Maffra

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code UCL215050
People 4,316
Male 47.9%
Female 52.1%
Median age 42
Families 1,092
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 1,957
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,026
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,148
Median weekly rent $210
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

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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
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 2,066 47.9 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,249 52.1 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 63 1.5 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,316 people in Maffra. Of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

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Age Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 262 6.1 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 286 6.6 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 259 6.0 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 255 5.9 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 228 5.3 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 259 6.0 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 248 5.8 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 224 5.2 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 233 5.4 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 227 5.3 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 271 6.3 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 276 6.4 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 272 6.3 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 298 6.9 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 239 5.5 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 176 4.1 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 154 3.6 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 145 3.4 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Maffra was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.5% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 1,660 47.2 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 139 4.0 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 347 9.9 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 304 8.6 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,067 30.3 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Maffra aged 15 years and over, 47.2% were married and 13.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,409 46.8 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 293 9.7 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,310 43.5 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Maffra, of people aged 15 years and over, 46.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 73 6.0 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 252 20.9 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 80 6.6 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 21 1.7 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 195 16.1 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 53 4.4 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 23 1.9 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 52 4.3 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 61 5.0 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 20 1.7 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 378 31.3 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Maffra 27.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.9% were in primary school, 21.9% in secondary school and 9.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 370 10.5 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 241 6.9 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 111 3.2 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 633 18.0 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 358 10.2 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 302 8.6 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 430 12.3 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 7 0.2 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 517 14.7 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 4 0.1 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 463 13.2 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Maffra, 10.2% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 21.2% 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 Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australian 1,934 33.7 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
English 1,816 31.7 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 534 9.3 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 455 7.9 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4
German 170 3.0 201,850 2.6 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Maffra were Australian 33.7%, English 31.7%, Irish 9.3%, Scottish 7.9% and German 3.0%.

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

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Country of birth Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 3,613 84.2 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 110 2.6 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 30 0.7 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2
Netherlands 30 0.7 19,813 0.3 70,172 0.3
Scotland 17 0.4 26,073 0.4 119,417 0.5
Philippines 17 0.4 51,290 0.9 232,386 1.0

In Maffra, 84.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 2.6%, New Zealand 0.7%, Netherlands 0.7%, Scotland 0.4% and Philippines 0.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 435 10.1 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 207 4.8 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 129 3.0 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 3,192 74.0 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Maffra, 74.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 3,345 77.6 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
England 218 5.1 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
Scotland 55 1.3 62,046 1.0 276,038 1.2
Netherlands 54 1.3 51,198 0.9 175,354 0.7
New Zealand 41 1.0 103,922 1.8 617,331 2.6

In Maffra, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 77.6%, England 5.1%, Scotland 1.3%, Netherlands 1.3% and New Zealand 1.0%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 3,430 79.9 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 190 4.4 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
Netherlands 52 1.2 44,458 0.8 152,088 0.6
Scotland 44 1.0 55,616 0.9 245,915 1.1
New Zealand 31 0.7 102,791 1.7 608,329 2.6

In Maffra, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 79.9%, England 4.4%, Netherlands 1.2%, Scotland 1.0% and New Zealand 0.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,397 32.3 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 939 21.7 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 907 21.0 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 425 9.8 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 332 7.7 197,572 3.3 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Maffra were No Religion, so described 32.3%, Anglican 21.7%, Catholic 21.0%, Not stated 9.8% and Uniting Church 7.7%. In Maffra, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (62.4%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Cantonese 10 0.2 78,079 1.3 280,943 1.2
Tagalog 9 0.2 23,054 0.4 111,273 0.5
German 7 0.2 19,714 0.3 79,353 0.3
Afrikaans 6 0.1 5,560 0.1 43,741 0.2
Mandarin 6 0.1 191,793 3.2 596,711 2.5
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English only spoken at home 3,919 90.9 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 55 3.1 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Maffra 90.9% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Cantonese 0.2%, Tagalog 0.2%, German 0.2%, Afrikaans 0.1% and Mandarin 0.1%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 947 52.0 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 622 34.2 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 145 8.0 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 107 5.9 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 1,821 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Maffra. Of these 52.0% were employed full time, 34.2% were employed part-time and 5.9% 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
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 235 13.7 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 191 11.1 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 198 11.5 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 278 16.2 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 668 38.9 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Maffra, 13.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Technicians and Trades Workers 305 17.9 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 250 14.7 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Professionals 248 14.5 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 230 13.5 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 200 11.7 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Managers 165 9.7 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Machinery Operators and Drivers 159 9.3 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3
Sales Workers 124 7.3 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4

