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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Williamstown North

Code SSC21475 (SSC)
People 1,544
Male 809
Female 735
Median age 41
Families 364
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 753
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,073
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,997
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,544 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 809 52.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 735 47.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,544 people in Williamstown North (State Suburbs) of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 60 3.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 98 6.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 99 6.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 73 4.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 106 6.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 90 5.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 100 6.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 102 6.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 128 8.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 140 9.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 121 7.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 90 5.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 93 6.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 65 4.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 59 3.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 43 2.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 41 2.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 36 2.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Williamstown North (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 501 38.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 55 4.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 168 13.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 74 5.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 490 38.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Williamstown North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 38.9% were married and 17.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Williamstown North (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 462 39.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 120 10.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 587 50.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Williamstown North (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 19 4.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 101 22.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 33 7.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 70 15.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 16 3.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 1.6 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 38 8.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 79 17.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 20 4.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 62 13.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 445 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs) 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.0% were in primary school, 20.9% in secondary school and 26.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,082 70.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 547 37.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 108 7.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 56 3.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 769 52.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 52.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 37.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 480 60.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 203 25.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 57 7.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 58 7.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 798 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 798 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Williamstown North (State Suburbs). Of these 60.2% were employed full time, 25.4% were employed part-time and 7.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 86 11.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 49 6.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 66 9.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 115 15.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 365 49.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 11.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

Occupation Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 576 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,950 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,073 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Williamstown North (State Suburbs) was $576.

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

Unpaid work Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 870 67.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 309 24.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 133 10.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 229 17.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.0% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 337 26.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 322 25.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 122 9.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 88 6.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 25.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 145 39.9 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 151 41.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 61 16.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.7 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 41.6% were couple families with children, 39.9% were couple families without children and 16.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs) 15.4% of single parents were male and 84.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,650 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,725 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,725 and those without children was $2,650.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 80 26.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 16 5.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 60 20.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 52 17.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 5.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 46 15.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 16 5.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 20.1% 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 Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 655 90.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 72 9.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 234 35.7 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 213 32.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 125 19.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 84 12.8 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 35.7% were separate houses, 32.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 19.1% were flats, units or apartments and 12.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 18 2.7 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 130 19.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 129 19.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 264 40.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 92 14.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 23 3.5 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 19.8% had 1 bedroom, 19.7% had 2 bedrooms and 40.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 184 28.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 180 27.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 257 39.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 1.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 3.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 28.1% were owned outright, 27.5% were owned with a mortgage and 39.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 361 55.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 256 39.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 37 5.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), of all households, 55.2% were family households, 39.1% were single person households and 5.7% were group households.

Household income Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 30.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.1% 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 Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.7 -- 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 Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,997 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
None 109 16.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 258 39.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 191 29.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 64 9.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 32 4.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), 39.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.8% 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 Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Williamstown North (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) 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 Williamstown North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Williamstown North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Williamstown North % 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 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Williamstown North (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 $0.

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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