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Richmond (Mackay - Qld)

Code SSC31397 (SSC)
People 505
Male 253
Female 252
Median age 38
Families 129
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 164
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $2,596
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $300
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 Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 505 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 253 50.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 252 49.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 1.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 505 people in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 5.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 6.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 58 11.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 46 9.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 31 6.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 12 2.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 24 4.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 34 6.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 40 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 50 9.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 52 10.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 30 5.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 27 5.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 3.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 5 1.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 2.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 239 62.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 2.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 16 4.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 2.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 105 27.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.7% were married and 6.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 62 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 213 64.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 18 5.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 102 30.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 49 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 49 years.

Education Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 1.8 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 28 17.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 30 18.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 8 4.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 9.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 25 15.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 10 6.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 7.4 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 5.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 7 4.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 9.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 163 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs) 32.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.5% were in primary school, 30.7% in secondary school and 12.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 437 86.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 73 15.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 27 5.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 29 6.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 354 73.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 73.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 170 58.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 90 30.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 6.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 13 4.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 291 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 291 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.4% were employed full time, 30.9% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 33 11.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 10.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 33 11.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 31 11.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 145 51.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 39 -- 40 --

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

Occupation Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 797 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,392 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,596 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was $797.

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

Unpaid work Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 302 79.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 149 39.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 46 12.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 76 19.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.3% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 98 25.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 107 28.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 51 13.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 48 12.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 28.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 30 23.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 93 72.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 5 3.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 72.7% were couple families with children, 23.4% were couple families without children and 3.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 3,299 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,549 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,549 and those without children was $3,299.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 19.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 41 33.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 11.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 4.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 14.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 7.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 8.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.7% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 33.6% 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 Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 143 89.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 16 10.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 89.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 140 97.9 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 3 2.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 5 3.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 44 30.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 88 61.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.1 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 3.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 3.5% had 2 bedrooms and 30.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 66 46.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 62 43.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 14 9.9 513,413 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 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 46.5% were owned outright, 43.7% were owned with a mortgage and 9.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 128 90.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 13 9.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 90.8% were family households, 9.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 38.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 8.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 38.1% 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 Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 2.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 16 11.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 69 48.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 55 38.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.5% 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 Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 70.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 30.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 70.0%) were male and 3 (or 30.0%) were female. The median age was 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Richmond (Mackay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Richmond (Mackay - Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Richmond (Mackay - 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 2,890 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Richmond (Mackay - 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 $2,890.

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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