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City of Boroondara

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 53,597 (66.7%) of the City of Boroondara’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do the City of Boroondara's residents go to work? Journey to Work data shows how many residents work locally, and how many commute out of the area and where they commute to. Some areas consist mainly of dormitory' suburbs and the majority of the residents commute out to work.  Other areas have large employment centres which attract a local workforce. Understanding where the City of Boroondara's residents go to work assists in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision.  It also helps to clarify the economic and employment drivers across areas and assists in understanding the degree of employment self-containment within the City of Boroondara.

Derived from the Census:

'For the main job held last week, what was the person's workplace address?'

Employed persons aged 15 or more

Employment location of residents
City of Boroondara2011
Live and work in the area19,40924.2
Live and work in the same SLA12,60415.7
Live in the area and work in different SLA6,8058.5
Live in the area, but work outside 53,59766.7
Work location unknown7,2909.1

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

Employment location of residents, 2011
Employment location of residents, 2011 9.1% 66.7% 8.5% 15.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in by .id, the population experts.
Detailed breakdown by SLA
Employment location of residents by SLA
City of Boroondara - Total area (All SLAs)2011
Melbourne (C) - Inner11,53214.4
Melbourne (C) - Remainder6,2437.8
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn6,1787.7
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.4,9426.2
Boroondara (C) - Kew4,3335.4
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.3,9564.9
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands3,6134.5
Yarra (C) - Richmond3,0523.8
Yarra (C) - North2,3913.0
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill2,3022.9
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Melbourne)2,1492.7
Port Phillip (C) - West2,1182.6
Stonnington (C) - Malvern1,8882.4
POW No Fixed Address (Vic.)1,7232.1
Monash (C) - Waverley West1,6812.1
POW not stated1,6802.1
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.)1,6432.0
Stonnington (C) - Prahran1,6232.0
Monash (C) - South-West1,2431.5
Manningham (C) - West1,1461.4
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg1,1231.4
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.9431.2
Kingston (C) - North9001.1
Darebin (C) - Preston6940.9
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield6830.9
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda6050.8
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.5160.6
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal5070.6
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong4860.6
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood4420.6
Darebin (C) - Northcote4120.5
Maribyrnong (C)3830.5
Monash (C) - Waverley East3630.5
Knox (C) - North-East3460.4
Hume (C) - Craigieburn3230.4
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows3190.4
Moreland (C) - Brunswick3150.4
Knox (C) - North-West2700.3
Knox (C) - South2590.3
Whittlesea (C) - South-West2530.3
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon2480.3
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine2460.3
Maroondah (C) - Croydon2460.3
Glen Eira (C) - South2360.3
Moreland (C) - Coburg2070.3
Wyndham (C) - North2040.3
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale1860.2
Bayside (C) - South1850.2
Bayside (C) - Brighton1830.2
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona1480.2
Banyule (C) - North1440.2
Frankston (C) - West1380.2
Moonee Valley (C) - West1330.2
Brimbank (C) - Keilor1270.2
Casey (C) - Hallam1250.2
Casey (C) - Berwick1160.1
Whittlesea (C) - South-East1100.1
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown1050.1
Nillumbik (S) - South990.1
Casey (C) - Cranbourne780.1
Whittlesea (C) - North490.1
Sydney (C) - Inner420.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong420.1
Moreland (C) - North320.0
Mornington P'sula (S) - South160.0
Mornington P'sula (S) - West140.0
Melton (S) - East140.0
Manningham (C) - East120.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner120.0
Mornington P'sula (S) - East110.0
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs110.0
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.

NOTE: Table totals may not equate with other similar tables due to randomisation of small numbers. Please refer to the specific data notes for more information.