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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Home Hill

Code UCL327600 (UCL)
People 2,907
Male 1,433
Female 1,474
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 2,725
People born overseas 252
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 96
Families 822
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,277
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $752
Median monthly mortgage repayment $737
Median weekly rent $130
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Home Hill % Australia %
Total 2,907 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,433 49.3 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,474 50.7 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 184 6.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,907 people were usually resident in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Of the total population 6.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Home Hill % Australia %
People
0-4 years 203 7.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 444 15.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 276 9.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,087 37.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 400 13.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 498 17.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 22.3% of people usually resident in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 30.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Home Hill % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,725 93.7 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 252 8.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 96 3.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.7% of people usually resident in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 8.7% were born overseas and 3.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Home Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,261 55.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 227 10.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 215 9.5 936,813 5.9
Never married 562 24.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 55.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 10.0% were either separated or divorced, 9.5% were widowed and 24.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Home Hill % Australia %
Australia 2,511 86.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Home Hill % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Home Hill % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Home Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 835 65.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 307 23.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 38 3.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 41 3.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 64 5.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 855 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,285 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,285 people aged 15 years and over in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 65.0% worked full-time, 23.9% worked part-time, 3.0% were away from work, 3.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.0% were unemployed. 855 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Home Hill % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Home Hill % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Home Hill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 406 -- 466 --
Family 1,015 -- 1,171 --
Household 752 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $406, the median family income was $1,015 and the median household income was $752.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Home Hill % Australia %
Couple family without children 357 43.4 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 322 39.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 136 16.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 822 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 822 families in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 43.4% were couple families without children, 39.2% were couple families with children, 16.5% were one parent families and 0.9% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Home Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,170 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,277 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,170 occupied private dwellings were counted in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Home Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,051 89.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 58 5.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 61 5.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Home Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 524 44.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 287 24.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 305 26.1 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 0.4 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 52 4.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 26.1% were rented.

Landlord type Home Hill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 165 54.1 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 23 7.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 107 35.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 3.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 54.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Home Hill % Australia %
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 737 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $130. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $737. The average people per household was 2.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Home Hill % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 811 69.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 298 25.5 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 14 1.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Home Hill (Urban Centres and Localities), 69.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.5% were single (or lone) person households and 1.2% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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