Mount Martha

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC21791
People 18,548
Male 48.4%
Female 51.6%
Median age 43
Families 5,105
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 8,166
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,707
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

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
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 8,971 48.4 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 9,578 51.6 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 64 0.3 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 18,548 people in Mount Martha. Of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

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Age Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,091 5.9 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 1,449 7.8 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,434 7.7 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 1,239 6.7 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 740 4.0 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 492 2.7 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 735 4.0 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,059 5.7 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,473 7.9 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,612 8.7 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,280 6.9 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,136 6.1 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,034 5.6 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 1,122 6.0 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 952 5.1 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 693 3.7 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 482 2.6 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 535 2.9 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Mount Martha was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 8,530 58.5 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 407 2.8 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,183 8.1 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 849 5.8 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 3,604 24.7 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Mount Martha aged 15 years and over, 58.5% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 7,564 58.2 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 1,227 9.4 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 4,212 32.4 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Mount Martha, of people aged 15 years and over, 58.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.4% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 356 6.4 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 1,317 23.8 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 227 4.1 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 380 6.9 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 593 10.7 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 413 7.5 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 475 8.6 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 260 4.7 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 514 9.3 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 119 2.2 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 878 15.9 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Mount Martha 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.8% were in primary school, 26.7% in secondary school and 14.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 3,224 22.1 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,866 12.8 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 472 3.2 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 2,068 14.2 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 2,184 15.0 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 993 6.8 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,194 8.2 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 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 900 6.2 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 20 0.1 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,222 8.4 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Mount Martha, 15.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 12.8% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 8,732 33.9 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 6,724 26.1 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 2,540 9.8 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 2,346 9.1 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
Italian 741 2.9 352,711 4.5 1,000,006 3.2

The most common ancestries in Mount Martha were English 33.9%, Australian 26.1%, Irish 9.8%, Scottish 9.1% and Italian 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 Mount Martha (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 13,870 74.9 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 1,799 9.7 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 280 1.5 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2
Scotland 240 1.3 26,073 0.4 119,417 0.5
Germany 129 0.7 26,308 0.4 102,595 0.4
South Africa 122 0.7 27,184 0.5 162,449 0.7

In Mount Martha, 74.9% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 9.7%, New Zealand 1.5%, Scotland 1.3%, Germany 0.7% and South Africa 0.7%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 4,732 25.5 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,603 8.6 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 1,182 6.4 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 10,101 54.4 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Mount Martha, 54.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 11,325 61.1 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
England 2,356 12.7 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
Scotland 473 2.6 62,046 1.0 276,038 1.2
New Zealand 415 2.2 103,922 1.8 617,331 2.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 309 1.7 33,760 0.6 177,536 0.8

In Mount Martha, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 61.1%, England 12.7%, Scotland 2.6%, New Zealand 2.2% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.7%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 11,754 63.6 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 2,262 12.2 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
Scotland 407 2.2 55,616 0.9 245,915 1.1
New Zealand 387 2.1 102,791 1.7 608,329 2.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 287 1.6 28,803 0.5 155,231 0.7

