City of Hobsons BayCommunity profile

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Hobsons Bay City

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Hobsons Bay City has a total population of 88,778 and 37,177 dwellings in 2016.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2016 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

Hobsons Bay City summary profile, 2016
NameNumber%Greater Melbourne %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population88,778100.0100.0
Australian citizens72,88682.179.6
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)56,12563.260.8
Indigenous population4900.60.5
Needs assistance due to age or disability4,9565.64.9
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)6,0626.86.4
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)7,6098.68.5
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)5,4346.16.7
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)7,0778.010.0
Young workforce (25 to 34)13,09314.716.3
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)19,95522.521.1
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)11,82213.311.9
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)8,5289.69.3
Seniors (70 to 84)7,2388.27.7
Frail aged (85 and over)1,9522.22.0
Total Population88,778100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children11,19732.733.5
Couples without children7,87623.022.9
One parent families3,69010.810.1
Lone person households8,10123.722.0
Group households1,1283.34.7
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)34,195100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school8,4839.69.5
Attending secondary school4,9125.56.1
Attending university or TAFE institution5,5466.28.2
Total persons (including those not attending)88,778100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses24,15265.066.1
Medium and high density12,67734.133.0
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)1980.50.5
Occupied private dwellings34,19592.090.7
Unoccupied Dwellings2,9477.99.1
Non private dwellings350.10.1
Total dwellings37,177100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)37,183100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $650 (low)5,62917.216.7
$650 to $1,449 (lower middle)8,60926.327.3
$1,449 to $2,499 (upper middle)7,19822.023.0
$2,500 or more (high)8,03524.622.9
Incomes not stated3,2489.910.1
Total households32,719100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Internet connection26,68578.081.7
No internet connection5,17715.111.3
Not stated2,3416.87.1
Total households34,195100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.