2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Richmond Hill (Qld)

Code SSC31399 (SSC)
People 2,776
Male 1,344
Female 1,432
Median age 36
Families 638
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,103
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,064
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,408
Median weekly rent $192
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 2,776 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,344 48.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,432 51.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 259 9.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,776 people in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 9.3% of the population.

Age Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 191 6.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 203 7.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 269 9.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 230 8.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 143 5.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 158 5.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 125 4.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 152 5.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 152 5.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 124 4.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 132 4.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 183 6.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 167 6.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 132 4.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 122 4.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 106 3.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 89 3.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 98 3.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 946 44.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 59 2.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 178 8.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 210 9.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 719 34.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.8% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 798 50.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 189 11.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 607 38.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 32 3.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 157 17.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 66 7.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 60 6.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 56 6.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 98 10.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 140 15.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 56 6.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 36 3.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 14 1.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 199 21.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 914 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs) 32.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 32.4% in secondary school and 9.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,427 87.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 205 8.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 121 4.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 99 3.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,146 83.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 83.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 674 61.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 271 24.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 88 8.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 69 6.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,102 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,102 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 61.2% were employed full time, 24.6% were employed part-time and 6.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 83 8.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 72 7.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 115 11.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 146 14.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 527 51.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 8.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 481 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,300 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,064 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $481.

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

Unpaid work Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,311 62.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 547 25.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 194 9.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 433 20.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.9% 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, 20.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 378 17.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 477 22.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 221 10.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 237 11.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 22.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 280 43.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 237 37.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 114 17.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 1.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 37.1% were couple families with children, 43.9% were couple families without children and 17.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs) 8.7% of single parents were male and 91.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,880 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,225 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,225 and those without children was $1,880.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 97 18.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 2.3 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 89 17.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 76 14.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 25 4.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 119 23.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 41 7.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 59 11.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 17.2% 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 Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 882 87.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 122 12.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 87.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 804 91.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 0.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 32 3.6 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 41 4.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 91.2% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.6% were flats, units or apartments and 4.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 26 2.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 173 19.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 425 48.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 221 25.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 30 3.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 19.6% had 2 bedrooms and 48.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 293 33.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 245 27.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 297 33.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 4.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 33.1% were owned outright, 27.7% were owned with a mortgage and 33.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 626 70.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 226 25.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 33 3.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.7% were family households, 25.5% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 26.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.0% 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 Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 192 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,408 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.0 -- 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 Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 56 6.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 340 38.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 320 36.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 131 14.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 35 4.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), 38.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.9% 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 Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 256 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 138 53.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 118 46.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 256 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 138 (or 53.9%) were male and 118 (or 46.1%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 929 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $929.

Mortgage and rent Richmond Hill (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,226 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Richmond Hill (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,226.

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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