Ascot Vale

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC20074
People 14,750
Male 48.7%
Female 51.3%
Median age 35
Families 3,694
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.7
All private dwellings 6,612
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,757
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,178
Median weekly rent $326
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5

(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
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 7,178 48.7 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 7,570 51.3 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 55 0.4 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 14,750 people in Ascot Vale. Of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

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Age Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,062 7.2 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 907 6.1 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 687 4.7 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 658 4.5 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 1,020 6.9 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 1,438 9.7 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 1,484 10.1 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,216 8.2 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,154 7.8 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,118 7.6 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 907 6.1 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 875 5.9 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 669 4.5 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 531 3.6 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 346 2.3 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 274 1.9 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 202 1.4 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 210 1.4 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Ascot Vale was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 5,064 41.9 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 349 2.9 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,006 8.3 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 461 3.8 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 5,193 43.0 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Ascot Vale aged 15 years and over, 41.9% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 4,464 41.0 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 1,403 12.9 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 5,023 46.1 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Ascot Vale, of people aged 15 years and over, 41.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 268 5.7 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 563 12.0 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 358 7.6 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 148 3.2 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 308 6.6 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 236 5.0 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 147 3.1 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 219 4.7 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 1,132 24.1 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 198 4.2 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,111 23.7 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Ascot Vale 31.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.7% were in primary school, 14.8% in secondary school and 28.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 4,641 38.3 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,103 9.1 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 301 2.5 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 837 6.9 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,821 15.0 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 497 4.1 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 536 4.4 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 10 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 822 6.8 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 177 1.5 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,079 8.9 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Ascot Vale, 15.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 9.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 3,977 19.9 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 3,567 17.8 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 2,147 10.7 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Italian 1,416 7.1 352,711 4.5 1,000,006 3.2
Scottish 1,261 6.3 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Ascot Vale were English 19.9%, Australian 17.8%, Irish 10.7%, Italian 7.1% and Scottish 6.3%.

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 Ascot Vale (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 9,499 64.5 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
Vietnam 415 2.8 80,787 1.4 219,355 0.9
England 335 2.3 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
Italy 323 2.2 70,527 1.2 174,042 0.7
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 247 1.7 160,652 2.7 509,555 2.2
New Zealand 240 1.6 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2

In Ascot Vale, 64.5% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were Vietnam 2.8%, England 2.3%, Italy 2.2%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1.7% and New Zealand 1.6%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 5,868 39.8 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 985 6.7 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 694 4.7 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 6,092 41.3 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Ascot Vale, 41.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 39.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 6,810 46.3 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
Italy 824 5.6 184,608 3.1 470,138 2.0
Vietnam 584 4.0 119,353 2.0 320,208 1.4
England 529 3.6 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
Greece 379 2.6 107,736 1.8 226,920 1.0

In Ascot Vale, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 46.3%, Italy 5.6%, Vietnam 4.0%, England 3.6% and Greece 2.6%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 7,117 48.2 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
Italy 705 4.8 161,359 2.7 395,775 1.7
Vietnam 609 4.1 124,556 2.1 335,060 1.4
England 447 3.0 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 358 2.4 212,966 3.6 699,074 3.0

In Ascot Vale, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 48.2%, Italy 4.8%, Vietnam 4.1%, England 3.0% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.4%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 5,091 34.5 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 4,290 29.1 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 1,457 9.9 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Islam 741 5.0 197,030 3.3 604,240 2.6
Anglican 733 5.0 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3

