Springfield Lakes

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC32655
People 15,318
Male 48.3%
Female 51.7%
Median age 29
Families 4,177
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 1.1
All private dwellings 5,336
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,929
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,991
Median weekly rent $390
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

(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
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 7,399 48.3 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 7,915 51.7 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 312 2.0 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 15,318 people in Springfield Lakes. Of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

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Age Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 29 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,668 10.9 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 1,478 9.6 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,199 7.8 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 947 6.2 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 1,092 7.1 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 1,501 9.8 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 1,792 11.7 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,499 9.8 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,207 7.9 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 927 6.0 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 643 4.2 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 478 3.1 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 336 2.2 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 262 1.7 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 153 1.0 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 84 0.5 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 35 0.2 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 24 0.2 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Springfield Lakes was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 28.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 5,555 50.6 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 441 4.0 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 775 7.1 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 181 1.6 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 4,025 36.7 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Springfield Lakes aged 15 years and over, 50.6% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 5,020 49.7 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 1,640 16.2 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 3,446 34.1 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Springfield Lakes, of people aged 15 years and over, 49.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 279 5.3 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 1,349 25.7 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 215 4.1 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 266 5.1 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 797 15.2 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 153 2.9 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 174 3.3 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 332 6.3 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 759 14.5 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 134 2.6 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 784 15.0 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Springfield Lakes 34.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.8% were in primary school, 21.4% in secondary school and 20.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,491 22.7 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,239 11.3 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 497 4.5 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 1,601 14.6 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 2,205 20.1 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 537 4.9 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 952 8.7 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 4 0.0 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 380 3.5 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 58 0.5 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 715 6.5 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Springfield Lakes, 20.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 19.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 11.3% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English 5,414 25.4 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 4,447 20.9 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 1,417 6.7 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 1,390 6.5 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
Indian 771 3.6 74,094 1.1 619,164 2.0

The most common ancestries in Springfield Lakes were English 25.4%, Australian 20.9%, Irish 6.7%, Scottish 6.5% and Indian 3.6%.

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

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Country of birth Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 9,370 61.2 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
New Zealand 1,480 9.7 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
England 604 3.9 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
India 473 3.1 49,145 1.0 455,389 1.9
Philippines 292 1.9 39,661 0.8 232,386 1.0
South Africa 210 1.4 40,131 0.9 162,449 0.7

In Springfield Lakes, 61.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were New Zealand 9.7%, England 3.9%, India 3.1%, Philippines 1.9% and South Africa 1.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 6,625 43.3 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,077 7.0 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 890 5.8 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 5,923 38.7 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Springfield Lakes, 38.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 43.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 6,838 44.6 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
New Zealand 1,613 10.5 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
England 961 6.3 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
India 696 4.5 67,903 1.4 616,939 2.6
Philippines 371 2.4 43,562 0.9 270,177 1.2

In Springfield Lakes, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 44.6%, New Zealand 10.5%, England 6.3%, India 4.5% and Philippines 2.4%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 7,037 45.9 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
New Zealand 1,590 10.4 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
England 952 6.2 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
India 691 4.5 65,921 1.4 605,777 2.6
Philippines 455 3.0 57,947 1.2 325,049 1.4

In Springfield Lakes, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 45.9%, New Zealand 10.4%, England 6.2%, India 4.5% and Philippines 3.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 5,106 33.4 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 3,046 19.9 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 1,672 10.9 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 1,212 7.9 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Christian, nfd 672 4.4 143,355 3.0 612,371 2.6

