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In Taylors Hill, 60% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 43% in the City of Melton.

Taylors Hill's household and family structure is one of the most important demographic indicators. It reveals the area's residential role and function, era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for services and facilities as most are related to age and household types.

To continue building the story, Taylors Hill's Household Summary should be viewed in conjunction with Households with Children, Households without Children, Household Size, Age Structure and Dwelling Type.

Derived from the Census question:

‘What is the person’s relationship (to each other person in the household)?’

Households

Household type
Taylors Hill20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Melton %Number%City of Melton %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children2,08459.743.41,07953.044.3+1,005
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children70520.221.248123.621.5+224
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families2898.313.01899.312.8+100
Other families
280.81.1331.60.9-5
map this data in atlas.idGroup household310.92.1261.31.9+5
map this data in atlas.idLone person3018.615.71447.114.9+157
Other not classifiable household
451.33.2814.03.3-36
Visitor only households
70.20.430.10.4+4

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Household type, 2011
Household type, 2011 Lone person, City of Melton: 15.7% Group household, City of Melton: 2.1% Other families, City of Melton: 1.1% One parent families, City of Melton: 13.0% Couples without children, City of Melton: 21.2% Couples with children, City of Melton: 43.4% Lone person, Taylors Hill: 8.6% Group household, Taylors Hill: 0.9% Other families, Taylors Hill: 0.8% One parent families, Taylors Hill: 8.3% Couples without children, Taylors Hill: 20.2% Couples with children, Taylors Hill: 59.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011 Lone person, Taylors Hill: +157 Group household, Taylors Hill: +5 Other families, Taylors Hill: -5 One parent families, Taylors Hill: +100 Couples without children, Taylors Hill: +224 Couples with children, Taylors Hill: +1,005
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the household/family types in Taylors Hill in 2011 compared to the City of Melton shows that there was a higher proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 59.7% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 8.3% were one-parent families, compared with 43.4% and 13.0% respectively for the City of Melton.

There were a lower proportion of lone person households and a lower proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 8.6% compared to 15.7% in the City of Melton while the proportion of couples without children was 20.2% compared to 21.2% in the City of Melton.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Taylors Hill increased by 1,453 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in family/household types in Taylors Hill between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Couples with children (+1,005 households)
  • Couples without children (+224 households)
  • Lone person (+157 households)
  • One parent families (+100 households)