In Mount Martha, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 63.6%, England 12.2%, Scotland 2.2%, New Zealand 2.1% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.6%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 7,411 40.0 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 3,932 21.2 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 3,039 16.4 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 1,429 7.7 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 712 3.8 197,572 3.3 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Mount Martha were No Religion, so described 40.0%, Catholic 21.2%, Anglican 16.4%, Not stated 7.7% and Uniting Church 3.8%. In Mount Martha, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (54.9%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
German 115 0.6 19,714 0.3 79,353 0.3
Italian 115 0.6 112,272 1.9 271,597 1.2
Greek 89 0.5 110,707 1.9 237,588 1.0
Spanish 43 0.2 35,494 0.6 140,817 0.6
French 37 0.2 19,313 0.3 70,873 0.3
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English only spoken at home 16,959 91.4 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 490 7.4 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Mount Martha 91.4% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included German 0.6%, Italian 0.6%, Greek 0.5%, Spanish 0.2% and French 0.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 4,863 54.4 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 3,317 37.1 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 406 4.5 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 350 3.9 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 8,936 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Martha. Of these 54.4% were employed full time, 37.1% were employed part-time and 3.9% 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
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 1,262 14.7 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 996 11.6 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 1,057 12.3 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,148 13.4 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 3,717 43.3 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Mount Martha, 14.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Professionals 2,017 23.5 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 1,406 16.4 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 1,275 14.9 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 1,097 12.8 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 959 11.2 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 938 10.9 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Labourers 569 6.6 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 200 2.3 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Mount Martha included Professionals 23.5%, Managers 16.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.8%, Sales Workers 11.2%, Community and Personal Service Workers 10.9%, Labourers 6.6% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.3%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 398 4.7 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Primary Education 265 3.1 52,964 1.9 231,198 2.2
Cafes and Restaurants 227 2.7 69,149 2.5 253,385 2.4
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 214 2.5 65,341 2.4 254,275 2.4
Secondary Education 199 2.3 43,766 1.6 177,487 1.7

Of the employed people in Mount Martha, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.7%, Primary Education 3.1%, Cafes and Restaurants 2.7%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.5% and Secondary Education 2.3%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 727 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 2,036 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,707 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Martha was $727.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 6,092 71.2 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 648 7.6 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 335 3.9 110,502 4.0 489,922 4.6
Walked only 82 1.0 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
Train, car as driver 80 0.9 28,327 1.0 86,003 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 220 2.6 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 6,580 76.7 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Mount Martha, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 71.2%, Worked at home 7.6%, Car, as passenger 3.9%, Walked only 1.0% and Train, car as driver 0.9%. On the day, 2.6% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 76.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 11,135 76.4 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 5,053 34.7 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,673 11.5 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,189 21.9 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Mount Martha, of people aged 15 years and over, 76.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.7% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.9% 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
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 3,428 23.5 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 4,231 29.0 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 2,020 13.9 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 1,448 9.9 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Martha, 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,918 37.6 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 2,579 50.6 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 583 11.4 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 20 0.4 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Mount Martha, 50.6% were couple families with children, 37.6% were couple families without children and 11.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 17.2 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.8 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Mount Martha, 17.2% of single parents were male and 82.8% 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
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 773 17.2 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 201 4.5 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,332 29.6 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 559 12.4 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 258 5.7 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 918 20.4 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 203 4.5 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 253 5.6 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Mount Martha, of couple families with children, 17.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 29.6% 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 Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 6,384 80.4 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,558 19.6 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Mount Martha, 80.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.6% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 5,510 86.3 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 827 13.0 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 32 0.5 246,040 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 Mount Martha, 86.3% were separate houses, 13.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.1 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 41 0.6 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 567 8.9 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 2,947 46.1 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 2,713 42.5 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 117 1.8 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Martha, of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 8.9% had 2 bedrooms and 46.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 2,460 38.5 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 2,800 43.8 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 894 14.0 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 100 1.6 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 138 2.2 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Martha, 38.5% were owned outright, 43.8% were owned with a mortgage and 14.0% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 5,034 78.9 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 1,283 20.1 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 66 1.0 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Mount Martha, of all households, 78.9% were family households, 20.1% were single person households and 1.0% were group households.

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Household income Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 15.0 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.1 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Mount Martha, 15.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 20.1% 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 Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 400 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.3 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.7 -- 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 Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 129 2.0 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,725 27.0 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 3,014 47.2 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 1,331 20.8 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 186 2.9 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Mount Martha, 27.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 521 8.2 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 5,730 89.7 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 135 2.1 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Mount Martha, 89.7% 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.
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 28 46.7 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 32 53.3 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 24 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Mount Martha, 46.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 53.3% were female. The median age was 24 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
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,937 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Mount Martha, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,937.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Mount Martha % Mount Martha Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 400 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,284 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Mount Martha, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $400 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,284.

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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.