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Australia | Queensland | Statistical Local Areas

Spring Hill

Code 305011528 (SLA)
People 5,628
Male 3,153
Female 2,475
Median age 30
Families 963
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 2,811
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,612
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,086
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,628 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,153 56.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,475 44.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 62 1.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,628 people in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) of these 56.0% were male and 44.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 148 2.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 98 1.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 118 2.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 299 5.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 819 14.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,244 22.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 795 14.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 454 8.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 326 5.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 286 5.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 310 5.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 222 3.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 201 3.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 110 2.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 80 1.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 44 0.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 47 0.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 6.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,330 25.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 127 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 403 7.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 83 1.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,323 63.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) aged 15 years and over, 25.3% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 39 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) was 39 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 953 24.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 634 16.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,303 59.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 24.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 38 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) was 38 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 30 1.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 91 4.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 0.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 12 0.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 29 1.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 23 1.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 143 6.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 202 9.4 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 585 27.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 184 8.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 847 39.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,158 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) 38.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 5.4% were in primary school, 9.0% in secondary school and 36.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,431 43.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,548 53.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 299 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 199 4.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,709 35.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 35.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 53.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,207 64.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 797 23.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 142 4.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 270 7.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,416 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,416 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas). Of these 64.6% were employed full time, 23.3% were employed part-time and 7.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 221 7.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 333 10.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 239 7.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 607 19.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,607 51.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 7.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 32 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 28 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) was 32 years and for people who were employed part-time was 28 years.

Occupation Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 776 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,183 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,612 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) was $776.

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

Unpaid work Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,138 59.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 537 10.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 278 5.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 795 15.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 10.2% provided care for children and 5.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,654 31.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,082 20.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 244 4.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 158 3.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 20.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 4.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 587 61.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 239 24.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 84 8.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 52 5.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 24.8% were couple families with children, 61.0% were couple families without children and 8.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas) 13.3% of single parents were male and 86.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,467 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,259 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,259 and those without children was $2,467.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 313 37.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 45 5.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 113 13.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 146 17.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 23 2.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 67 8.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 41 5.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 77 9.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), of couple families, 37.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.5% had both employed part-time and 13.7% 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 Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,144 91.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 207 8.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 91.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 317 14.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 202 9.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,617 75.4 181,717 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 Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 14.8% were separate houses, 9.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 75.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 120 5.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 560 26.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 859 40.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 398 18.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 147 6.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 61 2.8 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), of occupied private dwellings 26.1% had 1 bedroom, 40.0% had 2 bedrooms and 18.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 238 11.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 399 18.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,442 67.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 58 2.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 11.1% were owned outright, 18.6% were owned with a mortgage and 67.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 952 44.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 818 38.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 375 17.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), of all households, 44.4% were family households, 38.1% were single person households and 17.5% were group households.

Household income Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 19.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.3% 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 Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 75.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 24.4 -- 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 Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,086 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
None 667 31.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 973 45.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 335 15.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 87 4.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 83 3.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), 45.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 15.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.1% 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 Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 60 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 38 63.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 22 36.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), there were 60 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 38 (or 63.3%) were male and 22 (or 36.7%) 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 Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,437 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,437.

Mortgage and rent Spring Hill % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 330 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,253 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Spring Hill (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,253.

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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