Maryborough (Qld)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC31794
People 15,406
Male 48.1%
Female 51.9%
Median age 46
Families 3,931
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.6
All private dwellings 7,412
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $816
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $230
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
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 7,408 48.1 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 8,004 51.9 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 773 5.0 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 15,406 people in Maryborough (Qld). Of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.0% of the population.

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Age Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 46 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 860 5.6 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 914 5.9 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 948 6.1 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 871 5.6 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 825 5.3 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 727 4.7 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 761 4.9 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 740 4.8 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 867 5.6 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 895 5.8 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 959 6.2 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,071 6.9 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,103 7.2 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 1,069 6.9 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 915 5.9 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 748 4.9 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 563 3.7 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 585 3.8 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Maryborough (Qld) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 5,131 40.4 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 628 5.0 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,603 12.6 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 1,208 9.5 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 4,116 32.4 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Maryborough (Qld) aged 15 years and over, 40.4% were married and 17.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 4,508 40.9 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 1,126 10.2 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 5,387 48.9 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Maryborough (Qld), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 136 3.3 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 906 22.2 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 136 3.3 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 95 2.3 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 676 16.5 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 146 3.6 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 106 2.6 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 233 5.7 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 239 5.9 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 107 2.6 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,305 31.9 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Maryborough (Qld) 26.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.9% were in primary school, 22.9% in secondary school and 11.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 920 7.2 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 785 6.2 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 356 2.8 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 2,060 16.2 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,580 12.4 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 537 4.2 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 2,527 19.9 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 21 0.2 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 3 0.0 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 1,823 14.4 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 54 0.4 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,708 13.5 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Maryborough (Qld), 12.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.2% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australian 6,789 31.7 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
English 6,532 30.5 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 1,790 8.4 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 1,641 7.7 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
German 1,562 7.3 296,387 4.5 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Maryborough (Qld) were Australian 31.7%, English 30.5%, Irish 8.4%, Scottish 7.7% and German 7.3%.

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 Maryborough (Qld) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 12,884 83.7 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 377 2.5 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 226 1.5 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
Philippines 99 0.6 39,661 0.8 232,386 1.0
Scotland 63 0.4 21,879 0.5 119,417 0.5
Germany 61 0.4 20,387 0.4 102,595 0.4

In Maryborough (Qld), 83.7% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 2.5%, New Zealand 1.5%, Philippines 0.6%, Scotland 0.4% and Germany 0.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,503 9.8 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 809 5.2 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 569 3.7 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 11,261 73.1 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Maryborough (Qld), 73.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 11,925 77.6 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 793 5.2 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 283 1.8 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
Scotland 176 1.1 54,350 1.2 276,038 1.2
Germany 109 0.7 34,868 0.7 170,571 0.7

In Maryborough (Qld), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 77.6%, England 5.2%, New Zealand 1.8%, Scotland 1.1% and Germany 0.7%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 12,184 79.1 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 651 4.2 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 306 2.0 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
Philippines 145 0.9 57,947 1.2 325,049 1.4
Scotland 129 0.8 46,925 1.0 245,915 1.1

In Maryborough (Qld), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 79.1%, England 4.2%, New Zealand 2.0%, Philippines 0.9% and Scotland 0.8%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 4,511 29.3 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 2,703 17.5 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 2,609 16.9 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 1,563 10.1 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 1,226 8.0 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Maryborough (Qld) were No Religion, so described 29.3%, Anglican 17.5%, Catholic 16.9%, Not stated 10.1% and Uniting Church 8.0%. In Maryborough (Qld), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (65.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
German 33 0.2 16,488 0.4 79,353 0.3
Tagalog 32 0.2 16,999 0.4 111,273 0.5
Filipino 23 0.1 11,371 0.2 71,220 0.3
Mandarin 17 0.1 69,474 1.5 596,711 2.5
Thai 16 0.1 8,126 0.2 55,444 0.2
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English only spoken at home 13,954 90.8 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 252 3.8 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Maryborough (Qld) 90.8% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included German 0.2%, Tagalog 0.2%, Filipino 0.1%, Mandarin 0.1% and Thai 0.1%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 2,526 47.1 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,766 32.9 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 269 5.0 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 805 15.0 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 5,366 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Maryborough (Qld). Of these 47.1% were employed full time, 32.9% were employed part-time and 15.0% 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
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 607 13.3 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 481 10.6 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 674 14.8 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,020 22.4 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,503 33.0 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Maryborough (Qld), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 33.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Community and Personal Service Workers 737 16.2 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Labourers 645 14.1 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Professionals 636 13.9 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 623 13.7 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 621 13.6 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 499 10.9 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 375 8.2 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3
Managers 351 7.7 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0

