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Frankston City

Migration by age and location

Between 2006 and 2011, the LGA with the highest net migration to the Frankston City (+2,239) was from Kingston (C), whilst the highest net loss (-1,327) was to Casey (C).

The age structure of people who move into and out of the Frankston City is strongly influenced by the residential role and function of the area and can influence demand for particular services. For instance, inner city areas near employment, education and entertainment tend to attract many young people in their late teens and early twenties, who move out in their late twenties and thirties to start families in suburban areas. Rural areas tend to lose young people and gain older families and retirees.

Understanding the Frankston City's attraction to different age groups helps to plan services for the community as well as advocating with other levels of government and private enterprise to provide infrastructure, employment opportunities and facilities which may help to retain age groups which are otherwise leaving the area.

Derived from the Census questions:

'Where does the person usually live?' and 'Where did the person usually live five years ago (at 9 August 2006)'.

Net gains and losses by LGA
Frankston City - between 2006 and 2011
LGAIn migrationOut migrationNet migration
Kingston (C)4,0231,784+2,239
Greater Dandenong (C)1,122401+721
Glen Eira (C)764281+483
Bayside (C)655208+447
Monash (C)685292+393
Knox (C)555199+356
Whitehorse (C)406112+294
Boroondara (C)22499+125
Yarra Ranges (S)295174+121
Maroondah (C)244133+111
Manningham (C)14765+82
Port Phillip (C)352270+82
Banyule (C)12043+77
Stonnington (C)245180+65
Darebin (C)13082+48
Blacktown (C)6424+40
Whittlesea (C)10272+30
Sutherland Shire (A)3612+24
Moreland (C)127105+22
Yarra (C)134114+20
Fairfield (C)203+17
Salisbury (C)226+16
Joondalup (C)249+15
Holroyd (C)173+14
South Perth (C)140+14
Lake Macquarie (C)229+13
Queanbeyan (C)130+13
Southern Grampians (S)196+13
Wollongong (C)2715+12
Bassendean (T)120+12
Alice Springs (T)2716+11
Wingecarribee (A)110+11
Maribyrnong (C)7261+11
Ku-ring-gai (A)154+11
Parramatta (C)199+10
Port Macquarie-Hastings (A)2919+10
Central Coast (M)166+10
Campbelltown (C)123+9
Mitcham (C)90+9
Blue Mountains (C)189+9
Nillumbik (S)3223+9
Shoalhaven (C)90+9
Warrumbungle Shire (A)90+9
Wanneroo (C)2112+9
Melville (C)156+9
Goulburn Mulwaree (A)90+9
Norwood Payneham St Peters (C)90+9
Canada Bay (A)113+8
Canterbury (C)179+8
Willoughby (C)124+8
Unincorporated ACT8577+8
Moonee Valley (C)6457+7
Bayswater (C)103+7
Wagga Wagga (C)136+7
Randwick (C)136+7
Glenorchy (C)103+7
Adelaide Hills (DC)70+7
Great Lakes (A)60+6
East Fremantle (T)60+6
South Burnett (R)60+6
Burwood (A)60+6
Belmont (C)60+6
Palmerston (C)2721+6
Hume (C)8579+6
Kingborough (M)1712+5
Clarence (C)2015+5
Canning (C)138+5
Vincent (T)1712+5
Unincorporated NT149+5
Murrindindi (S)2924+5
Marrickville (A)95+4
Gosnells (C)73+4
Penrith (C)2218+4
Rockdale (C)95+4
Kalamunda (S)106+4
Swan Hill (RC)2218+4
Loddon (S)129+3
Latrobe (M)63+3
Sydney (C)2219+3
Victoria Park (T)96+3
Orange (C)96+3
Campbelltown (C)63+3
Waratah/Wynyard (M)63+3
The Hills Shire (A)1512+3
Kogarah (C)64+2
Newcastle (C)97+2
Gosford (C)1816+2
Albury (C)2927+2
Toowoomba (R)86+2
Mandurah (C)1513+2
