Stanthorpe

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC32680
People 5,406
Male 47.7%
Female 52.3%
Median age 48
Families 1,407
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.6
All private dwellings 2,686
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $872
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,181
Median weekly rent $230
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6

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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
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 2,582 47.7 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,826 52.3 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 172 3.2 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 5,406 people in Stanthorpe. Of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.2% of the population.

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Age Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 48 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 274 5.1 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 360 6.7 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 283 5.2 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 263 4.9 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 240 4.4 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 275 5.1 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 273 5.0 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 247 4.6 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 276 5.1 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 300 5.5 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 293 5.4 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 381 7.0 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 398 7.4 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 424 7.8 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 370 6.8 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 302 5.6 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 227 4.2 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 226 4.2 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Stanthorpe was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 2,176 48.5 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 175 3.9 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 484 10.8 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 395 8.8 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,259 28.0 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Stanthorpe aged 15 years and over, 48.5% were married and 14.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,878 48.8 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 366 9.5 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,604 41.7 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Stanthorpe, of people aged 15 years and over, 48.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 49 3.7 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 292 22.2 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 121 9.2 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 12 0.9 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 236 18.0 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 69 5.3 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 4 0.3 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 54 4.1 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 59 4.5 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 38 2.9 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 380 28.9 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Stanthorpe 24.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.4% were in primary school, 23.7% in secondary school and 8.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 486 10.8 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 311 6.9 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 113 2.5 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 625 13.9 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 649 14.5 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 193 4.3 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 802 17.9 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 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 618 13.8 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 33 0.7 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 543 12.1 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Stanthorpe, 14.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 16.5% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.9% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English 2,112 28.3 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 2,058 27.6 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 615 8.2 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Italian 611 8.2 131,687 2.0 1,000,006 3.2
Scottish 593 7.9 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Stanthorpe were English 28.3%, Australian 27.6%, Irish 8.2%, Italian 8.2% and Scottish 7.9%.

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

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Country of birth Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 4,152 76.9 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 176 3.3 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
Italy 160 3.0 12,995 0.3 174,042 0.7
New Zealand 101 1.9 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
Taiwan 57 1.1 15,592 0.3 46,822 0.2
Korea, Republic of (South) 47 0.9 18,327 0.4 98,776 0.4

In Stanthorpe, 76.9% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 3.3%, Italy 3.0%, New Zealand 1.9%, Taiwan 1.1% and Korea, Republic of (South) 0.9%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,102 20.4 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 293 5.4 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 232 4.3 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 3,381 62.5 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Stanthorpe, 62.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 3,646 68.0 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
Italy 357 6.7 42,085 0.9 470,138 2.0
England 294 5.5 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 123 2.3 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
Taiwan 55 1.0 17,008 0.4 49,681 0.2

In Stanthorpe, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 68.0%, Italy 6.7%, England 5.5%, New Zealand 2.3% and Taiwan 1.0%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 3,702 68.7 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
Italy 318 5.9 31,865 0.7 395,775 1.7
England 270 5.0 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 116 2.2 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
Korea, Republic of (South) 55 1.0 21,733 0.5 120,878 0.5

