Healesville

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC21149
People 7,461
Male 47.4%
Female 52.6%
Median age 44
Families 1,967
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.7
All private dwellings 3,195
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,190
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,576
Median weekly rent $301
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2

(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
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 3,541 47.4 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,928 52.6 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 274 3.7 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 7,461 people in Healesville. Of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

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Age Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 444 6.0 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 447 6.0 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 480 6.4 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 414 5.6 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 340 4.6 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 329 4.4 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 392 5.3 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 413 5.5 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 507 6.8 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 510 6.8 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 556 7.5 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 567 7.6 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 463 6.2 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 449 6.0 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 424 5.7 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 305 4.1 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 202 2.7 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 213 2.9 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Healesville was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 2,858 46.9 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 228 3.7 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 689 11.3 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 423 6.9 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,897 31.1 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Healesville aged 15 years and over, 46.9% were married and 15.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 2,483 47.1 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 648 12.3 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,146 40.7 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Healesville, of people aged 15 years and over, 47.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 134 6.4 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 356 17.0 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 184 8.8 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 38 1.8 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 277 13.2 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 73 3.5 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 106 5.1 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 111 5.3 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 150 7.2 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 53 2.5 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 609 29.1 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Healesville 28.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.8% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 12.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 939 15.4 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 605 10.0 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 189 3.1 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 993 16.3 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 763 12.5 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 463 7.6 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 586 9.6 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 4 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 661 10.9 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 20 0.3 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 713 11.7 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Healesville, 12.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 3,226 31.3 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 3,053 29.6 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 910 8.8 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 885 8.6 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
German 327 3.2 201,850 2.6 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Healesville were English 31.3%, Australian 29.6%, Irish 8.8%, Scottish 8.6% and German 3.2%.

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 Healesville (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 5,776 77.5 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 417 5.6 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 124 1.7 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2
Netherlands 79 1.1 19,813 0.3 70,172 0.3
Germany 62 0.8 26,308 0.4 102,595 0.4
Scotland 53 0.7 26,073 0.4 119,417 0.5

In Healesville, 77.5% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 5.6%, New Zealand 1.7%, Netherlands 1.1%, Germany 0.8% and Scotland 0.7%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,426 19.1 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 537 7.2 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 412 5.5 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,549 61.0 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Healesville, 61.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 5,014 67.3 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
England 672 9.0 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
Netherlands 173 2.3 51,198 0.9 175,354 0.7
New Zealand 156 2.1 103,922 1.8 617,331 2.6
Scotland 116 1.6 62,046 1.0 276,038 1.2

In Healesville, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 67.3%, England 9.0%, Netherlands 2.3%, New Zealand 2.1% and Scotland 1.6%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 5,130 68.9 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 646 8.7 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
Netherlands 155 2.1 44,458 0.8 152,088 0.6
New Zealand 153 2.1 102,791 1.7 608,329 2.6
Scotland 110 1.5 55,616 0.9 245,915 1.1

