2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Oxenford

Code SSC31276 (SSC)
People 11,156
Male 5,441
Female 5,715
Median age 34
Families 3,214
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 4,223
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,305
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Total 11,156 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,441 48.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,715 51.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 170 1.5 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 11,156 people in Oxenford (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 943 8.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 823 7.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 792 7.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 817 7.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 617 5.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 772 6.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 873 7.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 872 7.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 928 8.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 828 7.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 702 6.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 617 5.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 545 4.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 416 3.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 275 2.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 158 1.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 114 1.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 62 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Oxenford (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,379 50.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 308 3.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 810 9.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 270 3.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,832 32.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Oxenford (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.9% were married and 13.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Oxenford (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,115 50.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 992 12.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,002 37.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Oxenford (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 200 6.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 774 24.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 161 5.1 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 187 5.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 506 15.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 71 2.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 147 4.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 200 6.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 344 10.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 80 2.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 504 15.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,174 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Oxenford (State Suburbs) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.4% were in primary school, 22.8% in secondary school and 17.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 7,768 69.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,608 34.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 869 8.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 664 6.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,472 51.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), 51.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,537 58.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,757 29.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 284 4.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 451 7.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,029 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 6,029 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Oxenford (State Suburbs). Of these 58.7% were employed full time, 29.1% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 575 10.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 490 8.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 692 12.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,071 19.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,471 44.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Oxenford (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Oxenford (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 606 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,419 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,305 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Oxenford (State Suburbs) was $606.

Travel to work, top responses Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,435 74.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,938 34.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 789 9.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,203 14.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.2% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,045 23.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,443 28.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,060 12.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 888 10.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Oxenford (State Suburbs), 28.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,102 34.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,515 47.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 557 17.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 40 1.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Oxenford (State Suburbs), 47.1% were couple families with children, 34.3% were couple families without children and 17.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Oxenford (State Suburbs) 17.8% of single parents were male and 82.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,939 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,069 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,069 and those without children was $1,939.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 643 24.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 98 3.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 610 23.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 431 16.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 134 5.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 406 15.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 137 5.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 156 6.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 23.3% 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 Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,854 93.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 270 6.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), 93.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,812 72.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,010 26.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 34 0.9 181,717 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 Oxenford (State Suburbs), 72.9% were separate houses, 26.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 0.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 583 15.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,321 34.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,881 48.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 49 1.3 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 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 15.1% had 2 bedrooms and 34.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 730 18.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,932 50.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,115 28.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 16 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 62 1.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Oxenford (State Suburbs), 18.9% were owned outright, 50.1% were owned with a mortgage and 28.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,105 80.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 613 15.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 138 3.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.5% were family households, 15.9% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), 17.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.4% 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 Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.0 -- 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 Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.3 -- 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 Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
None 97 2.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,169 30.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,720 44.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 798 20.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 70 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), 30.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.7% 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 Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 169 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 102 60.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 67 39.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Oxenford (State Suburbs), there were 169 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 102 (or 60.4%) were male and 67 (or 39.6%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Oxenford % 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 1,545 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Oxenford (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 $1,545.

Mortgage and rent Oxenford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 280 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Oxenford (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $280 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,383.

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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