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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Devon Meadows

Code SSC20389 (SSC)
People 1,606
Male 820
Female 786
Median age 41
Families 455
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 587
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,336
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,606 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 820 51.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 786 48.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,606 people in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 89 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 93 5.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 123 7.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 116 7.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 109 6.8 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 71 4.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 61 3.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 89 5.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 125 7.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 119 7.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 133 8.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 119 7.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 121 7.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 104 6.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 49 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 32 2.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 26 1.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 28 1.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 709 54.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 45 3.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 105 8.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 41 3.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 402 30.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.5% were married and 11.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 683 56.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 90 7.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 446 36.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 23 5.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 97 21.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 23 5.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 17 3.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 75 16.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 23 5.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 4.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 36 8.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 34 7.6 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 10 2.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 88 19.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 445 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) 27.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 26.6% in secondary school and 14.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,237 76.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 437 28.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 136 8.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 88 5.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 867 56.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 56.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 513 61.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 226 27.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 64 7.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 26 3.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 829 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 829 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs). Of these 61.9% were employed full time, 27.3% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 81 10.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 80 9.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 67 8.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 143 17.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 368 45.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 545 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,362 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,336 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) was $545.

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

Unpaid work Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 926 71.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 362 27.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 165 12.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 214 16.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.8% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 270 20.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 343 26.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 153 11.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 158 12.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 164 36.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 231 50.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 55 12.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 1.1 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 50.8% were couple families with children, 36.0% were couple families without children and 12.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 32.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 67.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs) 32.7% of single parents were male and 67.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,516 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,119 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,119 and those without children was $1,516.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 76 19.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 4.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 95 24.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 61 15.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 3.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 82 20.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 28 7.1 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 4.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 24.1% 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 Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 523 91.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 51 8.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 524 100.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 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 Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.8 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 1.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 46 8.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 196 37.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 258 49.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 2.5 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 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 8.8% had 2 bedrooms and 37.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 213 40.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 227 43.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 65 12.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 1.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 2.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 40.6% were owned outright, 43.3% were owned with a mortgage and 12.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 432 82.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 82 15.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 1.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.4% were family households, 15.6% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 19.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.2% 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 Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.8 -- 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 Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.7 -- 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 Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
None 10 1.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 82 15.6 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 194 37.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 220 41.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 3.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), 15.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.9% 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 Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 41.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 7 58.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 6 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 41.7%) were male and 7 (or 58.3%) were female. The median age was 6 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Devon Meadows % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Devon Meadows (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Devon Meadows % 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 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Devon Meadows (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 $0.

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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