Warrnambool

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code 2021
People 34,021
Male 48%
Female 52%
Median age 40
Families 8,535
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 0.7
All private dwellings 15,265
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,184
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,430
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

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People

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Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 16,341 48.0 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 17,675 52.0 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 558 1.6 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 34,021 people in Warrnambool. Of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

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Age Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,983 5.8 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 2,150 6.3 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 2,062 6.1 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 2,263 6.6 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 2,240 6.6 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 2,171 6.4 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 1,941 5.7 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,926 5.7 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 2,048 6.0 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 2,280 6.7 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 2,237 6.6 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 2,218 6.5 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 2,088 6.1 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 1,955 5.7 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 1,484 4.4 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 1,112 3.3 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 896 2.6 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 978 2.9 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Warrnambool was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 12,849 46.2 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 963 3.5 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 2,374 8.5 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 1,848 6.6 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 9,800 35.2 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Warrnambool aged 15 years and over, 46.2% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 11,038 46.0 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 2,601 10.8 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 10,362 43.2 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Warrnambool, of people aged 15 years and over, 46.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 447 4.5 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 1,416 14.3 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 1,216 12.3 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 122 1.2 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 1,340 13.5 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 795 8.0 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 106 1.1 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 705 7.1 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 878 8.9 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 181 1.8 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 2,694 27.2 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Warrnambool 29.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.9% were in primary school, 22.6% in secondary school and 16.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 4,330 15.6 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 2,295 8.2 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 1,027 3.7 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 4,075 14.6 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 3,621 13.0 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 2,431 8.7 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 2,817 10.1 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 28 0.1 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 3,132 11.3 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 81 0.3 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 3,413 12.3 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Warrnambool, 13.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 18.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.2% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australian 13,897 30.1 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
English 13,466 29.1 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 6,523 14.1 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 3,996 8.6 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
German 1,338 2.9 201,850 2.6 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Warrnambool were Australian 30.1%, English 29.1%, Irish 14.1%, Scottish 8.6% and German 2.9%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Warrnambool (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 28,576 84.1 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 578 1.7 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 372 1.1 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2
Taiwan 165 0.5 9,900 0.2 46,822 0.2
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 146 0.4 160,652 2.7 509,555 2.2
Scotland 121 0.4 26,073 0.4 119,417 0.5

In Warrnambool, 84.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 1.7%, New Zealand 1.1%, Taiwan 0.5%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 0.4% and Scotland 0.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 3,291 9.7 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,551 4.6 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 1,055 3.1 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 25,399 74.7 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Warrnambool, 74.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 26,601 78.2 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
England 1,163 3.4 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 508 1.5 103,922 1.8 617,331 2.6
Netherlands 328 1.0 51,198 0.9 175,354 0.7
Scotland 289 0.8 62,046 1.0 276,038 1.2

In Warrnambool, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 78.2%, England 3.4%, New Zealand 1.5%, Netherlands 1.0% and Scotland 0.8%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 27,138 79.8 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 1,001 2.9 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 497 1.5 102,791 1.7 608,329 2.6
Scotland 256 0.8 55,616 0.9 245,915 1.1
Netherlands 239 0.7 44,458 0.8 152,088 0.6

In Warrnambool, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 79.8%, England 2.9%, New Zealand 1.5%, Scotland 0.8% and Netherlands 0.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 10,884 32.0 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 10,253 30.1 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 3,498 10.3 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Anglican 2,798 8.2 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3
Presbyterian and Reformed 2,018 5.9 117,036 2.0 526,689 2.3

