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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mill Park

Code SSC20894 (SSC)
People 30,517
Male 15,053
Female 15,464
Median age 35
Families 8,426
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 10,312
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,367
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $301
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Total 30,517 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 15,053 49.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 15,464 50.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 203 0.7 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 30,517 people in Mill Park (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,675 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,968 6.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,152 7.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,543 8.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,556 8.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 2,148 7.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,875 6.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,028 6.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,415 7.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 2,650 8.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 2,452 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 2,025 6.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,451 4.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 895 2.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 655 2.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 467 1.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 320 1.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 242 0.8 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mill Park (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 13,187 53.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 673 2.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,515 6.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 910 3.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 8,432 34.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mill Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.4% were married and 8.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mill Park (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 12,557 53.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,179 5.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 9,646 41.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mill Park (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 431 4.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,666 17.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 734 7.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 108 1.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,273 13.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 959 10.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 210 2.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 707 7.3 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,382 14.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 246 2.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,916 19.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 9,632 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mill Park (State Suburbs) 31.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.0% were in primary school, 25.4% in secondary school and 21.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 19,492 63.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 15,692 54.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 2,039 7.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,156 4.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 9,952 34.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), 34.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 54.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 9,768 60.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 4,697 28.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 925 5.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 881 5.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 16,271 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 16,271 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mill Park (State Suburbs). Of these 60.0% were employed full time, 28.9% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,785 11.6 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,340 8.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,571 10.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 3,467 22.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 6,295 40.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mill Park (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mill Park (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 538 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,458 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,367 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mill Park (State Suburbs) was $538.

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

Unpaid work Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 16,046 64.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 6,560 26.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,772 11.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,501 10.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mill Park (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, 26.5% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 5,944 24.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 5,405 21.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 2,462 10.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 2,237 9.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mill Park (State Suburbs), 21.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,185 25.9 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 4,779 56.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,333 15.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 129 1.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mill Park (State Suburbs), 56.7% were couple families with children, 25.9% were couple families without children and 15.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mill Park % 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 Mill Park (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 Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,873 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,121 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,121 and those without children was $1,873.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,474 21.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 197 2.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,694 24.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,330 19.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 353 5.1 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,162 16.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 444 6.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 313 4.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 24.3% 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 Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 9,630 95.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 407 4.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), 95.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 9,071 94.2 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 297 3.1 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 263 2.7 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mill Park (State Suburbs), 94.2% were separate houses, 3.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 11 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 0.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 589 6.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 5,531 57.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 3,338 34.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 132 1.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.3% had 1 bedroom, 6.1% had 2 bedrooms and 57.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,498 36.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 4,129 42.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,734 18.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 37 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 233 2.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mill Park (State Suburbs), 36.3% were owned outright, 42.9% were owned with a mortgage and 18.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 8,137 84.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,284 13.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 210 2.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.5% were family households, 13.3% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), 16.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.7% 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 Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 301 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.4 -- 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 Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
None 334 3.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,557 26.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 3,911 40.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 2,592 26.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 237 2.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), 26.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.9% 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 Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 204 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 97 47.5 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 107 52.5 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mill Park (State Suburbs), there were 204 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 97 (or 47.5%) were male and 107 (or 52.5%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,108 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,108.

Mortgage and rent Mill Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 249 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,350 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mill Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $249 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,350.

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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