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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Coldstream (Vic.)

Code SSC20321 (SSC)
People 2,338
Male 1,209
Female 1,129
Median age 36
Families 677
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 848
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,294
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,570
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,338 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,209 51.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,129 48.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,338 people in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 169 7.2 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 174 7.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 151 6.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 161 6.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 149 6.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 163 7.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 160 6.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 138 5.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 148 6.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 176 7.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 182 7.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 177 7.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 148 6.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 92 3.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 51 2.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 42 1.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 44 1.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 14 0.6 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,004 54.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 53 2.9 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 119 6.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 62 3.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 607 32.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.4% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 961 55.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 183 10.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 602 34.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 58 8.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 177 26.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 2.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 3.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 123 18.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 22 3.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 4.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 54 8.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 56 8.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 16 2.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 95 14.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 666 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.2% were in primary school, 26.0% in secondary school and 16.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,954 83.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 464 20.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 207 9.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 137 6.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,441 64.1 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 64.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 773 58.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 438 33.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 72 5.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 40 3.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,323 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,323 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.4% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 156 12.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 124 9.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 152 11.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 209 16.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 570 44.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 600 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,416 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,294 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $600.

Travel to work, top responses Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,336 72.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 601 32.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 192 10.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 313 17.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.6% 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, 17.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 393 21.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 482 26.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 232 12.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 226 12.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 26.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 232 34.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 354 52.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 88 13.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 52.3% were couple families with children, 34.3% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 29.3% of single parents were male and 70.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,586 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,858 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,858 and those without children was $1,586.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 114 19.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 35 6.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 173 29.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 94 16.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 31 5.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 67 11.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 43 7.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 27 4.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.5% had both partners employed full-time, 6.0% had both employed part-time and 29.6% 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 Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 780 93.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 56 6.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 93.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 768 98.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 0.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.4 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.4 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 98.6% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 0.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 42 5.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 434 55.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 285 36.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 1.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.9% had 1 bedroom, 5.4% had 2 bedrooms and 55.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 270 34.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 391 50.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 93 12.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 1.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 1.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 34.7% were owned outright, 50.3% were owned with a mortgage and 12.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 652 83.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 118 15.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 0.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.9% were family households, 15.2% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 12.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.9% 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 Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,570 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.5 -- 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 Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 23 3.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 152 19.6 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 327 42.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 260 33.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 1.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 19.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.5% 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 Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 36.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 63.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 36.8%) were male and 12 (or 63.2%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Coldstream (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 966 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Coldstream (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $966.

Mortgage and rent Coldstream (Vic.) % 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 1,733 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Coldstream (Vic.) (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 $1,733.

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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