McKellar

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC80091
People 2,746
Male 48.8%
Female 51.2%
Median age 41
Families 773
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 0.8
All private dwellings 1,032
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,247
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,075
Median weekly rent $380
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2

(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
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male 1,341 48.8 195,739 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,408 51.2 201,653 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 55 2.0 6,508 1.6 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,746 people in McKellar. Of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

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Age McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median age 41 -- 35 -- 38 --
0-4 years 171 6.2 26,795 6.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 156 5.7 25,451 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 157 5.7 22,235 5.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 181 6.6 24,507 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 207 7.5 31,430 7.9 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 140 5.1 32,488 8.2 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 138 5.0 33,631 8.5 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 183 6.6 30,193 7.6 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 182 6.6 28,216 7.1 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 196 7.1 26,556 6.7 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 198 7.2 24,433 6.1 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 201 7.3 22,357 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 238 8.6 19,144 4.8 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 186 6.8 17,285 4.3 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 85 3.1 12,168 3.1 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 60 2.2 8,519 2.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 46 1.7 5,839 1.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 27 1.0 6,158 1.5 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in McKellar was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Married 1,279 56.7 154,584 47.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 34 1.5 8,159 2.5 608,059 3.2
Divorced 170 7.5 25,353 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 77 3.4 12,542 3.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 697 30.9 122,279 37.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in McKellar aged 15 years and over, 56.7% were married and 9.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,150 55.4 135,703 48.1 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 141 6.8 32,501 11.5 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 784 37.8 113,732 40.3 7,024,973 41.9

In McKellar, of people aged 15 years and over, 55.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Preschool 33 4.0 5,904 4.5 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 123 14.9 20,728 15.7 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 58 7.0 8,123 6.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 26 3.2 3,969 3.0 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 101 12.3 13,606 10.3 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 51 6.2 6,372 4.8 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 40 4.9 4,207 3.2 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 60 7.3 8,163 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 157 19.1 34,291 26.0 1,160,626 16.1
Other 14 1.7 3,165 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 160 19.4 23,127 17.6 1,707,023 23.7

In McKellar 30.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.3% were in primary school, 23.2% in secondary school and 26.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 772 34.4 119,919 37.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 177 7.9 29,758 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 65 2.9 9,461 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 198 8.8 25,750 8.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 399 17.8 57,843 17.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 69 3.1 8,891 2.8 941,531 4.9
Year 10 180 8.0 22,621 7.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 140 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 30 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 154 6.9 14,566 4.5 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 14 0.6 1,151 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 160 7.1 24,951 7.7 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in McKellar, 17.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 11.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.9% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australian 807 21.3 127,285 23.0 7,298,243 23.3
English 804 21.3 132,031 23.8 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 320 8.5 51,611 9.3 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 270 7.1 40,160 7.3 2,023,470 6.4
Italian 180 4.8 12,984 2.3 1,000,006 3.2

The most common ancestries in McKellar were Australian 21.3%, English 21.3%, Irish 8.5%, Scottish 7.1% and Italian 4.8%.

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

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Country of birth McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 1,828 67.4 270,033 68.0 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 77 2.8 11,351 2.9 509,555 2.2
England 72 2.7 12,757 3.2 907,570 3.9
Italy 46 1.7 1,943 0.5 174,042 0.7
Vietnam 40 1.5 3,338 0.8 219,355 0.9
India 38 1.4 10,414 2.6 455,389 1.9

In McKellar, 67.4% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.8%, England 2.7%, Italy 1.7%, Vietnam 1.5% and India 1.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,013 37.0 133,304 33.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 180 6.6 29,113 7.3 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 145 5.3 23,121 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,242 45.3 187,955 47.3 11,070,538 47.3

In McKellar, 45.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 37.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 1,391 51.7 211,707 53.3 12,231,150 52.3
England 120 4.5 21,368 5.4 1,403,096 6.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 115 4.3 14,581 3.7 704,658 3.0
Italy 90 3.3 5,489 1.4 470,138 2.0
Vietnam 64 2.4 4,826 1.2 320,208 1.4

In McKellar, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 51.7%, England 4.5%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.3%, Italy 3.3% and Vietnam 2.4%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 1,423 52.0 218,199 54.9 12,643,365 54.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 115 4.2 14,782 3.7 699,074 3.0
England 102 3.7 19,203 4.8 1,302,147 5.6
Italy 83 3.0 4,440 1.1 395,775 1.7
Vietnam 63 2.3 5,095 1.3 335,060 1.4

In McKellar, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 52.0%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.2%, England 3.7%, Italy 3.0% and Vietnam 2.3%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 804 29.5 143,739 36.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 752 27.5 88,619 22.3 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 300 11.0 42,734 10.8 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 241 8.8 36,420 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 89 3.3 9,610 2.4 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in McKellar were No Religion, so described 29.5%, Catholic 27.5%, Anglican 11.0%, Not stated 8.8% and Uniting Church 3.3%. In McKellar, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (58.8%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Mandarin 86 3.2 12,408 3.1 596,711 2.5
Italian 68 2.5 3,245 0.8 271,597 1.2
Croatian 55 2.0 2,272 0.6 56,885 0.2
Vietnamese 46 1.7 4,216 1.1 277,400 1.2
Greek 43 1.6 2,436 0.6 237,588 1.0
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English only spoken at home 1,899 69.6 288,986 72.7 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 286 29.8 35,846 23.8 1,971,011 22.2

In McKellar 69.6% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 3.2%, Italian 2.5%, Croatian 2.0%, Vietnamese 1.7% and Greek 1.6%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 877 60.6 137,058 63.5 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 431 29.8 57,064 26.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 70 4.8 11,506 5.3 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 69 4.8 10,205 4.7 787,452 6.9

