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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Crestmead

Code SSC30447 (SSC)
People 11,210
Male 5,548
Female 5,662
Median age 27
Families 2,946
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 3,713
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,193
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $320
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 Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Total 11,210 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,548 49.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,662 50.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 435 3.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 11,210 people in Crestmead (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.9% of the population.

Age Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,275 11.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,066 9.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 994 8.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 927 8.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 882 7.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,017 9.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 890 7.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 747 6.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 737 6.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 678 6.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 604 5.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 470 4.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 378 3.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 244 2.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 137 1.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 95 0.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 56 0.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 12 0.1 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 27 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Crestmead (State Suburbs) was 27 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 29.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,297 41.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 365 4.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 731 9.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 207 2.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,273 41.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Crestmead (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.9% were married and 13.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 65 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Crestmead (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,106 42.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,081 14.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,146 42.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Crestmead (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 199 5.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,038 28.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 162 4.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 88 2.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 606 16.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 130 3.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 60 1.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 214 5.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 180 4.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 62 1.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 909 24.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,648 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Crestmead (State Suburbs) 32.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.3% were in primary school, 21.8% in secondary school and 10.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 7,770 69.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,641 35.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 779 7.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 581 5.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,337 51.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), 51.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 35.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,127 61.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,225 24.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 322 6.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 430 8.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,104 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,104 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Crestmead (State Suburbs). Of these 61.3% were employed full time, 24.0% were employed part-time and 8.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 374 8.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 318 6.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 534 11.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,205 25.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,920 41.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Crestmead (State Suburbs), 8.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Crestmead (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 582 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,220 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,193 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Crestmead (State Suburbs) was $582.

Travel to work, top responses Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,281 67.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,903 36.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 875 11.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 918 11.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 36.9% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,655 21.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,929 24.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 866 11.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 829 10.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Crestmead (State Suburbs), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 696 23.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,443 49.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 764 25.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 43 1.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Crestmead (State Suburbs), 49.0% were couple families with children, 23.6% were couple families without children and 25.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Crestmead (State Suburbs) 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,720 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,846 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,846 and those without children was $1,720.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 481 22.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 51 2.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 393 18.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 506 23.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 108 5.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 298 13.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 167 7.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 137 6.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.4% had both employed part-time and 18.4% 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 Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,349 93.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 251 7.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,305 98.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 36 1.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 8 0.2 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Crestmead (State Suburbs), 98.7% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 0.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 56 1.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,860 55.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,361 40.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 52 1.6 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 1.7% had 2 bedrooms and 55.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 420 12.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,500 44.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,335 39.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 19 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 73 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Crestmead (State Suburbs), 12.5% were owned outright, 44.8% were owned with a mortgage and 39.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,814 84.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 417 12.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 118 3.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.0% were family households, 12.5% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

Household income Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), 16.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.3% 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 Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.5 -- 11.9 -- 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 Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.2 -- 9.7 -- 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 Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
None 155 4.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,082 32.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,433 42.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 573 17.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 105 3.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), 32.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.1% 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 Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 435 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 231 53.1 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 204 46.9 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Crestmead (State Suburbs), there were 435 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 231 (or 53.1%) were male and 204 (or 46.9%) 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 Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.9 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,196 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,196.

Mortgage and rent Crestmead % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Crestmead (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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