The most common responses for religion in Ascot Vale were No Religion, so described 34.5%, Catholic 29.1%, Not stated 9.9%, Islam 5.0% and Anglican 5.0%. In Ascot Vale, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (50.2%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Italian 552 3.7 112,272 1.9 271,597 1.2
Vietnamese 482 3.3 103,430 1.7 277,400 1.2
Greek 348 2.4 110,707 1.9 237,588 1.0
Cantonese 271 1.8 78,079 1.3 280,943 1.2
Arabic 264 1.8 79,589 1.3 321,728 1.4
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English only spoken at home 9,754 66.2 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 1,971 32.3 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Ascot Vale 66.2% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 3.7%, Vietnamese 3.3%, Greek 2.4%, Cantonese 1.8% and Arabic 1.8%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 4,853 59.7 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 2,417 29.8 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 338 4.2 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 515 6.3 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 8,123 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ascot Vale. Of these 59.7% were employed full time, 29.8% were employed part-time and 6.3% 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
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 809 10.6 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 810 10.7 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 797 10.5 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,261 16.6 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 3,588 47.2 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Ascot Vale, 10.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Professionals 2,684 35.3 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 1,208 15.9 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 1,005 13.2 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 782 10.3 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 600 7.9 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Technicians and Trades Workers 591 7.8 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 411 5.4 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 215 2.8 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Ascot Vale included Professionals 35.3%, Managers 15.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.2%, Community and Personal Service Workers 10.3%, Sales Workers 7.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 7.8%, Labourers 5.4% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 412 5.5 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Cafes and Restaurants 223 3.0 69,149 2.5 253,385 2.4
Higher Education 214 2.8 44,970 1.6 155,985 1.5
Banking 188 2.5 43,852 1.6 144,232 1.3
Computer System Design and Related Services 186 2.5 50,234 1.8 162,884 1.5

Of the employed people in Ascot Vale, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 5.5%, Cafes and Restaurants 3.0%, Higher Education 2.8%, Banking 2.5% and Computer System Design and Related Services 2.5%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 824 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 2,313 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,757 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ascot Vale was $824.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 3,844 50.8 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 858 11.3 157,750 5.8 488,012 4.6
Tram 436 5.8 51,140 1.9 58,736 0.5
Worked at home 299 4.0 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Bicycle 276 3.6 33,963 1.2 107,756 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 1,890 24.9 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 4,311 56.7 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Ascot Vale, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 50.8%, Train 11.3%, Tram 5.8%, Worked at home 4.0% and Bicycle 3.6%. On the day, 24.9% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 56.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,788 72.7 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,145 26.0 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,323 10.9 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,484 20.5 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Ascot Vale, of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.0% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.5% 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
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 3,427 28.3 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 3,330 27.5 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,211 10.0 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 825 6.8 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ascot Vale, 27.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

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Family composition

Family composition Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,364 36.9 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,647 44.6 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 565 15.3 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 119 3.2 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Ascot Vale, 44.6% were couple families with children, 36.9% were couple families without children and 15.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.3 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.7 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Ascot Vale, 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% 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
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 859 28.6 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 126 4.2 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 749 25.0 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 398 13.3 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 156 5.2 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 375 12.5 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 168 5.6 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 169 5.6 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Ascot Vale, of couple families with children, 28.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 25.0% 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

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 5,699 91.6 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 525 8.4 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Ascot Vale, 91.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 2,499 43.8 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,348 23.7 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 1,802 31.6 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 23 0.4 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Ascot Vale, 43.8% were separate houses, 23.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 31.6% were flats or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 12 0.2 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 378 6.6 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 2,165 38.0 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 2,060 36.2 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 922 16.2 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 158 2.8 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ascot Vale, of occupied private dwellings 6.6% had 1 bedroom, 38.0% had 2 bedrooms and 36.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,452 25.5 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,709 30.0 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 2,348 41.2 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 36 0.6 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 154 2.7 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Ascot Vale, 25.5% were owned outright, 30.0% were owned with a mortgage and 41.2% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 3,649 64.0 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 1,610 28.3 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 440 7.7 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Ascot Vale, of all households, 64.0% were family households, 28.3% were single person households and 7.7% were group households.

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Household income Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 20.4 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 26.4 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Ascot Vale, 20.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 26.4% 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 Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 326 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.1 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 12.9 -- 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 Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,178 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 739 13.0 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 2,373 41.7 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,821 32.0 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 547 9.6 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 211 3.7 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Ascot Vale, 41.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 773 13.6 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 4,760 83.6 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 160 2.8 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Ascot Vale, 83.6% 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.
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 33 58.9 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 23 41.1 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 28 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Ascot Vale, 58.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 41.1% were female. The median age was 28 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
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.2 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,292 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Ascot Vale, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2 persons, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,292.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Ascot Vale % Ascot Vale Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 281 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,374 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Ascot Vale, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $281 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,374.

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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.