Fitzroy Crossing

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC50506
People 1,297
Male 49.3%
Female 50.7%
Median age 31
Families 256
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 0.8
All private dwellings 617
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,034
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $76
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.1

(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
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 639 49.3 1,238,419 50.0 11,546,638 49.3
Female 656 50.7 1,235,994 50.0 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 802 61.5 75,978 3.1 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 1,297 people in Fitzroy Crossing. Of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 61.5% of the population.

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Age Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median age 31 -- 36 -- 38 --
0-4 years 130 10.0 161,727 6.5 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 82 6.3 164,153 6.6 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 75 5.8 150,806 6.1 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 93 7.1 149,997 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 102 7.8 160,332 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 139 10.7 184,908 7.5 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 126 9.7 194,267 7.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 73 5.6 173,041 7.0 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 92 7.1 171,996 7.0 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 97 7.5 172,520 7.0 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 84 6.5 162,438 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 79 6.1 149,899 6.1 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 45 3.5 132,145 5.3 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 45 3.5 116,755 4.7 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 7 0.5 82,911 3.4 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 12 0.9 61,509 2.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 6 0.5 42,590 1.7 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 14 1.1 42,420 1.7 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Fitzroy Crossing was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.5% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Married 318 31.3 975,062 48.8 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 31 3.0 63,205 3.2 608,059 3.2
Divorced 59 5.8 167,361 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 37 3.6 88,619 4.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 572 56.2 703,482 35.2 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Fitzroy Crossing aged 15 years and over, 31.3% were married and 7.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 206 28.7 835,938 48.4 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 105 14.6 201,709 11.7 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 406 56.6 688,868 39.9 7,024,973 41.9

In Fitzroy Crossing, of people aged 15 years and over, 28.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Preschool 12 3.1 30,247 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 91 23.8 144,988 18.9 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 36,865 4.8 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 3 0.8 28,046 3.7 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 41 10.7 88,176 11.5 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.8 34,065 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 3 0.8 34,773 4.5 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 13 3.4 46,835 6.1 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 15 3.9 106,811 13.9 1,160,626 16.1
Other 3 0.8 18,547 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 198 51.8 197,644 25.8 1,707,023 23.7

In Fitzroy Crossing 29.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.7% were in primary school, 12.8% in secondary school and 7.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 126 12.8 410,272 20.5 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 42 4.3 177,631 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 13 1.3 62,656 3.1 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 69 7.0 279,448 14.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 124 12.6 318,674 16.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 81 8.2 107,858 5.4 941,531 4.9
Year 10 172 17.5 235,001 11.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 940 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 209 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 96 9.8 117,996 5.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 24 2.4 10,572 0.5 145,844 0.8
Not stated 245 24.9 220,701 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Fitzroy Crossing, 12.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 8.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 4.3% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australian Aboriginal 630 40.9 20,718 0.6 144,173 0.5
Australian 299 19.4 760,032 22.8 7,298,243 23.3
English 174 11.3 931,150 27.9 7,852,224 25.0
Scottish 46 3.0 214,154 6.4 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 32 2.1 224,372 6.7 2,388,058 7.6

The most common ancestries in Fitzroy Crossing were Australian Aboriginal 40.9%, Australian 19.4%, English 11.3%, Scottish 3.0% and Irish 2.1%.

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 Fitzroy Crossing (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 1,001 78.2 1,492,842 60.3 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
New Zealand 26 2.0 79,221 3.2 518,466 2.2
England 19 1.5 194,163 7.8 907,570 3.9
India 12 0.9 49,385 2.0 455,389 1.9
Germany 7 0.5 10,958 0.4 102,595 0.4
Taiwan 6 0.5 4,670 0.2 46,822 0.2

In Fitzroy Crossing, 78.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were New Zealand 2.0%, England 1.5%, India 0.9%, Germany 0.5% and Taiwan 0.5%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 142 10.9 1,001,150 40.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 30 2.3 184,890 7.5 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 21 1.6 144,217 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 919 70.4 947,977 38.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Fitzroy Crossing, 70.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 960 75.2 1,097,468 44.4 12,231,150 52.3
England 29 2.3 276,956 11.2 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 27 2.1 97,382 3.9 617,331 2.6
India 13 1.0 70,114 2.8 616,939 2.6
Scotland 9 0.7 50,380 2.0 276,038 1.2

