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City of Brimbank

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 51,202 people who worked in the City of Brimbank, 17,565 or 34.3% also lived in the area.

Where does the City of Brimbank's workforce come from? Journey to Work data sheds light on how many workers live locally, how many commute from other areas and which areas they commute from.  Some areas attract a large external workforce because they have major employment centres or because local residents have a different set of skills or aspirations than the local jobs require. Understanding where workers reside assists in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision. It also helps to clarify economic and employment drivers across areas and assists in understanding the degree to which the City of Brimbank provides local employment.

Derived from the Census:

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

Persons who are employed within the area boundaries.

Residential location of local workers
City of Brimbank2011
Live and work in the area17,56534.3
Live and work in the same SLA12,79825.0
Live in the area and work in different SLA4,7679.3
Work in the area, but live outside33,63765.7

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

Residential location of local workers, 2011
Residential location of local workers, 2011 65.7% 9.3% 25.0%
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
Residential location of local workers by SLA
City of Brimbank - Total area2011
Brimbank (C) - Keilor9,49818.6
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine8,06715.8
Melton (S) - East4,4968.8
Wyndham (C) - North3,0496.0
Melton (S) Bal2,2434.4
Maribyrnong (C)1,9673.8
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona1,4812.9
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon1,4352.8
Moonee Valley (C) - West1,3932.7
Hume (C) - Sunbury1,3232.6
Hume (C) - Craigieburn1,1282.2
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows1,0932.1
Wyndham (C) - South8351.6
Wyndham (C) - West7971.6
Moreland (C) - North6571.3
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown6351.2
Moreland (C) - Coburg5841.1
Darebin (C) - Preston5551.1
Moorabool (S) - Bacchus Marsh5371.0
Macedon Ranges (S) Bal5231.0
Whittlesea (C) - South-West4640.9
Whittlesea (C) - North4500.9
Moreland (C) - Brunswick4040.8
Melbourne (C) - Remainder3650.7
Whittlesea (C) - South-East3370.7
Banyule (C) - North3140.6
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner3080.6
Manningham (C) - West2950.6
Darebin (C) - Northcote2820.6
Macedon Ranges (S) - Romsey2670.5
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg2440.5
Port Phillip (C) - West2150.4
Yarra (C) - North2040.4
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda1930.4
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield1870.4
Mitchell (S) - South1610.3
Kingston (C) - North1330.3
Nillumbik (S) - South-West1330.3
Moorabool (S) - Ballan1260.2
Stonnington (C) - Prahran1200.2
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands1160.2
Greater Geelong (C) - South Barwon - Inner1160.2
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.1090.2
Yarra (C) - Richmond1040.2
Bayside (C) - South1040.2
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt B1020.2
Boroondara (C) - Kew970.2
Casey (C) - Berwick970.2
Monash (C) - Waverley West930.2
Nillumbik (S) - South890.2
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.880.2
Stonnington (C) - Malvern880.2
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill870.2
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale840.2
Glen Eira (C) - South800.2
Monash (C) - Waverley East790.2
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn790.2
Monash (C) - South-West740.1
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.740.1
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal690.1
Knox (C) - North-East650.1
Bayside (C) - Brighton640.1
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.640.1
Frankston (C) - West630.1
Knox (C) - North-West600.1
Maroondah (C) - Croydon560.1
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong540.1
Kingston (C) - South530.1
Casey (C) - Cranbourne530.1
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood510.1
Knox (C) - South510.1
Casey (C) - Hallam460.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong West450.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Bellarine - Inner450.1
Surf Coast (S) - East450.1
Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton430.1
Mornington P'sula (S) - West350.1
Ballarat (C) - Inner North330.1
Ballarat (C) - Central320.1
Melbourne (C) - Inner320.1
Nillumbik (S) Bal300.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt C300.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong290.1
Frankston (C) - East280.1
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham270.1
No Usual Address (Vic.)270.1
Golden Plains (S) - South-East260.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Newtown220.0
Hepburn (S) - East210.0
Ballarat (C) - South170.0
Manningham (C) - East160.0
Cardinia (S) - North110.0
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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.

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