In Stanthorpe, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 68.7%, Italy 5.9%, England 5.0%, New Zealand 2.2% and Korea, Republic of (South) 1.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Catholic 1,528 28.3 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
No Religion, so described 1,228 22.7 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 914 16.9 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 518 9.6 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 380 7.0 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Stanthorpe were Catholic 28.3%, No Religion, so described 22.7%, Anglican 16.9%, Not stated 9.6% and Uniting Church 7.0%. In Stanthorpe, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (71.8%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Italian 220 4.1 20,009 0.4 271,597 1.2
Mandarin 63 1.2 69,474 1.5 596,711 2.5
Korean 46 0.9 19,620 0.4 108,997 0.5
Spanish 31 0.6 21,006 0.4 140,817 0.6
German 23 0.4 16,488 0.4 79,353 0.3
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English only spoken at home 4,552 84.3 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 287 12.2 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Stanthorpe 84.3% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 4.1%, Mandarin 1.2%, Korean 0.9%, Spanish 0.6% and German 0.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,031 49.0 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 793 37.7 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 128 6.1 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 154 7.3 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 2,106 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Stanthorpe. Of these 49.0% were employed full time, 37.7% were employed part-time and 7.3% 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
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 273 13.9 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 223 11.4 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 296 15.1 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 323 16.5 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 708 36.2 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Stanthorpe, 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Labourers 368 18.8 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Technicians and Trades Workers 257 13.1 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Managers 256 13.1 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Community and Personal Service Workers 254 13.0 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Professionals 246 12.6 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 215 11.0 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 197 10.1 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 132 6.7 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Stanthorpe included Labourers 18.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.1%, Managers 13.1%, Community and Personal Service Workers 13.0%, Professionals 12.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.0%, Sales Workers 10.1% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 6.7%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 83 4.4 52,291 2.4 254,275 2.4
Aged Care Residential Services 75 4.0 40,967 1.9 211,621 2.0
Primary Education 73 3.9 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2
Apple and Pear Growing 65 3.4 192 0.0 1,467 0.0
Accommodation 60 3.2 29,602 1.4 113,377 1.1

Of the employed people in Stanthorpe, the most common responses for industry of employment included Supermarket and Grocery Stores 4.4%, Aged Care Residential Services 4.0%, Primary Education 3.9%, Apple and Pear Growing 3.4% and Accommodation 3.2%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 493 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,172 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 872 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Stanthorpe was $493.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,284 65.7 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 139 7.1 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 99 5.1 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Walked only 96 4.9 70,471 3.3 370,427 3.5
Truck 41 2.1 19,948 0.9 85,892 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 10 0.5 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,436 73.7 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Stanthorpe, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 65.7%, Car, as passenger 7.1%, Worked at home 5.1%, Walked only 4.9% and Truck 2.1%. On the day, 0.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 73.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,047 67.9 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 984 21.9 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 586 13.0 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,102 24.5 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Stanthorpe, of people aged 15 years and over, 67.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.9% provided care for children and 13.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.5% 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
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 766 17.0 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,100 24.5 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 611 13.6 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 578 12.9 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Stanthorpe, 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

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Family composition

Family composition Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 696 49.3 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 455 32.2 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 239 16.9 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 23 1.6 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Stanthorpe, 32.2% were couple families with children, 49.3% were couple families without children and 16.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 13.1 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 86.9 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Stanthorpe, 13.1% of single parents were male and 86.9% 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
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 138 12.0 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 51 4.4 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 226 19.6 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 122 10.6 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 85 7.4 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 391 33.9 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 64 5.6 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 76 6.6 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Stanthorpe, of couple families with children, 12.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 19.6% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

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

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Dwellings

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

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,188 86.4 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 343 13.6 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Stanthorpe, 86.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.6% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,901 86.9 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 91 4.2 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 178 8.1 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 14 0.6 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Stanthorpe, 86.9% were separate houses, 4.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.1% were flats or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.3 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 56 2.6 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 409 18.6 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,028 46.9 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 630 28.7 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 64 2.9 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Stanthorpe, of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 18.6% had 2 bedrooms and 46.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 906 41.1 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 497 22.6 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 721 32.7 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 16 0.7 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 63 2.9 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Stanthorpe, 41.1% were owned outright, 22.6% were owned with a mortgage and 32.7% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 1,402 63.7 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 739 33.6 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 59 2.7 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Stanthorpe, of all households, 63.7% were family households, 33.6% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

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Household income Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 32.1 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.0 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Stanthorpe, 32.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 4.0% 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 Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 230 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,181 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.1 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.9 -- 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 Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 199 9.1 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 884 40.3 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 710 32.4 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 320 14.6 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 80 3.6 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Stanthorpe, 40.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 587 26.7 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,551 70.5 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 63 2.9 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Stanthorpe, 70.5% 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.
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 82 46.3 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 95 53.7 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 19 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Stanthorpe, 46.3% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 53.7% 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
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 908 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Stanthorpe, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $908.

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
Stanthorpe % Stanthorpe Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 250 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,170 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Stanthorpe, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,170.

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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.