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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | Urban Centres and Localities

Huonville

Code UCL615009 (UCL)
People 1,741
Male 802
Female 939
Median age 40
Families 497
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 813
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $776
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 1,741 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 802 46.1 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 939 53.9 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 136 7.8 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,741 people in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 46.1% were male and 53.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.8% of the population.

Age Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 126 7.2 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 115 6.6 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 107 6.1 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 105 6.0 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 85 4.9 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 116 6.7 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 101 5.8 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 123 7.1 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 113 6.5 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 92 5.3 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 112 6.4 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 104 6.0 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 104 6.0 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 86 4.9 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 94 5.4 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 81 4.6 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 44 2.5 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 35 2.0 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 612 43.8 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 49 3.5 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 151 10.8 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 130 9.3 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 454 32.5 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 43.8% were married and 14.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 560 43.4 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 155 12.0 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 575 44.6 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 11 2.6 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 119 28.1 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 14 3.3 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 12 2.8 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 74 17.5 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 2.8 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 1.9 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 28 6.6 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 23 5.4 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 15 3.5 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 108 25.5 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 424 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.9% were in primary school, 22.0% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 1,468 84.2 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 234 14.1 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 76 4.6 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 50 3.0 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,298 78.3 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 78.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 386 54.8 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 221 31.4 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 41 5.8 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 56 8.0 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 704 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 704 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 54.8% were employed full time, 31.4% were employed part-time and 8.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 56 8.6 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 77 11.9 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 83 12.8 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 141 21.8 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 248 38.3 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 8.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 437 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 988 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 776 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities) was $437.

Travel to work, top responses Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 936 67.0 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 411 29.5 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 158 11.3 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 230 16.5 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.5% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 256 18.4 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 342 24.5 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 164 11.8 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 173 12.4 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 188 37.8 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 183 36.7 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 122 24.5 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 1.0 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.7% were couple families with children, 37.8% were couple families without children and 24.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.4 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.6 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Huonville (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 Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,660 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,785 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,785 and those without children was $1,660.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 62 16.5 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 2.7 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 68 18.1 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 42 11.2 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 31 8.3 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 106 28.3 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 22 5.9 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 34 9.1 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 16.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.7% had both employed part-time and 18.1% 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 Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 720 89.1 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 88 10.9 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 629 87.1 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 70 9.7 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 13 1.8 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 10 1.4 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.1% were separate houses, 9.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 1.5 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 205 28.5 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 386 53.6 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 99 13.8 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 19 2.6 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 28.5% had 2 bedrooms and 53.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 237 32.9 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 205 28.5 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 252 35.0 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.8 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 2.8 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.9% were owned outright, 28.5% were owned with a mortgage and 35.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 497 68.8 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 205 28.4 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 2.8 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 68.8% were family households, 28.4% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.2 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.9 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.9% 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 Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.0 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.0 -- 9.5 -- 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 Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 7.5 -- 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 Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
None 79 11.0 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 300 41.6 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 219 30.4 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 102 14.1 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 21 2.9 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.1% 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 Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 139 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 63 45.3 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 76 54.7 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 139 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 63 (or 45.3%) were male and 76 (or 54.7%) 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 Huonville % Tasmania % 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 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 928 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $928.

Mortgage and rent Huonville % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Huonville (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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