Springfield (Ipswich - Qld)

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC32652
People 6,772
Male 49.6%
Female 50.4%
Median age 30
Families 1,796
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 1.2
All private dwellings 2,183
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,892
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,842
Median weekly rent $365
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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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
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 3,358 49.6 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,418 50.4 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 210 3.1 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,772 people in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld). Of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.1% of the population.

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Age Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 30 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 574 8.5 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 642 9.5 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 611 9.0 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 558 8.2 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 440 6.5 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 477 7.0 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 573 8.5 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 535 7.9 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 538 7.9 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 523 7.7 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 456 6.7 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 277 4.1 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 215 3.2 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 142 2.1 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 100 1.5 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 65 1.0 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 26 0.4 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 24 0.4 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.3% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 2,431 49.2 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 179 3.6 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 394 8.0 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 115 2.3 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,824 36.9 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) aged 15 years and over, 49.2% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 2,246 48.9 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 576 12.5 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,768 38.5 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 112 4.8 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 539 23.1 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 118 5.0 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 144 6.2 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 419 17.9 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 98 4.2 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 106 4.5 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 132 5.6 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 267 11.4 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 57 2.4 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 345 14.8 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) 34.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.2% were in primary school, 26.8% in secondary school and 17.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 772 15.6 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 478 9.6 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 215 4.3 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 843 17.0 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,057 21.3 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 282 5.7 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 598 12.1 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 4 0.1 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 226 4.6 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 23 0.5 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 335 6.8 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 21.3% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 21.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English 2,536 26.7 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 2,134 22.5 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 694 7.3 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 634 6.7 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
German 392 4.1 296,387 4.5 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) were English 26.7%, Australian 22.5%, Irish 7.3%, Scottish 6.7% and German 4.1%.

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 Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 4,451 66.2 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
New Zealand 650 9.7 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
England 275 4.1 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
India 121 1.8 49,145 1.0 455,389 1.9
Philippines 96 1.4 39,661 0.8 232,386 1.0
Samoa 95 1.4 7,811 0.2 24,017 0.1

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 66.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were New Zealand 9.7%, England 4.1%, India 1.8%, Philippines 1.4% and Samoa 1.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,624 38.7 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 520 7.7 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 418 6.2 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,870 42.3 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 42.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 3,298 48.8 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
New Zealand 692 10.2 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
England 463 6.8 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
Samoa 257 3.8 21,141 0.4 63,447 0.3
India 191 2.8 67,903 1.4 616,939 2.6

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 48.8%, New Zealand 10.2%, England 6.8%, Samoa 3.8% and India 2.8%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 3,409 50.3 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
New Zealand 719 10.6 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
England 444 6.5 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
Samoa 228 3.4 19,554 0.4 58,724 0.3
India 189 2.8 65,921 1.4 605,777 2.6

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 50.3%, New Zealand 10.6%, England 6.5%, Samoa 3.4% and India 2.8%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 2,112 31.3 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 1,383 20.5 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 942 13.9 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 527 7.8 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Christian, nfd 299 4.4 143,355 3.0 612,371 2.6

The most common responses for religion in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) were No Religion, so described 31.3%, Catholic 20.5%, Anglican 13.9%, Not stated 7.8% and Christian, nfd 4.4%. In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (59.6%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Samoan 189 2.8 14,969 0.3 44,869 0.2
Vietnamese 124 1.8 25,914 0.6 277,400 1.2
Hindi 76 1.1 18,163 0.4 159,652 0.7
Spanish 70 1.0 21,006 0.4 140,817 0.6
Malayalam 55 0.8 7,614 0.2 53,206 0.2
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English only spoken at home 5,344 79.2 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 447 21.1 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) 79.2% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Samoan 2.8%, Vietnamese 1.8%, Hindi 1.1%, Spanish 1.0% and Malayalam 0.8%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 2,327 63.4 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 936 25.5 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 161 4.4 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 244 6.7 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 3,668 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld). Of these 63.4% were employed full time, 25.5% were employed part-time and 6.7% 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
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 309 9.1 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 266 7.8 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 352 10.3 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 825 24.2 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,498 43.9 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 9.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Clerical and Administrative Workers 546 16.0 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 512 15.0 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Professionals 507 14.8 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 438 12.8 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 348 10.2 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 344 10.1 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3
Labourers 341 10.0 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Managers 334 9.8 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0

The most common occupations in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) included Clerical and Administrative Workers 16.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 15.0%, Professionals 14.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.8%, Sales Workers 10.2%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 10.1%, Labourers 10.0% and Managers 9.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 125 3.7 91,756 4.3 411,808 3.9
Road Freight Transport 109 3.3 28,785 1.3 129,528 1.2
Takeaway Food Services 102 3.1 41,958 2.0 189,447 1.8
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 99 3.0 52,291 2.4 254,275 2.4
Primary Education 80 2.4 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2

Of the employed people in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.7%, Road Freight Transport 3.3%, Takeaway Food Services 3.1%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 3.0% and Primary Education 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 801 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,951 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,892 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) was $801.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 2,415 71.1 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Train 200 5.9 42,306 2.0 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 163 4.8 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 98 2.9 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Train, car as driver 37 1.1 11,835 0.6 86,003 0.8
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 305 8.9 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 2,677 78.3 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 71.1%, Train 5.9%, Car, as passenger 4.8%, Worked at home 2.9% and Train, car as driver 1.1%. On the day, 8.9% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 78.3% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,692 74.6 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,951 39.4 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 477 9.6 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 731 14.8 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.4% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.8% 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
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,241 25.0 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,457 29.4 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 590 11.9 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 409 8.3 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 29.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 456 25.4 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 992 55.2 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 326 18.2 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 22 1.2 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 55.2% were couple families with children, 25.4% were couple families without children and 18.2% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.6 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.4 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 16.6% of single parents were male and 83.4% 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
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 455 31.4 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 43 3.0 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 338 23.3 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 266 18.4 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 52 3.6 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 121 8.4 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 82 5.7 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 92 6.3 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), of couple families with children, 31.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 23.3% 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 Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,026 96.5 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 74 3.5 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 96.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.5% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,875 92.5 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 142 7.0 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 9 0.4 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 92.5% were separate houses, 7.0% 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
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 31 1.5 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 664 32.7 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,296 63.9 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 34 1.7 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 1.5% had 2 bedrooms and 32.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 249 12.3 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,010 49.7 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 733 36.1 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 9 0.4 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 30 1.5 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 12.3% were owned outright, 49.7% were owned with a mortgage and 36.1% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 1,734 85.5 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 234 11.5 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 60 3.0 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), of all households, 85.5% were family households, 11.5% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

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Household income Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 7.7 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.5 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 7.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 16.5% 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 Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 365 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.4 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.6 -- 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 Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,842 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 28 1.4 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 527 26.0 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 957 47.2 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 471 23.2 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 46 2.3 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 26.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 143 7.1 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,850 91.2 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 35 1.7 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 91.2% 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.
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 115 55.8 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 91 44.2 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), 55.8% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 44.2% were female. The median age was 17 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
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,656 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,656.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) % Springfield (Ipswich - Qld) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 370 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Springfield (Ipswich - Qld), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $370 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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.