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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Hastings (Vic.)

Code SSC20599 (SSC)
People 8,685
Male 4,181
Female 4,504
Median age 37
Families 2,330
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,816
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $844
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $230
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 8,685 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,181 48.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,504 51.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 143 1.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,685 people in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 668 7.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 570 6.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 534 6.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 570 6.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 554 6.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 641 7.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 508 5.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 554 6.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 534 6.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 515 5.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 521 6.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 499 5.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 531 6.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 427 4.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 384 4.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 307 3.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 200 2.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 169 1.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,821 40.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 317 4.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 841 12.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 462 6.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,476 35.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.8% were married and 16.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,590 41.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 772 12.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,918 46.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 162 6.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 597 24.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 92 3.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 0.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 400 16.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 56 2.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 49 2.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 190 7.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 123 5.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 66 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 648 27.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,403 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 27.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.5% were in primary school, 21.0% in secondary school and 13.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 6,774 78.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,871 23.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 659 8.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 490 6.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,082 62.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 62.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,066 55.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,140 30.5 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 247 6.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 282 7.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,735 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,735 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 55.3% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 7.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 396 11.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 338 9.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 408 11.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 587 17.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,478 42.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 449 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,046 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 844 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $449.

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

Unpaid work Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,504 65.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,887 27.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 733 10.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 976 14.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.3% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,364 19.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,636 23.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 759 11.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 747 10.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 23.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 870 37.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 846 36.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 575 24.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 39 1.7 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 36.3% were couple families with children, 37.3% were couple families without children and 24.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 16.0% of single parents were male and 84.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,733 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,819 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,819 and those without children was $1,733.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 257 15.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 62 3.6 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 341 19.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 298 17.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 106 6.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 434 25.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 115 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 101 5.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 19.9% 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 Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,385 91.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 310 8.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 91.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,494 73.7 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 619 18.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 92 2.7 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 179 5.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 73.7% were separate houses, 18.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.7% were flats, units or apartments and 5.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 14 0.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 111 3.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 780 23.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,650 48.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 751 22.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 77 2.3 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 23.1% had 2 bedrooms and 48.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 940 27.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,037 30.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,279 37.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 23 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 106 3.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 27.8% were owned outright, 30.6% were owned with a mortgage and 37.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,289 67.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 984 29.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 110 3.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.7% were family households, 29.1% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 35.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.6% 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 Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 230 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.4 -- 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 Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.5 -- 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 Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 339 10.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,338 39.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,127 33.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 452 13.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 128 3.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 39.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.4% 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 Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 141 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 71 50.4 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 70 49.6 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 141 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 71 (or 50.4%) were male and 70 (or 49.6%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 766 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $766.

Mortgage and rent Hastings (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 206 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Hastings (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $206 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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