Soldiers Hill (Vic.)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC22291
People 2,803
Male 47.1%
Female 52.9%
Median age 36
Families 679
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.6
All private dwellings 1,426
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,244
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $250
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
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 1,317 47.1 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,482 52.9 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 40 1.4 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,803 people in Soldiers Hill (Vic.). Of these 47.1% were male and 52.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

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Age Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 206 7.3 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 172 6.1 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 168 6.0 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 164 5.8 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 216 7.7 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 195 6.9 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 223 7.9 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 200 7.1 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 187 6.6 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 192 6.8 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 190 6.8 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 166 5.9 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 164 5.8 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 124 4.4 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 93 3.3 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 74 2.6 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 50 1.8 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 30 1.1 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Soldiers Hill (Vic.) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 914 40.6 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 71 3.2 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 240 10.7 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 92 4.1 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 933 41.5 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Soldiers Hill (Vic.) aged 15 years and over, 40.6% were married and 13.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 825 40.8 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 245 12.1 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 950 47.0 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.1% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 46 5.3 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 138 15.9 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 64 7.4 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 27 3.1 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 42 4.8 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 81 9.3 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 45 5.2 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51 5.9 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 182 21.0 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 17 2.0 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 175 20.2 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.) 31.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.3% were in primary school, 19.3% in secondary school and 27.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 726 32.0 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 190 8.4 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 86 3.8 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 275 12.1 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 311 13.7 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 134 5.9 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 154 6.8 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 5 0.2 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 134 5.9 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3 0.1 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 200 8.8 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 13.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 16.0% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.4% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 1,151 28.5 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,025 25.4 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 573 14.2 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 397 9.8 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
German 159 3.9 201,850 2.6 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Soldiers Hill (Vic.) were English 28.5%, Australian 25.4%, Irish 14.2%, Scottish 9.8% and German 3.9%.

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 Soldiers Hill (Vic.) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 2,342 85.2 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 60 2.2 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
India 30 1.1 169,802 2.9 455,389 1.9
New Zealand 26 0.9 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2
United States of America 13 0.5 19,695 0.3 86,125 0.4
Scotland 9 0.3 26,073 0.4 119,417 0.5

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 85.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 2.2%, India 1.1%, New Zealand 0.9%, United States of America 0.5% and Scotland 0.3%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 372 13.3 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 193 6.9 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 118 4.2 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,945 69.5 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 69.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 2,077 74.4 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
England 119 4.3 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 44 1.6 103,922 1.8 617,331 2.6
Scotland 36 1.3 62,046 1.0 276,038 1.2
India 36 1.3 225,885 3.8 616,939 2.6

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 74.4%, England 4.3%, New Zealand 1.6%, Scotland 1.3% and India 1.3%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 2,149 77.0 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 102 3.7 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 35 1.3 102,791 1.7 608,329 2.6
India 35 1.3 222,339 3.8 605,777 2.6
United States of America 24 0.9 20,236 0.3 89,357 0.4

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 77.0%, England 3.7%, New Zealand 1.3%, India 1.3% and United States of America 0.9%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,212 43.2 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 689 24.6 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 241 8.6 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Anglican 227 8.1 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3
Uniting Church 146 5.2 197,572 3.3 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Soldiers Hill (Vic.) were No Religion, so described 43.2%, Catholic 24.6%, Not stated 8.6%, Anglican 8.1% and Uniting Church 5.2%. In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (48.9%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Mandarin 14 0.5 191,793 3.2 596,711 2.5
Italian 12 0.4 112,272 1.9 271,597 1.2
Croatian 12 0.4 20,504 0.3 56,885 0.2
Punjabi 11 0.4 56,171 0.9 132,496 0.6
Bengali 8 0.3 10,992 0.2 54,566 0.2
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English only spoken at home 2,474 89.0 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 98 8.0 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.) 89.0% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 0.5%, Italian 0.4%, Croatian 0.4%, Punjabi 0.4% and Bengali 0.3%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 776 52.7 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 493 33.5 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 80 5.4 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 124 8.4 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 1,473 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Soldiers Hill (Vic.). Of these 52.7% were employed full time, 33.5% were employed part-time and 8.4% 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
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 180 13.3 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 152 11.2 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 160 11.8 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 243 18.0 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 537 39.7 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Professionals 400 29.8 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 177 13.2 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 165 12.3 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 150 11.2 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 149 11.1 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 139 10.4 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 98 7.3 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 38 2.8 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Soldiers Hill (Vic.) included Professionals 29.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 13.2%, Managers 12.3%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 11.1%, Sales Workers 10.4%, Labourers 7.3% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 86 6.9 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Higher Education 58 4.7 44,970 1.6 155,985 1.5
Cafes and Restaurants 43 3.5 69,149 2.5 253,385 2.4
Primary Education 40 3.2 52,964 1.9 231,198 2.2
State Government Administration 38 3.1 25,757 0.9 158,980 1.5

Of the employed people in Soldiers Hill (Vic.), the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 6.9%, Higher Education 4.7%, Cafes and Restaurants 3.5%, Primary Education 3.2% and State Government Administration 3.1%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 647 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,683 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,244 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Soldiers Hill (Vic.) was $647.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 823 61.9 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 81 6.1 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Walked only 69 5.2 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 61 4.6 110,502 4.0 489,922 4.6
Train 45 3.4 157,750 5.8 488,012 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 101 7.5 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 904 67.2 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 61.9%, Worked at home 6.1%, Walked only 5.2%, Car, as passenger 4.6% and Train 3.4%. On the day, 7.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 67.2% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,743 77.0 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 690 30.5 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 309 13.6 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 566 25.1 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.1% 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
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 541 23.9 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 697 30.8 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 299 13.2 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 205 9.1 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 30.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 242 35.5 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 303 44.4 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 128 18.8 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 9 1.3 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 44.4% were couple families with children, 35.5% were couple families without children and 18.8% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 19.2 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.8 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 19.2% of single parents were male and 80.8% 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
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 102 18.8 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 30 5.5 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 155 28.5 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 91 16.8 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 25 4.6 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 84 15.5 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 34 6.3 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 22 4.1 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), of couple families with children, 18.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.5% had both employed part-time and 28.5% 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

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,152 84.7 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 208 15.3 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 84.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 968 84.0 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 123 10.7 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 53 4.6 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 4 0.3 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 84.0% were separate houses, 10.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.6% were flats or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 39 3.4 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 294 25.5 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 579 50.3 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 208 18.1 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 31 2.7 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), of occupied private dwellings 3.4% had 1 bedroom, 25.5% had 2 bedrooms and 50.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 337 29.1 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 379 32.7 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 402 34.7 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 9 0.8 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 32 2.8 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 29.1% were owned outright, 32.7% were owned with a mortgage and 34.7% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 677 58.7 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 400 34.7 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 76 6.6 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), of all households, 58.7% were family households, 34.7% were single person households and 6.6% were group households.

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Household income Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 24.8 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.3 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 24.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 10.3% 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 Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 250 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.2 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 11.8 -- 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 Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.4 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.6 -- 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 Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 112 9.7 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 499 43.2 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 395 34.2 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 103 8.9 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 47 4.1 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 43.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.9% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 175 15.1 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 947 81.9 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 34 2.9 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 81.9% 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.
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 18 41.9 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 25 58.1 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), 41.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 58.1% 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
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.7 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,333 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7 persons, with 0.7 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Soldiers Hill (Vic.) % Soldiers Hill (Vic.) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 240 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Soldiers Hill (Vic.), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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.