There were 1,447 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in McKellar. Of these 60.6% were employed full time, 29.8% were employed part-time and 4.8% 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
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 163 11.8 20,602 10.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 129 9.3 16,499 8.0 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 147 10.6 19,962 9.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 302 21.8 46,946 22.8 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 579 41.7 90,110 43.8 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in McKellar, 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Professionals 374 27.1 62,716 30.5 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 235 17.0 34,668 16.9 1,449,681 13.6
Managers 228 16.5 32,776 15.9 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 152 11.0 19,639 9.6 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 126 9.1 21,694 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 104 7.5 13,956 6.8 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 95 6.9 10,354 5.0 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 36 2.6 4,692 2.3 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in McKellar included Professionals 27.1%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 17.0%, Managers 16.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 11.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.1%, Sales Workers 7.5%, Labourers 6.9% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.6%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Central Government Administration 201 15.8 37,799 18.4 127,598 1.2
State Government Administration 55 4.3 6,303 3.1 158,980 1.5
Higher Education 43 3.4 6,068 3.0 155,985 1.5
Computer System Design and Related Services 37 2.9 6,009 2.9 162,884 1.5
Primary Education 35 2.8 3,760 1.8 231,198 2.2

Of the employed people in McKellar, the most common responses for industry of employment included Central Government Administration 15.8%, State Government Administration 4.3%, Higher Education 3.4%, Computer System Design and Related Services 2.9% and Primary Education 2.8%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Personal 921 -- 998 -- 662 --
Family 2,562 -- 2,445 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,247 -- 2,070 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in McKellar was $921.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 915 66.6 130,776 63.6 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 103 7.5 12,320 6.0 489,922 4.6
Bus 72 5.2 12,226 5.9 323,201 3.0
Worked at home 45 3.3 6,307 3.1 503,582 4.7
Motorbike/scooter 15 1.1 1,974 1.0 64,580 0.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 87 6.3 14,676 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,054 76.0 146,503 71.2 7,305,271 68.4

In McKellar, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 66.6%, Car, as passenger 7.5%, Bus 5.2%, Worked at home 3.3% and Motorbike/scooter 1.1%. On the day, 6.3% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 76.0% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,705 75.3 246,674 76.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 665 29.4 93,275 28.9 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 296 13.1 36,947 11.4 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 510 22.5 75,109 23.3 3,620,726 19.0

In McKellar, of people aged 15 years and over, 75.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.5% 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
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 517 22.8 82,490 25.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 703 31.0 102,171 31.6 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 298 13.2 39,411 12.2 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 188 8.3 22,606 7.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in McKellar, 31.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% 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 McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 304 39.7 38,438 37.7 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 359 46.9 48,008 47.1 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 100 13.1 14,129 13.8 959,543 15.8
Other family 3 0.4 1,461 1.4 102,559 1.7

Of the families in McKellar, 46.9% were couple families with children, 39.7% were couple families without children and 13.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male -- 14.4 -- 20.1 -- 18.2
Female -- 85.6 -- 79.9 -- 81.8

In McKellar, 14.4% of single parents were male and 85.6% 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
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 172 26.2 26,341 30.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 21 3.2 2,981 3.4 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 134 20.4 17,892 20.7 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 85 12.9 11,401 13.2 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 38 5.8 4,054 4.7 302,037 6.0
Both not working 134 20.4 13,020 15.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 27 4.1 5,516 6.4 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 46 7.0 5,231 6.1 311,381 6.2

In McKellar, of couple families with children, 26.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 20.4% 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 McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 922 93.5 142,670 91.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 64 6.5 12,593 8.1 1,039,874 11.2

In McKellar, 93.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.5% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Separate house 873 94.7 95,520 67.0 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 49 5.3 25,280 17.7 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 21,405 15.0 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 194 0.1 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in McKellar, 94.7% were separate houses, 5.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 301 0.2 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 9 1.0 10,198 7.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 19 2.0 21,301 14.9 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 330 35.5 56,674 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 561 60.4 51,557 36.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 1.1 2,637 1.8 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.5 -- 2.6 --

In McKellar, of occupied private dwellings 1.0% had 1 bedroom, 2.0% had 2 bedrooms and 35.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Owned outright 370 40.2 38,555 27.0 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 345 37.5 54,832 38.4 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 197 21.4 45,346 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 952 0.7 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 8 0.9 2,984 2.1 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in McKellar, 40.2% were owned outright, 37.5% were owned with a mortgage and 21.4% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Family households 746 80.7 100,308 70.3 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 154 16.7 35,413 24.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 24 2.6 6,938 4.9 354,917 4.3

In McKellar, of all households, 80.7% were family households, 16.7% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

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Household income McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 11.8 -- 11.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 33.5 -- 28.4 -- 16.4

In McKellar, 11.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 33.5% 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 McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median rent 380 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.1 -- 91.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.9 -- 8.1 -- 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 McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,075 -- 2,058 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.9 -- 5.5 -- 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 McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
None 30 3.3 7,832 5.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 264 28.7 53,025 37.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 379 41.2 55,714 39.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 230 25.0 22,580 15.8 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 2.0 3,513 2.5 285,197 3.4

In McKellar, 28.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 88 9.5 11,440 8.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 825 88.9 128,278 89.9 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 15 1.6 2,941 2.1 221,494 2.7

In McKellar, 88.9% 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.
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male 26 50.0 3,267 50.2 322,171 49.6
Female 26 50.0 3,236 49.8 326,996 50.4
Median age 20 -- 23 -- 23 --

In McKellar, 50.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.0% were female. The median age was 20 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
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.9 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,687 -- 1,886 -- 1,203 --

In McKellar, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,687.

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
McKellar % McKellar Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 205 -- 360 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In McKellar, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $205 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,900.

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.