2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mount Crosby

Code SSC31124 (SSC)
People 1,728
Male 866
Female 862
Median age 37
Families 495
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 601
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,085
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,728 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 866 50.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 862 49.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 1.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,728 people in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 141 8.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 185 10.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 154 8.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 91 5.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 55 3.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 46 2.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 100 5.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 172 10.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 191 11.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 173 10.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 137 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 100 5.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 88 5.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 45 2.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 1.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 15 0.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 0.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 817 65.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 28 2.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 90 7.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 27 2.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 285 22.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 65.5% were married and 9.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 59 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 754 64.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 105 9.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 306 26.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 34 5.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 182 31.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 34 5.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 34 5.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 45 7.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 2.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 44 7.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 29 5.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 79 13.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 13 2.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 72 12.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 578 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs) 33.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 43.1% were in primary school, 17.5% in secondary school and 18.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,283 74.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 482 29.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 172 10.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 105 6.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 896 54.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 54.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 595 62.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 265 28.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 45 4.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 42 4.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 947 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 947 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs). Of these 62.8% were employed full time, 28.0% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 100 11.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 70 7.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 95 10.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 147 16.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 449 49.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

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

Occupation Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 870 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,206 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,085 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs) was $870.

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

Unpaid work Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,062 85.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 499 40.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 124 10.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 261 20.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 85.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 40.0% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 306 24.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 393 31.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 214 17.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 149 11.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 31.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 174 35.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 269 54.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 52 10.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 54.3% were couple families with children, 35.2% were couple families without children and 10.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs) 22.2% of single parents were male and 77.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,666 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,573 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,573 and those without children was $2,666.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 137 31.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 16 3.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 110 24.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 77 17.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 22 5.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 29 6.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 26 5.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 25 5.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 24.9% 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 Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 555 93.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 37 6.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 556 100.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 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 Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 1.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 22 4.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 168 30.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 355 64.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 4.0% had 2 bedrooms and 30.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 134 24.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 371 66.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 45 8.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 0.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 24.1% were owned outright, 66.7% were owned with a mortgage and 8.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 493 88.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 50 9.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 2.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.5% were family households, 9.0% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 9.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.4% 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 Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.8 -- 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 Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.6 -- 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 Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
None 5 0.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 101 18.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 292 52.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 149 26.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 1.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), 18.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 52.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.8% 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 Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 23 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 65.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 8 34.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 12 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), there were 23 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 65.2%) were male and 8 (or 34.8%) were female. The median age was 12 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Crosby (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 $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Mount Crosby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 725 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,850 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Crosby (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $725 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,850.

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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