In Fitzroy Crossing, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 75.2%, England 2.3%, New Zealand 2.1%, India 1.0% and Scotland 0.7%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Australia 953 74.6 1,140,417 46.1 12,643,365 54.0
England 31 2.4 265,520 10.7 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 24 1.9 94,116 3.8 608,329 2.6
India 15 1.2 68,962 2.8 605,777 2.6
Netherlands 9 0.7 20,568 0.8 152,088 0.6

In Fitzroy Crossing, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 74.6%, England 2.4%, New Zealand 1.9%, India 1.2% and Netherlands 0.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 365 28.2 804,268 32.5 6,933,708 29.6
Other Protestant 309 23.9 16,521 0.7 108,307 0.5
Not stated 203 15.7 255,987 10.3 2,238,735 9.6
Catholic 122 9.4 530,361 21.4 5,291,834 22.6
Christian, nfd 91 7.0 83,670 3.4 612,371 2.6

The most common responses for religion in Fitzroy Crossing were No Religion, so described 28.2%, Other Protestant 23.9%, Not stated 15.7%, Catholic 9.4% and Christian, nfd 7.0%. In Fitzroy Crossing, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (62.9%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Kriol 370 29.2 2,376 0.1 7,155 0.0
Walmajarri 77 6.1 279 0.0 283 0.0
Bunuba 27 2.1 41 0.0 41 0.0
Wangkajunga 9 0.7 10 0.0 10 0.0
Mandarin 8 0.6 47,840 1.9 596,711 2.5
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English only spoken at home 508 40.1 1,861,041 75.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 185 32.9 181,998 19.4 1,971,011 22.2

In Fitzroy Crossing 40.1% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Kriol 29.2%, Walmajarri 6.1%, Bunuba 2.1%, Wangkajunga 0.7% and Mandarin 0.6%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 312 70.7 715,287 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 55 12.5 376,590 30.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 31 7.0 65,859 5.2 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 43 9.8 97,966 7.8 787,452 6.9

There were 441 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Fitzroy Crossing. Of these 70.7% were employed full time, 12.5% were employed part-time and 9.8% 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
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 17 4.3 138,263 11.9 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 16 4.0 114,814 9.9 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 20 5.0 123,517 10.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 91 22.9 198,785 17.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 221 55.7 516,501 44.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Fitzroy Crossing, 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Professionals 106 26.5 237,230 20.5 2,370,966 22.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 98 24.5 122,889 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 51 12.8 139,350 12.0 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 40 10.0 187,396 16.2 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 35 8.8 112,599 9.7 1,011,520 9.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 34 8.5 150,408 13.0 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 18 4.5 102,337 8.8 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 7 1.8 86,392 7.5 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Fitzroy Crossing included Professionals 26.5%, Community and Personal Service Workers 24.5%, Managers 12.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 10.0%, Labourers 8.8%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 8.5%, Sales Workers 4.5% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 1.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Accommodation 36 9.9 11,073 1.0 113,377 1.1
Combined Primary and Secondary Education 27 7.5 14,969 1.3 122,286 1.1
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 24 6.6 41,706 3.6 411,808 3.9
Secondary Education 20 5.5 20,488 1.8 177,487 1.7
Primary Education 17 4.7 29,683 2.6 231,198 2.2

Of the employed people in Fitzroy Crossing, the most common responses for industry of employment included Accommodation 9.9%, Combined Primary and Secondary Education 7.5%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 6.6%, Secondary Education 5.5% and Primary Education 4.7%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Personal 387 -- 724 -- 662 --
Family 846 -- 1,910 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,034 -- 1,595 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Fitzroy Crossing was $387.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Walked only 144 35.9 31,914 2.8 370,427 3.5
Car, as driver 143 35.7 733,030 63.3 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 49 12.2 56,173 4.9 489,922 4.6
Other 10 2.5 15,822 1.4 73,512 0.7
Bicycle 9 2.2 11,730 1.0 107,756 1.0
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 0 0.0 106,764 9.2 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 196 48.6 815,077 70.4 7,305,271 68.4

