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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part)

Code UCL211001 (UCL)
People 31,605
Male 15,442
Female 16,163
Median age 35
Families 8,480
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 13,491
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,034
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,430
Median weekly rent $205
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 31,605 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 15,442 48.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 16,163 51.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 678 2.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 31,605 people in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,428 7.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 2,171 6.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,253 7.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,341 7.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,318 7.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 2,130 6.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,051 6.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,098 6.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,192 6.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 2,093 6.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 2,003 6.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,880 5.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,687 5.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,253 4.0 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 956 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 731 2.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 570 1.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 449 1.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 11,415 46.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 922 3.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 2,448 9.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,319 5.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 8,645 34.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 10,420 46.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 2,491 11.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 9,422 42.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 629 6.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,739 17.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 719 7.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 374 3.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,307 13.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 703 7.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 172 1.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 1,244 12.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 894 9.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 303 3.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,781 18.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 9,865 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) 31.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.7% were in primary school, 22.1% in secondary school and 21.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 27,187 86.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,087 13.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,771 5.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,275 4.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 22,828 76.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 76.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 9,217 58.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 4,545 29.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 917 5.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 960 6.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 15,639 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 15,639 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 58.9% were employed full time, 29.1% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,605 10.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,377 9.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,564 10.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,785 19.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 6,432 43.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 559 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,272 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,034 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $559.

Travel to work, top responses Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 18,108 73.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 7,708 31.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,968 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 4,915 19.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.1% 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, 19.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 5,617 22.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 6,702 27.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 3,212 13.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 2,576 10.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,165 37.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 3,480 41.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,719 20.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 115 1.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.0% were couple families with children, 37.3% were couple families without children and 20.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % 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 Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.4% of single parents were male and 84.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,767 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,024 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,024 and those without children was $1,767.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,459 22.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 226 3.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,517 22.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,068 16.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 314 4.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,165 17.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 442 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 450 6.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 22.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 22.8% 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 Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 12,123 92.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,009 7.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 9,857 81.3 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,026 8.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,183 9.8 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 55 0.5 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 81.3% were separate houses, 8.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 16 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 349 2.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 2,100 17.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 6,216 51.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 3,220 26.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 223 1.8 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.3% had 2 bedrooms and 51.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,120 25.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 4,203 34.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 4,460 36.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 53 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 288 2.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.7% were owned outright, 34.7% were owned with a mortgage and 36.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 8,399 69.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 3,268 27.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 456 3.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.3% were family households, 27.0% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.6% 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 Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 205 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,430 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
None 853 7.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 4,382 36.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 4,742 39.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,755 14.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 392 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.5% 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 Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 677 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 320 47.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 357 52.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 677 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 320 (or 47.3%) were male and 357 (or 52.7%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 773 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $773.

Mortgage and rent Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 185 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,571 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Albury - Wodonga (Wodonga Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $185 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,571.

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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