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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Hurstbridge

Code SSC20649 (SSC)
People 3,511
Male 1,770
Female 1,741
Median age 38
Families 967
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,246
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,618
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $261
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 Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Total 3,511 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,770 50.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,741 49.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,511 people in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 234 6.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 260 7.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 270 7.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 259 7.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 242 6.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 166 4.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 173 4.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 248 7.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 279 7.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 293 8.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 308 8.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 281 8.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 204 5.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 148 4.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 65 1.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 40 1.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 26 0.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 14 0.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,433 52.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 72 2.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 208 7.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 88 3.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 952 34.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.1% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,351 52.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 284 10.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 961 37.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 83 7.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 282 25.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 23 2.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 32 2.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 197 17.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 42 3.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 49 4.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 99 9.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 152 13.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 20 1.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 122 11.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,101 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.7% were in primary school, 26.2% in secondary school and 22.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,996 85.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 565 16.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 280 8.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 218 6.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,331 68.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 68.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,125 56.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 694 34.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 119 5.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 70 3.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,008 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,008 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs). Of these 56.0% were employed full time, 34.6% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 252 13.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 220 11.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 221 11.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 309 16.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 815 42.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 664 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,793 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,618 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) was $664.

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

Unpaid work Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,229 81.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 965 35.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 316 11.5 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 652 23.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.1% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 697 25.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 801 29.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 421 15.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 312 11.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 29.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 276 28.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 556 57.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 129 13.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 57.6% were couple families with children, 28.6% were couple families without children and 13.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs) 19.4% of single parents were male and 80.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,037 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,332 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,332 and those without children was $2,037.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 168 20.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 49 5.9 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 265 31.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 127 15.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 44 5.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 82 9.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 60 7.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 38 4.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.9% had both employed part-time and 31.8% 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 Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,156 94.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 70 5.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,116 96.6 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 36 3.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 96.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 43 3.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 100 8.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 604 52.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 398 34.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 0.8 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 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 8.7% had 2 bedrooms and 52.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 379 32.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 626 54.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 124 10.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 2.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 32.9% were owned outright, 54.3% were owned with a mortgage and 10.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 953 82.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 186 16.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 1.4 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.5% were family households, 16.1% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 13.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.6% 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 Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 261 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.0 -- 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 Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
None 37 3.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 263 22.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 489 42.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 343 29.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 1.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), 22.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.8% 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 Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 37.5 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 10 62.5 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 37.5%) were male and 10 (or 62.5%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hurstbridge % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,833 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hurstbridge (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,833.

Mortgage and rent Hurstbridge % 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 2,992 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Hurstbridge (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 $2,992.

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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