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Estimated Resident Population,
Newport
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Newport 13,567 13,308 12,984 12,693 12,455 12,214
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  Newport Hobsons Bay City Greater Melbourne Victoria
Median Age 37 38 36 37
Median weekly household income $1,346 $1,033 $1,081 $971
Couples with children 33% 32% 34% 32%
Older couples without children 5% 8% 8% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 30% 24% 28% 23%
Households with a mortgage 39% 31% 35% 34%
Median weekly rent $334 $285 $308 $280
Households renting 26% 27% 27% 26%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 14% 23% 24% 20%
University attendance 5% 4% 5% 5%
Bachelor or Higher degree 31% 21% 24% 21%
Vocational 14% 15% 15% 16%
Unemployment 3.6% 5.7% 5.5% 5.4%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 1060 1002 1020 1010
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