 8.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 90 28.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 18 5.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 28 8.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 18.3% 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 Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 432 90.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 45 9.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 90.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 424 98.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 1.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 98.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.7 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 15 3.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 28 6.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 173 39.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 210 48.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 1.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.4% had 1 bedroom, 6.4% had 2 bedrooms and 39.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 174 40.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 192 44.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 61 14.1 513,413 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 5 1.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 40.3% were owned outright, 44.4% were owned with a mortgage and 14.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 348 80.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 66 15.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 3.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.7% were family households, 15.3% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

Household income Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 25.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.5% 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 Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.7 -- 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 Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 0.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 121 27.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 211 48.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 91 21.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 1.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.0% 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 Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 42.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 57.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Black Mountain (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 42.9%) were male and 4 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Black Mountain (Qld) (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 Black Mountain (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Black Mountain (Qld) (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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