The most common responses for religion in Warrnambool were No Religion, so described 32.0%, Catholic 30.1%, Not stated 10.3%, Anglican 8.2% and Presbyterian and Reformed 5.9%. In Warrnambool, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (62.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Mandarin 339 1.0 191,793 3.2 596,711 2.5
Korean 79 0.2 15,519 0.3 108,997 0.5
Sinhalese 67 0.2 37,423 0.6 64,612 0.3
Arabic 66 0.2 79,589 1.3 321,728 1.4
Japanese 52 0.2 11,480 0.2 55,966 0.2
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English only spoken at home 30,135 88.6 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 767 5.6 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Warrnambool 88.6% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 1.0%, Korean 0.2%, Sinhalese 0.2%, Arabic 0.2% and Japanese 0.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 8,747 52.5 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 6,057 36.4 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 979 5.9 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 868 5.2 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 16,651 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Warrnambool. Of these 52.5% were employed full time, 36.4% were employed part-time and 5.2% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 2,319 14.7 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 1,658 10.5 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 2,074 13.1 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 2,844 18.0 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 5,910 37.4 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Warrnambool, 14.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Professionals 2,974 18.8 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Labourers 2,248 14.2 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Technicians and Trades Workers 2,223 14.1 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 1,926 12.2 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 1,823 11.6 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 1,799 11.4 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Managers 1,669 10.6 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Machinery Operators and Drivers 907 5.7 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Warrnambool included Professionals 18.8%, Labourers 14.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.1%, Sales Workers 12.2%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.4%, Managers 10.6% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 5.7%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 972 6.2 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Cheese and Other Dairy Product Manufacturing 559 3.6 5,789 0.2 9,256 0.1
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 485 3.1 65,341 2.4 254,275 2.4
Takeaway Food Services 445 2.8 48,051 1.8 189,447 1.8
Aged Care Residential Services 425 2.7 50,467 1.8 211,621 2.0

Of the employed people in Warrnambool, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 6.2%, Cheese and Other Dairy Product Manufacturing 3.6%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 3.1%, Takeaway Food Services 2.8% and Aged Care Residential Services 2.7%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 619 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,506 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,184 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Warrnambool was $619.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 11,111 70.5 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 1,035 6.6 110,502 4.0 489,922 4.6
Walked only 671 4.3 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 487 3.1 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Bicycle 141 0.9 33,963 1.2 107,756 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 111 0.7 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 12,248 77.6 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Warrnambool, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 70.5%, Car, as passenger 6.6%, Walked only 4.3%, Worked at home 3.1% and Bicycle 0.9%. On the day, 0.7% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 77.6% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 19,298 69.3 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 7,754 27.9 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 3,334 12.0 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 6,851 24.6 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Warrnambool, of people aged 15 years and over, 69.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.9% 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, 24.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 6,078 21.8 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 7,263 26.1 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 3,364 12.1 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 2,592 9.3 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Warrnambool, 26.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 3,490 40.9 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 3,466 40.6 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 1,452 17.0 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 122 1.4 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Warrnambool, 40.6% were couple families with children, 40.9% were couple families without children and 17.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 15.2 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 84.8 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Warrnambool, 15.2% of single parents were male and 84.8% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 1,248 17.9 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 332 4.8 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,946 28.0 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 773 11.1 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 429 6.2 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 1,456 20.9 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 407 5.9 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 364 5.2 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Warrnambool, of couple families with children, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 28.0% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 12,739 88.9 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,593 11.1 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Warrnambool, 88.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 10,419 81.8 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,542 12.1 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 642 5.0 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 74 0.6 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Warrnambool, 81.8% were separate houses, 12.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.0% were flats or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 32 0.3 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 384 3.0 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 2,552 20.0 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 6,125 48.1 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 3,294 25.9 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 355 2.8 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Warrnambool, of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 20.0% had 2 bedrooms and 48.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 4,349 34.1 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 3,993 31.3 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 3,906 30.6 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 114 0.9 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 387 3.0 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Warrnambool, 34.1% were owned outright, 31.3% were owned with a mortgage and 30.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 8,468 66.4 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 3,778 29.6 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 506 4.0 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Warrnambool, of all households, 66.4% were family households, 29.6% were single person households and 4.0% were group households.

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Household income Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 24.3 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.8 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Warrnambool, 24.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 8.8% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 250 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,430 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.0 -- 7.5 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 755 5.9 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 4,533 35.6 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 4,882 38.3 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 2,040 16.0 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 532 4.2 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Warrnambool, 35.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 2,420 19.0 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 9,954 78.1 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 379 3.0 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Warrnambool, 78.1% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 294 52.6 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 265 47.4 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 21 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Warrnambool, 52.6% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 47.4% were female. The median age was 21 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 963 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Warrnambool, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $963.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Warrnambool % Warrnambool Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 220 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,437 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Warrnambool, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $220 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,437.

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Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.