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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Kings Park (Vic.)

Code SSC20719 (SSC)
People 8,311
Male 4,112
Female 4,199
Median age 35
Families 2,278
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,825
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $941
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $250
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 Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 8,311 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,112 49.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,199 50.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 62 0.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,311 people in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 543 6.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 575 6.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 591 7.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 607 7.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 619 7.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 619 7.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 582 7.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 534 6.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 557 6.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 519 6.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 585 7.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 615 7.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 588 7.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 323 3.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 221 2.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 132 1.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 67 0.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 34 0.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,319 50.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 264 4.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 516 7.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 279 4.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,220 33.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.3% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,070 49.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 235 3.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,876 46.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 103 3.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 482 17.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 128 4.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 37 1.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 448 16.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 82 3.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 41 1.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 178 6.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 279 10.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 107 3.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 887 32.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,772 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 33.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.3% were in primary school, 20.6% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 3,345 40.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,110 81.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 309 4.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 204 2.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 873 11.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 11.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 81.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,862 54.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 889 26.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 256 7.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 386 11.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,393 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,393 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 54.9% were employed full time, 26.2% were employed part-time and 11.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 336 11.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 271 9.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 280 9.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 800 26.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,061 35.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 357 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 961 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 941 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $357.

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

Unpaid work Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,442 52.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,584 24.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 792 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 488 7.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.0% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 7.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,200 18.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,141 17.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 570 8.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 532 8.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 17.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 630 27.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,035 45.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 567 24.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 46 2.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 45.4% were couple families with children, 27.7% were couple families without children and 24.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.2 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.8 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 15.2% of single parents were male and 84.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,607 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,804 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,804 and those without children was $1,607.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 220 13.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 2.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 180 10.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 323 19.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 160 9.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 546 32.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 111 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 90 5.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.2% had both employed part-time and 10.8% 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 Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,592 96.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 106 3.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 96.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,429 93.7 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 114 4.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 46 1.8 250,493 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 Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 93.7% were separate houses, 4.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.5 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 0.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 109 4.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,998 77.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 368 14.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 90 3.5 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 4.2% had 2 bedrooms and 77.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,016 39.2 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 875 33.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 560 21.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 128 4.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 39.2% were owned outright, 33.8% were owned with a mortgage and 21.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,160 83.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 376 14.5 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 55 2.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.4% were family households, 14.5% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 30.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.0% 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 Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 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 Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 182 7.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 854 33.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 948 36.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 474 18.3 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 132 5.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 33.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.3% 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 Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 61 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 29 47.5 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 32 52.5 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 61 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 29 (or 47.5%) were male and 32 (or 52.5%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 733 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $733.

Mortgage and rent Kings Park (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Kings Park (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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