The most common responses for religion in Springfield Lakes were No Religion, so described 33.4%, Catholic 19.9%, Anglican 10.9%, Not stated 7.9% and Christian, nfd 4.4%. In Springfield Lakes, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (53.3%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Vietnamese 306 2.0 25,914 0.6 277,400 1.2
Hindi 197 1.3 18,163 0.4 159,652 0.7
Samoan 192 1.3 14,969 0.3 44,869 0.2
Spanish 169 1.1 21,006 0.4 140,817 0.6
Mandarin 169 1.1 69,474 1.5 596,711 2.5
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English only spoken at home 11,318 74.0 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 1,259 25.3 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Springfield Lakes 74.0% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Vietnamese 2.0%, Hindi 1.3%, Samoan 1.3%, Spanish 1.1% and Mandarin 1.1%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 5,519 64.9 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 2,038 24.0 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 373 4.4 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 573 6.7 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 8,503 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Springfield Lakes. Of these 64.9% were employed full time, 24.0% 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 Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 618 7.8 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 572 7.2 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 847 10.7 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,979 25.0 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 3,544 44.7 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Springfield Lakes, 7.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,701 21.4 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 1,329 16.8 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 1,031 13.0 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 930 11.7 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 886 11.2 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Sales Workers 770 9.7 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 586 7.4 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 555 7.0 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Springfield Lakes included Professionals 21.4%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 16.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.7%, Managers 11.2%, Sales Workers 9.7%, Labourers 7.4% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.0%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 357 4.6 91,756 4.3 411,808 3.9
Defence 300 3.9 17,707 0.8 75,462 0.7
Takeaway Food Services 178 2.3 41,958 2.0 189,447 1.8
Cafes and Restaurants 167 2.2 49,488 2.3 253,385 2.4
Primary Education 165 2.1 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2

Of the employed people in Springfield Lakes, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.6%, Defence 3.9%, Takeaway Food Services 2.3%, Cafes and Restaurants 2.2% and Primary Education 2.1%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 900 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,991 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,929 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Springfield Lakes was $900.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 5,386 67.9 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Train 474 6.0 42,306 2.0 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 377 4.8 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 253 3.2 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Train, car as driver 149 1.9 11,835 0.6 86,003 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 838 10.6 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 6,040 76.1 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Springfield Lakes, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 67.9%, Train 6.0%, Car, as passenger 4.8%, Worked at home 3.2% and Train, car as driver 1.9%. On the day, 10.6% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 76.1% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,476 77.2 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 4,630 42.2 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 978 8.9 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,702 15.5 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Springfield Lakes, of people aged 15 years and over, 77.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 42.2% provided care for children and 8.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.5% 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 Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 2,899 26.4 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 3,380 30.8 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,212 11.0 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 983 9.0 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Springfield Lakes, 30.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,161 27.8 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 2,282 54.6 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 685 16.4 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 52 1.2 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Springfield Lakes, 54.6% were couple families with children, 27.8% were couple families without children and 16.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 12.2 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 87.8 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Springfield Lakes, 12.2% of single parents were male and 87.8% 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
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 1,136 33.0 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 102 3.0 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 774 22.5 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 657 19.1 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 120 3.5 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 193 5.6 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 220 6.4 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 238 6.9 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Springfield Lakes, of couple families with children, 33.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 22.5% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 4,788 93.0 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 360 7.0 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Springfield Lakes, 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 4,445 92.8 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 330 6.9 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 5 0.1 186,780 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 Lakes, 92.8% were separate houses, 6.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.1% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.1 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.1 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 158 3.3 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,500 31.4 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 3,063 64.1 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 54 1.1 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Springfield Lakes, of occupied private dwellings 0.1% had 1 bedroom, 3.3% had 2 bedrooms and 31.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 362 7.6 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,996 41.7 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 2,357 49.3 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 7 0.1 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 62 1.3 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Springfield Lakes, 7.6% were owned outright, 41.7% were owned with a mortgage and 49.3% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 4,067 85.0 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 562 11.7 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 157 3.3 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Springfield Lakes, of all households, 85.0% were family households, 11.7% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

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Household income Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 6.6 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.6 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Springfield Lakes, 6.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 16.6% 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 Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 390 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.4 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 12.6 -- 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 Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,991 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 61 1.3 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,532 32.0 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 2,340 48.9 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 787 16.4 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 70 1.5 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Springfield Lakes, 32.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 266 5.6 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 4,447 93.0 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 70 1.5 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Springfield Lakes, 93.0% 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.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

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 Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 136 44.0 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 173 56.0 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Springfield Lakes, 44.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 56.0% were female. The median age was 19 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

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 Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,795 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Springfield Lakes, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,795.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Springfield Lakes % Springfield Lakes Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 380 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,138 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Springfield Lakes, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $380 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,138.

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.