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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Heathmont

Code SSC20615 (SSC)
People 9,250
Male 4,572
Female 4,678
Median age 39
Families 2,616
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,688
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,420
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,751
Median weekly rent $295
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Total 9,250 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,572 49.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,678 50.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 35 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,250 people in Heathmont (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 596 6.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 586 6.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 565 6.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 599 6.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 513 5.5 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 506 5.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 609 6.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 693 7.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 732 7.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 665 7.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 558 6.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 562 6.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 549 5.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 516 5.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 343 3.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 283 3.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 217 2.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 159 1.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Heathmont (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,104 54.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 173 2.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 603 8.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 390 5.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,231 29.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Heathmont (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.7% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Heathmont (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,811 54.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 550 7.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,583 37.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Heathmont (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 190 7.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 553 21.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 116 4.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 77 3.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 397 15.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 132 5.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 104 4.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 232 9.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 348 13.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 69 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 371 14.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,589 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Heathmont (State Suburbs) 28.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.8% were in primary school, 24.5% in secondary school and 22.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 7,195 77.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,377 26.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 776 8.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 473 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,297 59.4 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), 59.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,856 58.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,591 32.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 264 5.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 214 4.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,925 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,925 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Heathmont (State Suburbs). Of these 58.0% were employed full time, 32.3% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 579 12.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 501 10.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 508 10.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 769 16.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,091 44.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Heathmont (State Suburbs), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Heathmont (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 625 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,662 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,420 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Heathmont (State Suburbs) was $625.

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

Unpaid work Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,831 77.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,387 31.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 887 11.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,667 22.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.8% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,849 24.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,157 28.8 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,077 14.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 748 10.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Heathmont (State Suburbs), 28.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 996 38.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,237 47.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 350 13.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 33 1.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Heathmont (State Suburbs), 47.3% were couple families with children, 38.1% were couple families without children and 13.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Heathmont (State Suburbs) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,184 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,312 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,312 and those without children was $2,184.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 436 19.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 87 3.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 605 27.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 337 15.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 121 5.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 410 18.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 115 5.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 122 5.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 27.1% 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 Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,378 93.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 245 6.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), 93.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,835 83.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 362 10.7 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 174 5.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Heathmont (State Suburbs), 83.9% were separate houses, 10.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 45 1.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 552 16.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,763 52.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 983 29.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 30 0.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.3% had 1 bedroom, 16.3% had 2 bedrooms and 52.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,275 37.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,450 42.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 583 17.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 55 1.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Heathmont (State Suburbs), 37.7% were owned outright, 42.9% were owned with a mortgage and 17.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,570 76.1 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 720 21.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 89 2.6 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.1% were family households, 21.3% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), 17.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.5% 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 Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 295 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,751 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
None 143 4.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,089 32.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,480 43.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 591 17.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 76 2.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), 32.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.5% 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 Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 36 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 18 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 18 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Heathmont (State Suburbs), there were 36 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 18 (or 50.0%) were male and 18 (or 50.0%) 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 Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,406 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,406.

Mortgage and rent Heathmont % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 580 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,300 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Heathmont (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $580 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,300.

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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