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In Strathmore, 45% of households were made up of couples with children in 2016, compared with 31% in the City of Moonee Valley.

Strathmore'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, Strathmore'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
Strathmore - Total households (Enumerated)20162011Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Moonee Valley %Number%City of Moonee Valley %2011 to 2016
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children1,29344.731.21,27345.231.3+20
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children64522.322.856420.023.3+81
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families2398.39.328910.39.6-50
Other families
411.41.7341.21.7+7
map this data in atlas.idGroup household501.74.7311.14.6+19
map this data in atlas.idLone person52418.124.953919.125.0-15
Other not classifiable household
903.14.7722.63.7+18
Visitor only households
100.30.7170.60.7-7

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Household type, 2016
Household type, 2016 Lone person, City of Moonee Valley: 24.9% Group household, City of Moonee Valley: 4.7% Other families, City of Moonee Valley: 1.7% One parent families, City of Moonee Valley: 9.3% Couples without children, City of Moonee Valley: 22.8% Couples with children, City of Moonee Valley: 31.2% Lone person, Strathmore: 18.1% Group household, Strathmore: 1.7% Other families, Strathmore: 1.4% One parent families, Strathmore: 8.3% Couples without children, Strathmore: 22.3% Couples with children, Strathmore: 44.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in household type, 2011 to 2016
Change in household type, 2011 to 2016 Lone person, Strathmore: -15 Group household, Strathmore: +19 Other families, Strathmore: +7 One parent families, Strathmore: -50 Couples without children, Strathmore: +81 Couples with children, Strathmore: +20
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the household/family types in Strathmore in 2016 compared to the City of Moonee Valley shows that there was a higher proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 44.7% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 8.3% were one-parent families, compared with 31.2% and 9.3% respectively for the City of Moonee Valley.

There were a lower proportion of lone person households and a similar proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 18.1% compared to 24.9% in the City of Moonee Valley while the proportion of couples without children was 22.3% compared to 22.8% in the City of Moonee Valley.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Strathmore increased by 73 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in family/household types in Strathmore between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Couples without children (+81 households)
  • One parent families (-50 households)

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