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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part)

Code UCL212002 (UCL)
People 31,361
Male 14,939
Female 16,422
Median age 37
Families 8,135
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 14,322
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $853
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 31,361 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 14,939 47.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 16,422 52.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,372 4.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 31,361 people in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.4% of the population.

Age Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,221 7.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 2,103 6.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,263 7.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,138 6.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,042 6.5 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,984 6.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,855 5.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,988 6.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,043 6.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,921 6.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,999 6.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,728 5.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,784 5.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,388 4.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,248 4.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 1,054 3.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 853 2.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 750 2.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 11,417 46.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 925 3.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 2,368 9.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,783 7.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 8,285 33.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 13.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 10,031 45.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 2,218 10.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 9,707 44.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 551 5.8 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,761 18.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 457 4.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 233 2.5 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,536 16.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 455 4.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 125 1.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 830 8.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 540 5.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 223 2.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 2,733 28.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 9,444 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) 30.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.0% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 14.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 25,513 81.4 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,193 18.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,477 5.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 867 3.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 21,392 73.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 73.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 7,668 56.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 4,049 29.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 797 5.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 1,014 7.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 13,528 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 13,528 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 29.9% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,416 11.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,192 9.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,437 11.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,425 19.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 5,246 41.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % 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 Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 466 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,063 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 853 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $466.

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

Unpaid work Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 16,244 65.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 6,828 27.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,875 11.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 4,469 18.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.6% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 4,802 19.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 5,816 23.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 2,951 11.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 2,673 10.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,271 40.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 3,027 37.2 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,718 21.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 120 1.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.2% were couple families with children, 40.2% were couple families without children and 21.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,687 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,847 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,847 and those without children was $1,687.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,218 19.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 187 3.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,303 20.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 793 12.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 351 5.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,614 25.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 349 5.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 479 7.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 19.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 20.7% 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 Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 12,150 90.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,345 10.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 9,732 80.1 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 920 7.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,341 11.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 147 1.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 80.1% were separate houses, 7.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 37 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 399 3.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 2,509 20.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 6,560 54.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,265 18.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 379 3.1 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 20.7% had 2 bedrooms and 54.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,503 28.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 3,746 30.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 4,302 35.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 101 0.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 497 4.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.8% were owned outright, 30.8% were owned with a mortgage and 35.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 8,013 66.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 3,747 30.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 390 3.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 66.0% were family households, 30.8% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.6% 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 Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.5 -- 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 Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
None 1,246 10.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 4,613 38.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 4,268 35.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,425 11.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 599 4.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.7% 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 Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,372 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 623 45.4 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 749 54.6 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 1,372 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 623 (or 45.4%) were male and 749 (or 54.6%) 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 Mildura - Buronga (Mildura 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 671 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura 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 $671.

Mortgage and rent Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 160 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,441 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mildura - Buronga (Mildura Part) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $160 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,441.

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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