The most common occupations in Maffra included Technicians and Trades Workers 17.9%, Labourers 14.7%, Professionals 14.5%, Community and Personal Service Workers 13.5%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.7%, Managers 9.7%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 9.3% and Sales Workers 7.3%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 84 5.1 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Dairy Cattle Farming 76 4.6 11,606 0.4 20,326 0.2
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 70 4.3 65,341 2.4 254,275 2.4
Primary Education 65 4.0 52,964 1.9 231,198 2.2
Secondary Education 61 3.7 43,766 1.6 177,487 1.7

Of the employed people in Maffra, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 5.1%, Dairy Cattle Farming 4.6%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 4.3%, Primary Education 4.0% and Secondary Education 3.7%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 529 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,315 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,026 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Maffra was $529.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,180 68.8 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 98 5.7 110,502 4.0 489,922 4.6
Walked only 61 3.6 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 52 3.0 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Truck 13 0.8 16,720 0.6 85,892 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 11 0.6 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,288 75.0 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Maffra, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 68.8%, Car, as passenger 5.7%, Walked only 3.6%, Worked at home 3.0% and Truck 0.8%. On the day, 0.6% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 75.0% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,388 68.1 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 943 26.9 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 422 12.0 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 899 25.6 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Maffra, of people aged 15 years and over, 68.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.9% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.6% 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
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 670 19.1 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 818 23.3 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 459 13.1 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 447 12.7 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Maffra, 23.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 484 44.3 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 395 36.2 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 195 17.9 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 18 1.6 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Maffra, 36.2% were couple families with children, 44.3% were couple families without children and 17.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 18.7 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.3 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Maffra, 18.7% of single parents were male and 81.3% 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
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 111 12.5 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 36 4.1 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 193 21.8 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 133 15.0 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 51 5.7 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 226 25.5 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 65 7.3 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 72 8.1 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Maffra, of couple families with children, 12.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,688 90.3 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 181 9.7 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Maffra, 90.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,590 94.2 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 19 1.1 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 52 3.1 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 14 0.8 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Maffra, 94.2% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.1% were flats or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 61 3.6 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 313 18.6 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 890 52.9 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 379 22.5 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 41 2.4 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Maffra, of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 18.6% had 2 bedrooms and 52.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 641 38.0 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 538 31.9 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 440 26.1 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 13 0.8 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 54 3.2 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Maffra, 38.0% were owned outright, 31.9% were owned with a mortgage and 26.1% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 1,087 64.7 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 551 32.8 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 41 2.4 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Maffra, of all households, 64.7% were family households, 32.8% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

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Household income Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 27.9 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.3 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Maffra, 27.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 5.3% 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 Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 210 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.9 -- 10.4 -- 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 Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,148 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.7 -- 7.5 -- 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 Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 104 6.2 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 595 35.3 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 585 34.7 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 336 19.9 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 66 3.9 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Maffra, 35.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.9% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 398 23.7 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,238 73.8 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 42 2.5 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Maffra, 73.8% 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.
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 29 44.6 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 36 55.4 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 18 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Maffra, 44.6% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 55.4% were female. The median age was 18 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
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,062 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Maffra, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,062.

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
Maffra % Maffra Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 186 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,325 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Maffra, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $186 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,325.

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.