In Healesville, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 68.9%, England 8.7%, Netherlands 2.1%, New Zealand 2.1% and Scotland 1.5%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 3,316 44.4 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 1,218 16.3 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 910 12.2 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 751 10.1 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 321 4.3 197,572 3.3 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Healesville were No Religion, so described 44.4%, Catholic 16.3%, Anglican 12.2%, Not stated 10.1% and Uniting Church 4.3%. In Healesville, No Religion, so described was the largest religious group reported overall (49.4%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
German 56 0.8 19,714 0.3 79,353 0.3
Italian 33 0.4 112,272 1.9 271,597 1.2
Dutch 24 0.3 8,600 0.1 33,835 0.1
Mandarin 22 0.3 191,793 3.2 596,711 2.5
Greek 21 0.3 110,707 1.9 237,588 1.0
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English only spoken at home 6,663 89.5 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 174 6.0 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Healesville 89.5% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included German 0.8%, Italian 0.4%, Dutch 0.3%, Mandarin 0.3% and Greek 0.3%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,800 52.2 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,256 36.4 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 235 6.8 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 156 4.5 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 3,447 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Healesville. Of these 52.2% were employed full time, 36.4% were employed part-time and 4.5% 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
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 454 13.8 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 387 11.8 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 417 12.7 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 498 15.1 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,302 39.5 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Healesville, 13.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Technicians and Trades Workers 593 18.0 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Professionals 546 16.6 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 455 13.8 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Community and Personal Service Workers 408 12.4 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Labourers 396 12.0 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 355 10.8 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 250 7.6 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 206 6.3 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Healesville included Technicians and Trades Workers 18.0%, Professionals 16.6%, Managers 13.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.4%, Labourers 12.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 10.8%, Sales Workers 7.6% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 6.3%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Cafes and Restaurants 110 3.4 69,149 2.5 253,385 2.4
Wine and Other Alcoholic Beverage Manufacturing 99 3.1 3,598 0.1 14,651 0.1
Accommodation 89 2.8 22,398 0.8 113,377 1.1
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 86 2.7 65,341 2.4 254,275 2.4
Aged Care Residential Services 79 2.5 50,467 1.8 211,621 2.0

Of the employed people in Healesville, the most common responses for industry of employment included Cafes and Restaurants 3.4%, Wine and Other Alcoholic Beverage Manufacturing 3.1%, Accommodation 2.8%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.7% and Aged Care Residential Services 2.5%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 584 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,494 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,190 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Healesville was $584.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 2,195 66.9 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 220 6.7 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 132 4.0 110,502 4.0 489,922 4.6
Walked only 106 3.2 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
Truck 41 1.3 16,720 0.6 85,892 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 89 2.7 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 2,387 72.6 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Healesville, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 66.9%, Worked at home 6.7%, Car, as passenger 4.0%, Walked only 3.2% and Truck 1.3%. On the day, 2.7% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 72.6% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,301 70.5 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,722 28.3 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 719 11.8 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,246 20.4 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Healesville, of people aged 15 years and over, 70.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.3% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.4% 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
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,252 20.5 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,653 27.1 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 774 12.7 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 623 10.2 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Healesville, 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 793 40.5 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 803 41.0 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 350 17.9 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 14 0.7 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Healesville, 41.0% were couple families with children, 40.5% were couple families without children and 17.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 14.4 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 85.6 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Healesville, 14.4% of single parents were male and 85.6% 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
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 260 16.3 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 88 5.5 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 406 25.5 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 206 12.9 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 108 6.8 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 326 20.5 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 115 7.2 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 82 5.2 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Healesville, of couple families with children, 16.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.5% had both employed part-time and 25.5% 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 Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,754 90.7 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 284 9.3 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Healesville, 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 2,423 88.0 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 304 11.0 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 10 0.4 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Healesville, 88.0% were separate houses, 11.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.5 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 104 3.8 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 485 17.6 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,361 49.4 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 713 25.9 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 81 2.9 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 Healesville, of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 17.6% had 2 bedrooms and 49.4% 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
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,011 36.6 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,089 39.4 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 561 20.3 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 23 0.8 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 79 2.9 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Healesville, 36.6% were owned outright, 39.4% were owned with a mortgage and 20.3% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 1,931 70.0 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 759 27.5 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 68 2.5 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Healesville, of all households, 70.0% were family households, 27.5% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

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Household income Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 23.5 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Healesville, 23.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 9.2% 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 Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 301 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,576 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 109 3.9 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 898 32.5 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,002 36.3 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 623 22.6 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 128 4.6 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Healesville, 32.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 374 13.6 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,309 83.7 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 76 2.8 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Healesville, 83.7% 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.
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 104 37.5 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 173 62.5 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Healesville, 37.5% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 62.5% were female. The median age was 19 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
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,294 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Healesville, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,294.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Healesville % Healesville Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 202 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,640 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Healesville, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $202 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,640.

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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.