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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Aspendale Gardens

Code SSC20038 (SSC)
People 6,596
Male 3,263
Female 3,333
Median age 39
Families 1,809
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,246
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,634
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,820
Median weekly rent $351
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Total 6,596 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,263 49.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,333 50.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,596 people in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 396 6.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 508 7.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 574 8.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 542 8.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 372 5.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 271 4.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 281 4.3 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 473 7.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 656 9.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 625 9.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 529 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 368 5.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 286 4.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 229 3.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 182 2.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 157 2.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 97 1.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 52 0.8 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,113 60.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 130 2.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 280 5.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 161 3.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,434 28.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.8% were married and 8.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,907 60.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 246 5.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,634 34.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 111 5.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 464 21.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 189 8.7 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 37 1.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 324 14.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 189 8.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 99 4.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 130 6.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 236 10.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 51 2.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 349 16.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,179 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) 33.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.7% were in primary school, 28.1% in secondary school and 16.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 4,311 65.4 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,907 46.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 435 7.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 329 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,582 41.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 41.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 46.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,099 60.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,087 31.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 180 5.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 130 3.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,496 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,496 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs). Of these 60.0% were employed full time, 31.1% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 414 12.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 334 9.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 340 10.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 666 19.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,430 42.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 615 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,790 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,634 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) was $615.

Travel to work, top responses Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,655 71.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,703 33.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 561 11.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 829 16.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.3% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,285 25.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,256 24.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 658 12.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 456 8.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 487 26.9 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,117 61.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 183 10.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 21 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 61.8% were couple families with children, 26.9% were couple families without children and 10.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs) 18.7% of single parents were male and 81.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,133 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,326 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,326 and those without children was $2,133.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 380 23.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 43 2.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 473 29.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 247 15.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 64 4.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 229 14.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 93 5.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 78 4.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.7% had both employed part-time and 29.4% 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 Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,061 93.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 133 6.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 93.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,836 89.1 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 177 8.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 48 2.3 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 89.1% were separate houses, 8.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 0.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 203 9.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 844 40.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 982 47.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 23 1.1 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 9.8% had 2 bedrooms and 40.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 704 34.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,083 52.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 177 8.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 67 3.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 33 1.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 34.1% were owned outright, 52.5% were owned with a mortgage and 8.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,775 86.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 272 13.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 0.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), of all households, 86.0% were family households, 13.2% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 14.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.2% 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 Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 351 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.3 -- 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 Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,820 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
None 49 2.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 522 25.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,003 48.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 455 22.1 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 34 1.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), 25.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.1% 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 Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 70.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 30.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 70.0%) were male and 3 (or 30.0%) 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 Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,583 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,583.

Mortgage and rent Aspendale Gardens % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Aspendale Gardens (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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