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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Virginia (Qld)

Code SSC31708 (SSC)
People 2,061
Male 1,034
Female 1,027
Median age 34
Families 549
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 851
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,621
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,215
Median weekly rent $350
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 Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 2,061 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,034 50.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,027 49.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 53 2.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,061 people in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 165 8.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 133 6.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 92 4.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 104 5.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 145 7.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 186 9.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 199 9.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 194 9.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 161 7.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 121 5.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 129 6.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 105 5.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 84 4.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 56 2.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 47 2.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 43 2.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 43 2.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 54 2.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 770 46.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 51 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 139 8.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 88 5.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 624 37.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 11.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 686 45.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 207 13.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 621 41.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 23 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 103 17.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 48 8.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 8 1.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 40 6.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 21 3.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 1.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51 8.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 93 15.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 18 3.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 174 29.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 587 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.1% were in primary school, 11.8% in secondary school and 24.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,538 74.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 431 22.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 177 9.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 122 6.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,157 61.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 61.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 747 65.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 277 24.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 71 6.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 49 4.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,144 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,144 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 65.3% were employed full time, 24.2% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 85 7.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 91 8.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 102 9.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 229 21.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 517 47.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 7.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 750 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,969 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,621 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $750.

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

Unpaid work Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,231 73.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 470 28.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 174 10.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 325 19.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 404 24.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 520 31.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 177 10.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 130 7.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 31.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 209 38.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 250 45.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 83 15.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 1.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 45.5% were couple families with children, 38.0% were couple families without children and 15.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 28.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 71.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs) 28.8% of single parents were male and 71.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,302 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,335 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,335 and those without children was $2,302.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 141 30.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 114 24.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 64 13.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 2.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 53 11.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 38 8.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 28 6.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 24.8% 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 Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 746 92.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 61 7.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 92.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 714 95.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 19 2.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 15 2.0 181,717 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 Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 95.5% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 15 2.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 139 18.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 393 52.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 186 24.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 2.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 18.6% had 2 bedrooms and 52.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 224 29.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 319 42.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 188 25.1 513,413 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 18 2.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 29.9% were owned outright, 42.6% were owned with a mortgage and 25.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 537 72.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 167 22.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 42 5.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.0% were family households, 22.4% were single person households and 5.6% were group households.

Household income Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 17.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.5% 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 Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,215 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 57 7.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 265 35.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 279 37.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 127 17.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 2.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), 35.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.0% 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 Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 50 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 32 64.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 18 36.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 50 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 32 (or 64.0%) were male and 18 (or 36.0%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,583 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,583.

Mortgage and rent Virginia (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 255 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,925 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Virginia (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $255 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,925.

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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