City of Hobsons BayCommunity profile

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Hobsons Bay City

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 31,475 people who worked in Hobsons Bay City, 9,319 or 29.6% also lived in the area.

Where does Hobsons Bay City'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 Hobsons Bay City 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
Hobsons Bay City2011
Live and work in the area9,31929.6
Live and work in the same SLA7,29923.2
Live in the area and work in different SLA2,0206.4
Work in the area, but live outside22,15670.4

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 70.4% 6.4% 23.2%
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
Hobsons Bay City - Total area2011
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona5,52117.5
Wyndham (C) - North3,91912.5
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown3,79812.1
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine1,9146.1
Maribyrnong (C)1,4124.5
Wyndham (C) - South1,4124.5
Brimbank (C) - Keilor1,3004.1
Wyndham (C) - West1,1623.7
Melton (S) - East1,1373.6
Melton (S) Bal9683.1
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon4491.4
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner3941.3
Moonee Valley (C) - West3921.2
Hume (C) - Craigieburn3551.1
Moorabool (S) - Bacchus Marsh3041.0
Hume (C) - Sunbury2580.8
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows2430.8
Darebin (C) - Preston2370.8
Melbourne (C) - Remainder2360.7
Port Phillip (C) - West2030.6
Whittlesea (C) - South-West1840.6
Whittlesea (C) - North1810.6
Moreland (C) - Coburg1800.6
Moreland (C) - North1770.6
Kingston (C) - North1570.5
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda1560.5
Moreland (C) - Brunswick1530.5
Greater Geelong (C) - South Barwon - Inner1460.5
Manningham (C) - West1450.5
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield1440.5
Whittlesea (C) - South-East1230.4
Banyule (C) - North1090.3
Darebin (C) - Northcote1070.3
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.1070.3
Yarra (C) - North1070.3
Bayside (C) - South1010.3
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands1000.3
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal970.3
Monash (C) - Waverley West960.3
Stonnington (C) - Malvern940.3
Glen Eira (C) - South930.3
Stonnington (C) - Prahran930.3
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg920.3
Bayside (C) - Brighton920.3
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt B900.3
Casey (C) - Berwick890.3
Macedon Ranges (S) Bal880.3
Moorabool (S) - Ballan830.3
Yarra (C) - Richmond790.3
Mitchell (S) - South730.2
Casey (C) - Cranbourne700.2
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill700.2
Casey (C) - Hallam670.2
Kingston (C) - South660.2
Monash (C) - South-West660.2
Macedon Ranges (S) - Romsey650.2
Knox (C) - South630.2
Nillumbik (S) - South-West630.2
Monash (C) - Waverley East620.2
Greater Geelong (C) - Bellarine - Inner620.2
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong West620.2
Knox (C) - North-East590.2
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.570.2
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn550.2
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood540.2
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong520.2
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.520.2
Surf Coast (S) - East520.2
Frankston (C) - West520.2
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt C510.2
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale500.2
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.490.2
Knox (C) - North-West480.2
Boroondara (C) - Kew420.1
Maroondah (C) - Croydon410.1
Mornington P'sula (S) - West370.1
Frankston (C) - East360.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong350.1
Nillumbik (S) - South340.1
Golden Plains (S) - South-East300.1
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham250.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Newtown200.1
No Usual Address (Vic.)190.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs170.1
Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton150.0
Ballarat (C) - South150.0
Mornington P'sula (S) - East140.0
Ballarat (C) - Central130.0
Surf Coast (S) - West120.0
Melbourne (C) - Inner110.0
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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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