Benalla Rural CityCommunity profile

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Benalla Rural City

Additional areas

Benalla Rural City has a total population of 13,861 and 6,809 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.

Benalla Rural City summary profile, 2016
NameNumber%Regional VIC %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population13,861100.0100.0
Australian citizens12,41189.588.2
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)9,97772.068.1
Indigenous population2221.61.6
Needs assistance due to age or disability9476.86.0
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)6734.95.8
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)1,0357.58.7
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)9677.07.4
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)9296.77.9
Young workforce (25 to 34)1,2098.710.9
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)2,15615.618.1
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)2,15615.613.9
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)2,28116.513.4
Seniors (70 to 84)1,93213.911.1
Frail aged (85 and over)5283.82.7
Total Population13,861100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children1,16419.325.3
Couples without children1,83330.527.1
One parent families5989.910.1
Lone person households1,81130.127.0
Group households1472.42.9
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)6,016100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school1,0717.79.5
Attending secondary school8326.06.3
Attending university or TAFE institution3542.64.2
Total persons (including those not attending)13,861100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses6,14190.287.9
Medium and high density5658.310.2
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)600.91.4
Occupied private dwellings6,01688.483.6
Unoccupied Dwellings77611.416.1
Non private dwellings170.20.3
Total dwellings6,809100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)6,812100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $650 (low)1,47426.122.9
$650 to $1,449 (lower middle)2,10837.334.0
$1,449 to $2,499 (upper middle)95716.919.8
$2,500 or more (high)4978.812.5
Incomes not stated61810.910.7
Total households5,654100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Internet connection4,19669.773.5
No internet connection1,28221.318.1
Not stated5409.08.4
Total households6,016100.0100.0

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