Horsham (RC)2422+2
Isaac (R)64+2
Hobart (C)2018+2
Marion (C)65+1
Wodonga (RC)3130+1
Playford (C)76+1
Mount Gambier (C)660
Onkaparinga (C)990
Mount Isa (C)660
Shellharbour (C)660
Devonport (C)12120
Bankstown (C)660
Port Lincoln (C)660
Bundaberg (R)15150
Hawkesbury (C)990
Leichhardt (A)660
Byron (A)660
Ryde (C)89-1
Greater Taree (C)89-1
Burnside (C)67-1
Broome (S)1718-1
Logan (C)6061-1
Waverley (A)89-1
Colac-Otway (S)1213-1
Swan (C)1314-1
Mount Barker (DC)67-1
Nambucca (A)68-2
Alpine (S)1820-2
Ipswich (C)2931-2
Port Stephens (A)69-3
Esperance (S)36-3
Break O'Day (M)36-3
Surf Coast (S)912-3
Albany (C)36-3
Hurstville (C)69-3
Greater Hume Shire (A)610-4
Mackay (R)2024-4
Tea Tree Gully (C)59-4
Clarence Valley (A)1216-4
West Wimmera (S)37-4
Hornsby (A)812-4
Eurobodalla (A)1822-4
Greater Shepparton (C)4349-6
Migratory - Offshore - Shipping (Qld)06-6
Prospect (C)06-6
Katherine (T)39-6
Tamworth Regional (A)06-6
Wentworth (A)39-6
No usual address (NT)06-6
Queenscliffe (B)06-6
Gympie (R)410-6
Liverpool (C)915-6
Moyne (S)814-6
Busselton (S)06-6
Victor Harbor (C)06-6
Geraldton-Greenough (C)39-6
Greater Geraldton39-6
Hobsons Bay (C)5461-7
No usual address (NSW)07-7
Brimbank (C)6875-7
Port Hedland (T)310-7
Huon Valley (M)310-7
Cockburn (C)411-7
Port Adelaide Enfield (C)614-8
Buloke (S)513-8
Warringah (A)412-8
Kalgoorlie/Boulder (C)311-8
Mansfield (S)1927-8
Armadale (C)715-8
Lismore (C)311-8
Alexandrina (DC)09-9
Darwin (C)3342-9
Bellingen (A)09-9
Lockyer Valley (R)09-9
Central Highlands (R)09-9
Mundaring (S)09-9
Meander Valley (M)09-9
Barkly (S)09-9
East Pilbara (S)09-9
Scenic Rim (R)615-9
Dubbo (C)09-9
Whitsunday (R)918-9
Rockhampton (R)717-10
North Sydney (A)313-10
Indigo (S)1020-10
Wyong (A)1021-11
No usual address (WA)012-12
Northern Midlands (M)012-12
Derwent Valley (M)012-12
Unley (C)012-12
Glenelg (S)923-14
Strathbogie (S)519-14
Bega Valley (A)2237-15
Sorell (M)015-15
Coffs Harbour (C)1026-16
Corangamite (S)1733-16
Macedon Ranges (S)2138-17
Ararat (RC)926-17
Melbourne (C)114131-17
Launceston (C)1431-17
Mitchell (S)3047-17
Murray (A)321-18
Yarriambiack (S)1129-18
Gannawarra (S)018-18
Tweed (A)422-18
Greater Geelong (C)95114-19
Stirling (C)1029-19
Benalla (RC)2443-19
Corowa Shire (A)1534-19
No usual address (Qld)323-20
Litchfield (M)323-20
Rockingham (C)2545-20
Berrigan (A)324-21
Mount Alexander (S)627-21
Sunshine Coast (R)89110-21
Campaspe (S)4162-21
Moorabool (S)1237-25
Hepburn (S)632-26
Gladstone (R)1339-26
Pyrenees (S)936-27
Greater Bendigo (C)93122-29
Roebourne (S)031-31
Redland (C)2152-31
Mildura (RC)3163-32
Moreton Bay (R)74108-34
Northern Grampians (S)337-34
Central Goldfields (S)1550-35
Wangaratta (RC)1348-35
Warrnambool (C)1248-36
Melton (S)4686-40
Fraser Coast (R)2567-42
Moira (S)4289-47
Townsville (C)4391-48
East Gippsland (S)71123-52
Wyndham (C)102155-53
Golden Plains (S)054-54
Brisbane (C)122178-56
No usual address (Vic.)2178-57
Cairns (R)47111-64
Bass Coast (S)112204-92
Wellington (S)41143-102
Ballarat (C)43150-107
Latrobe (C)91200-109
Gold Coast (C)137253-116
Baw Baw (S)90227-137
Mornington Peninsula (S)3,7963,945-149
South Gippsland (S)76263-187
Cardinia (S)257667-410
Casey (C)2,3293,656-1,327
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing , 2011 (Usual Residence Data). Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.