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City of Charles Sturt

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 37,136 people who worked in the City of Charles Sturt, 12,878 or 34.7% also lived in the area.

Where does the City of Charles Sturt'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 Charles Sturt 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 Charles Sturt2011
Live and work in the area12,87834.7
Live and work in the same SLA6,64617.9
Live in the area and work in different SLA6,23216.8
Work in the area, but live outside24,25865.3

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 65.3% 16.8% 17.9%
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 Charles Sturt - Total area2011
Charles Sturt (C) - Coastal4,11211.1
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner West3,1478.5
Charles Sturt (C) - North-East2,8137.6
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner East2,8067.6
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Coast2,0335.5
West Torrens (C) - West1,5914.3
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Park1,0312.8
West Torrens (C) - East8502.3
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Port8482.3
Salisbury (C) - South-East7992.2
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - East7452.0
Marion (C) - Central6751.8
Marion (C) - North6441.7
Salisbury (C) - Central6111.6
Prospect (C)6061.6
Tea Tree Gully (C) - South5881.6
Onkaparinga (C) - Woodcroft5741.5
Holdfast Bay (C) - North5731.5
Salisbury (C) - Inner North5641.5
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Inner5491.5
Salisbury (C) Bal5281.4
Tea Tree Gully (C) - North5171.4
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Central4881.3
Marion (C) - South4601.2
Onkaparinga (C) - Reservoir4511.2
Campbelltown (C) - East4481.2
Salisbury (C) - North-East4161.1
Mitcham (C) - West4161.1
Unley (C) - East3430.9
Adelaide (C)3360.9
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - West3290.9
Campbelltown (C) - West3270.9
Playford (C) - East Central3250.9
Onkaparinga (C) - South Coast3210.9
Onkaparinga (C) - Morphett3140.8
Burnside (C) - South-West3080.8
Mitcham (C) - Hills3070.8
Burnside (C) - North-East3010.8
Unley (C) - West2990.8
Playford (C) - Elizabeth2770.7
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - East2670.7
Holdfast Bay (C) - South2580.7
Mitcham (C) - North-East2170.6
Onkaparinga (C) - North Coast2040.5
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Hills2000.5
Playford (C) - West Central1880.5
Mount Barker (DC) - Central1780.5
Playford (C) - West1760.5
Gawler (T)1680.5
Walkerville (M)1660.4
Onkaparinga (C) - Hackham1440.4
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Ranges1320.4
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Central1290.3
Mallala (DC)1260.3
Light (RegC)870.2
Onkaparinga (C) - Hills690.2
Mount Barker (DC) Bal650.2
Adelaide Hills (DC) Bal600.2
Adelaide Hills (DC) - North580.2
Barossa (DC) - Barossa380.1
No Usual Address (SA)340.1
Playford (C) - Hills340.1
Alexandrina (DC) - Strathalbyn320.1
Mid Murray (DC)240.1
Murray Bridge (RC)180.0
Victor Harbor (C)170.0
Alexandrina (DC) - Coastal120.0
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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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