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Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park

Household type

In Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park, 35% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 28% in the City of Playford.

Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park'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, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park'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
Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children37134.928.227830.728.9+93
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children31429.622.626228.822.7+52
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families888.317.49110.016.6-3
Other families
70.71.260.71.0+1
map this data in atlas.idGroup household141.33.0202.22.2-6
map this data in atlas.idLone person21620.324.220722.824.5+9
Other not classifiable household
454.23.0293.13.7+16
Visitor only households
70.70.4141.50.5-7

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 Playford: 24.2% Group household, City of Playford: 3.0% Other families, City of Playford: 1.2% One parent families, City of Playford: 17.4% Couples without children, City of Playford: 22.6% Couples with children, City of Playford: 28.2% Lone person, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 20.3% Group household, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 1.3% Other families, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 0.7% One parent families, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 8.3% Couples without children, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 29.6% Couples with children, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: 34.9%
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, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +9 Group household, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -6 Other families, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +1 One parent families, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: -3 Couples without children, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +52 Couples with children, Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park: +93
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 Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a higher proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 34.9% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 8.3% were one-parent families, compared with 28.2% and 17.4% respectively for the City of Playford.

There were a lower proportion of lone person households and a higher proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 20.3% compared to 24.2% in the City of Playford while the proportion of couples without children was 29.6% compared to 22.6% in the City of Playford.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park increased by 155 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in family/household types in Virginia - Waterloo Corner - Buckland Park between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Couples with children (+93 households)
  • Couples without children (+52 households)