In Fitzroy Crossing, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Walked only 35.9%, Car, as driver 35.7%, Car, as passenger 12.2%, Other 2.5% and Bicycle 2.2%. On the day, 0.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 48.6% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 660 65.2 1,387,280 69.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 307 30.4 568,406 28.5 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 102 10.1 196,328 9.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 121 12.1 379,578 19.0 3,620,726 19.0

In Fitzroy Crossing, of people aged 15 years and over, 65.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.4% provided care for children and 10.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 209 20.7 447,726 22.4 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 218 21.6 521,733 26.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 184 18.3 228,248 11.4 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 45 4.5 189,571 9.5 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Fitzroy Crossing, 21.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 70 27.7 247,841 38.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 86 34.0 292,133 45.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 84 33.2 93,344 14.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 13 5.1 10,869 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Fitzroy Crossing, 34.0% were couple families with children, 27.7% were couple families without children and 33.2% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male -- 8.9 -- 18.3 -- 18.2
Female -- 91.1 -- 81.7 -- 81.8

In Fitzroy Crossing, 8.9% of single parents were male and 91.1% 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
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 35 23.0 106,951 19.8 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.0 22,177 4.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 14 9.2 119,913 22.2 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 20 13.2 88,558 16.4 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 5 3.3 31,917 5.9 302,037 6.0
Both not working 54 35.5 93,686 17.4 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 8 5.3 29,973 5.6 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 13 8.6 46,793 8.7 311,381 6.2

In Fitzroy Crossing, of couple families with children, 23.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.0% had both employed part-time and 9.2% 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 Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 333 83.5 866,767 86.7 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 66 16.5 132,874 13.3 1,039,874 11.2

In Fitzroy Crossing, 83.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.5% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Separate house 211 63.4 685,824 79.1 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 16 4.8 122,562 14.1 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 73 21.9 49,086 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 30 9.0 6,314 0.7 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Fitzroy Crossing, 63.4% were separate houses, 4.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 21.9% were flats or apartments and 9.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.9 2,452 0.3 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 18 5.3 30,043 3.5 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 91 26.8 107,035 12.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 150 44.1 327,662 37.8 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 53 15.6 381,319 44.0 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 25 7.4 18,272 2.1 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Fitzroy Crossing, of occupied private dwellings 5.3% had 1 bedroom, 26.8% had 2 bedrooms and 44.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Owned outright 10 3.0 247,050 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 3 0.9 344,014 39.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 297 88.9 245,705 28.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 4 1.2 9,181 1.1 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 20 6.0 20,823 2.4 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Fitzroy Crossing, 3.0% were owned outright, 0.9% were owned with a mortgage and 88.9% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Family households 226 67.9 629,882 72.7 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 95 28.5 204,202 23.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 12 3.6 32,692 3.8 354,917 4.3

In Fitzroy Crossing, of all households, 67.9% were family households, 28.5% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

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Household income Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 33.0 -- 18.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.6 -- 19.2 -- 16.4

In Fitzroy Crossing, 33.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 11.6% 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 Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median rent 76 -- 347 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 90.3 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 11.0 -- 9.7 -- 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 Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,993 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 99.0 -- 91.4 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 1.0 -- 8.6 -- 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 Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
None 109 33.4 42,620 4.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 107 32.8 274,198 31.6 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 55 16.9 337,355 38.9 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 28 8.6 186,678 21.5 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 8.3 25,934 3.0 285,197 3.4

In Fitzroy Crossing, 32.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 16.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 131 39.2 108,489 12.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 179 53.6 737,659 85.1 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 24 7.2 20,625 2.4 221,494 2.7

In Fitzroy Crossing, 53.6% 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.
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Male 394 49.2 38,027 50.0 322,171 49.6
Female 406 50.8 37,959 50.0 326,996 50.4
Median age 28 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Fitzroy Crossing, 49.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.8% were female. The median age was 28 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
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.2 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 694 -- 1,210 -- 1,203 --

In Fitzroy Crossing, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3 persons, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $694.

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
Fitzroy Crossing % Fitzroy Crossing Western Australia % Western Australia Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 80 -- 216 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,830 -- 1,660 --

In Fitzroy Crossing, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $80 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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.