The most common occupations in Maryborough (Qld) included Community and Personal Service Workers 16.2%, Labourers 14.1%, Professionals 13.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.7%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.6%, Sales Workers 10.9%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 8.2% and Managers 7.7%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 217 4.9 91,756 4.3 411,808 3.9
Aged Care Residential Services 213 4.8 40,967 1.9 211,621 2.0
Primary Education 164 3.7 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 155 3.5 52,291 2.4 254,275 2.4
Takeaway Food Services 131 3.0 41,958 2.0 189,447 1.8

Of the employed people in Maryborough (Qld), the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.9%, Aged Care Residential Services 4.8%, Primary Education 3.7%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 3.5% and Takeaway Food Services 3.0%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 456 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,037 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 816 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Maryborough (Qld) was $456.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 3,011 66.4 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 289 6.4 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Walked only 240 5.3 70,471 3.3 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 122 2.7 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Bicycle 101 2.2 21,679 1.0 107,756 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 37 0.8 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 3,341 73.3 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Maryborough (Qld), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 66.4%, Car, as passenger 6.4%, Walked only 5.3%, Worked at home 2.7% and Bicycle 2.2%. On the day, 0.8% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 73.3% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,187 64.5 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,916 23.0 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,819 14.3 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,436 19.2 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Maryborough (Qld), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.0% provided care for children and 14.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.2% 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
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 2,109 16.6 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 3,021 23.8 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,542 12.1 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 1,517 11.9 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Maryborough (Qld), 23.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,703 43.3 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,173 29.8 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 979 24.9 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 77 2.0 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Maryborough (Qld), 29.8% were couple families with children, 43.3% were couple families without children and 24.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 18.6 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.4 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Maryborough (Qld), 18.6% of single parents were male and 81.4% 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
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 332 11.5 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 103 3.6 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 410 14.3 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 373 13.0 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 233 8.1 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 1,141 39.7 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 129 4.5 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 156 5.4 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Maryborough (Qld), of couple families with children, 11.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 14.3% 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 Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 6,204 89.3 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 741 10.7 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Maryborough (Qld), 89.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 5,249 84.6 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 555 8.9 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 326 5.3 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 52 0.8 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Maryborough (Qld), 84.6% were separate houses, 8.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.3% were flats or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 28 0.5 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 313 5.0 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,569 25.3 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 3,048 49.1 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,038 16.7 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 208 3.4 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Maryborough (Qld), of occupied private dwellings 5.0% had 1 bedroom, 25.3% had 2 bedrooms and 49.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 2,231 36.0 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,476 23.8 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 2,214 35.7 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 52 0.8 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 230 3.7 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Maryborough (Qld), 36.0% were owned outright, 23.8% were owned with a mortgage and 35.7% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 3,850 62.1 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 2,108 34.0 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 245 3.9 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Maryborough (Qld), of all households, 62.1% were family households, 34.0% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

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Household income Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 35.4 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.4 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Maryborough (Qld), 35.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 3.4% 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 Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 230 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.1 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 15.9 -- 12.8 -- 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 Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.2 -- 6.4 -- 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 Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 731 11.8 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 2,671 43.1 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,742 28.1 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 724 11.7 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 332 5.4 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Maryborough (Qld), 43.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 1,625 26.2 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 4,360 70.2 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 225 3.6 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Maryborough (Qld), 70.2% 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.
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 371 48.1 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 400 51.9 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Maryborough (Qld), 48.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 51.9% were female. The median age was 21 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

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

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 847 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Maryborough (Qld), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $847.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Maryborough (Qld) % Maryborough (Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 240 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,192 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Maryborough (Qld), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,192.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

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.