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Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Hepburn (S)

Code LGA22910 (LGA)
People 14,367
Male 6,951
Female 7,416
Median age 46
Families 3,870
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 8,051
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $850
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,226
Median weekly rent $185
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 14,367 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,951 48.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 7,416 51.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 92 0.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 14,367 people in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 806 5.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 873 6.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 777 5.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 796 5.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 490 3.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 519 3.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 623 4.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 905 6.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,006 7.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,101 7.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,144 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,304 9.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,240 8.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 952 6.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 659 4.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 469 3.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 377 2.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 327 2.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,533 46.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 442 3.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,341 11.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 841 7.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,751 31.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 46.5% were married and 15.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,861 46.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,347 13.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,191 40.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 227 6.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 780 20.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 190 5.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 78 2.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 551 14.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 149 3.9 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 112 2.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 247 6.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 330 8.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 123 3.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,015 26.7 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,802 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) 26.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.6% were in primary school, 21.3% in secondary school and 15.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 11,700 81.4 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,362 17.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 916 6.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 613 4.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 9,589 71.1 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 71.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,326 50.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,446 37.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 426 6.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 370 5.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,568 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 6,568 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 50.6% were employed full time, 37.2% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 942 15.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 673 10.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 833 13.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 866 14.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,462 39.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 15.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 451 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,072 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 850 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) was $451.

Travel to work, top responses Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,649 72.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,053 25.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,568 13.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,294 27.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.6% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,181 18.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,144 26.4 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,669 14.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,653 13.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,809 46.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,375 35.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 643 16.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 43 1.1 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 35.5% were couple families with children, 46.7% were couple families without children and 16.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas) 19.8% of single parents were male and 80.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,532 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,722 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,722 and those without children was $1,532.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 475 14.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 215 6.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 663 20.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 433 13.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 242 7.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 748 23.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 190 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 221 6.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 14.9% had both partners employed full-time, 6.7% had both employed part-time and 20.8% 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 Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,767 74.4 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,983 25.6 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 74.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,480 95.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 91 1.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 127 2.2 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 68 1.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 95.0% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.2% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 29 0.5 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 302 5.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,246 21.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,875 49.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,199 20.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 116 2.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 5.2% had 1 bedroom, 21.6% had 2 bedrooms and 49.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,535 44.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,958 34.0 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,073 18.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 53 0.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 147 2.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 44.0% were owned outright, 34.0% were owned with a mortgage and 18.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,814 66.1 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,795 31.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 158 2.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 66.1% were family households, 31.1% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 34.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.9% 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 Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 185 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 9.1 -- 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 Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,226 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 10.1 -- 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 Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
None 317 5.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,963 34.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,063 35.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,229 21.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 195 3.4 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), 34.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.3% 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 Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 92 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 46 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 46 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 92 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 46 (or 50.0%) were male and 46 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,062 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,062.

Mortgage and rent Hepburn (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 225 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,322 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Hepburn (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $225 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,322.

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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