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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Flemington

Code SSC20492 (SSC)
People 7,528
Male 3,544
Female 3,984
Median age 32
Families 1,702
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,685
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,022
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $210
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Total 7,528 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,544 47.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,984 52.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 47 0.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,528 people in Flemington (State Suburbs) of these 47.1% were male and 52.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 572 7.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 460 6.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 352 4.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 354 4.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 716 9.5 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 927 12.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 840 11.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 636 8.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 558 7.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 398 5.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 376 5.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 330 4.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 256 3.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 181 2.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 166 2.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 159 2.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 142 1.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 105 1.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Flemington (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,964 32.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 258 4.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 537 8.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 365 5.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,020 49.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Flemington (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 32.0% were married and 13.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Flemington (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,660 30.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 675 12.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,083 56.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Flemington (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 30.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Flemington (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 95 3.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 292 10.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 113 4.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 54 2.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 181 6.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 86 3.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 59 2.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 201 7.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 609 22.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 172 6.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 867 31.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,729 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Flemington (State Suburbs) 36.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 16.8% were in primary school, 11.9% in secondary school and 29.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 3,989 53.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,796 56.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 397 5.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 263 3.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,294 34.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Flemington (State Suburbs), 34.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 56.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Flemington % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,099 57.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,007 27.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 228 6.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 308 8.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,642 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,642 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Flemington (State Suburbs). Of these 57.6% were employed full time, 27.6% were employed part-time and 8.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 337 10.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 343 10.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 327 9.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 565 17.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,533 46.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Flemington (State Suburbs), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Flemington (State Suburbs) was 34 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 550 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,367 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,022 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Flemington (State Suburbs) was $550.

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

Unpaid work Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,988 64.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,239 20.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 546 8.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 996 16.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Flemington (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.2% provided care for children and 8.9% 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 Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,649 26.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,492 24.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 508 8.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 340 5.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Flemington (State Suburbs), 24.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 612 35.9 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 581 34.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 425 25.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 85 5.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Flemington (State Suburbs), 34.1% were couple families with children, 35.9% were couple families without children and 25.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Flemington (State Suburbs) 11.3% of single parents were male and 88.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,415 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,864 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flemington (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,864 and those without children was $2,415.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 309 25.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 54 4.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 220 18.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 169 14.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 68 5.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 192 16.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 94 7.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 87 7.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Flemington (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 18.4% 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 Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,073 89.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 359 10.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Flemington (State Suburbs), 89.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 746 24.3 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 644 20.9 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,681 54.7 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Flemington (State Suburbs), 24.3% were separate houses, 20.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 54.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 52 1.7 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 521 17.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,336 43.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 885 28.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 156 5.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 123 4.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Flemington (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 17.0% had 1 bedroom, 43.5% had 2 bedrooms and 28.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 445 14.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 615 20.0 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,876 61.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 129 4.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Flemington (State Suburbs), 14.5% were owned outright, 20.0% were owned with a mortgage and 61.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,684 54.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,090 35.5 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 299 9.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Flemington (State Suburbs), of all households, 54.8% were family households, 35.5% were single person households and 9.7% were group households.

Household income Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flemington (State Suburbs), 32.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.2% 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 Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 210 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.0 -- 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 Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
None 866 28.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,376 44.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 540 17.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 114 3.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 179 5.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Flemington (State Suburbs), 44.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 17.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 3.7% 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 Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 48 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 47.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 25 52.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Flemington (State Suburbs), there were 48 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 47.9%) were male and 25 (or 52.1%) 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 Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 425 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Flemington (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.8, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $425.

Mortgage and rent Flemington % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 138 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,875 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Flemington (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $138 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $4,875.

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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