Hume City

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 34,801 (49.1%) of Hume City’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do Hume City's residents go to work? Journey to Work data shows how many residents work locally, and how many commute out of the area and where they commute to. Some areas consist mainly of dormitory' suburbs and the majority of the residents commute out to work.  Other areas have large employment centres which attract a local workforce. Understanding where Hume City's residents go to work assists in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision.  It also helps to clarify the economic and employment drivers across areas and assists in understanding the degree of employment self-containment within Hume City.

Derived from the Census:

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

Employed persons aged 15 or more

Overview
Employment location of residents
Hume City2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area24,58134.7
Live and work in the same SLA14,66220.7
Live in the area and work in different SLA9,91914.0
Live in the area, but work outside 34,80149.1
Work location unknown11,54616.3
Total employed residents70,928100.0

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

Employment location of residents, 2011
Employment location of residents, 2011 49.1% 14.0% 20.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Detailed breakdown by SLA
Employment location of residents by SLA
Hume City - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows11,49616.2
Hume (C) - Craigieburn9,02012.7
Hume (C) - Sunbury4,0655.7
Melbourne (C) - Remainder3,8525.4
Melbourne (C) - Inner3,7385.3
POW No Fixed Address (Vic.)3,0674.3
POW State/Territory undefined (Vic.)3,0444.3
POW not stated2,9364.1
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Melbourne)2,4193.4
Brimbank (C) - Keilor2,1303.0
Whittlesea (C) - South-West1,9672.8
Moonee Valley (C) - West1,7732.5
Darebin (C) - Preston1,5532.2
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands1,5502.2
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon1,5412.2
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine1,4142.0
Moreland (C) - North1,3451.9
Moreland (C) - Coburg1,2351.7
Maribyrnong (C)1,0931.5
Port Phillip (C) - West1,0451.5
Wyndham (C) - North8901.3
Moreland (C) - Brunswick8401.2
Yarra (C) - North7991.1
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona6590.9
Whittlesea (C) - North6310.9
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg6240.9
Macedon Ranges (S) Bal4520.6
Yarra (C) - Richmond4400.6
Whittlesea (C) - South-East3940.6
Darebin (C) - Northcote3660.5
Melton (S) Bal3170.4
Melton (S) - East2660.4
Banyule (C) - North2160.3
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown1970.3
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn1970.3
Monash (C) - Waverley West1860.3
Stonnington (C) - Prahran1730.2
Mitchell (S) - South1720.2
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda1680.2
Kingston (C) - North1570.2
Boroondara (C) - Kew1400.2
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill1390.2
Monash (C) - South-West1180.2
Manningham (C) - West1120.2
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal1040.1
Macedon Ranges (S) - Romsey1030.1
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong810.1
Stonnington (C) - Malvern770.1
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.760.1
Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton710.1
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.700.1
Nillumbik (S) - South690.1
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield620.1
Wyndham (C) - South610.1
Monash (C) - Waverley East410.1
Knox (C) - South390.1
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.380.1
Nillumbik (S) - South-West350.0
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.320.0
Moorabool (S) - Bacchus Marsh320.0
Bayside (C) - South300.0
Knox (C) - North-East280.0
Knox (C) - North-West240.0
Mitchell (S) - North240.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt C130.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner130.0
Glen Eira (C) - South130.0
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale120.0
Gr. Bendigo (C) - Central120.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong110.0
Maroondah (C) - Croydon110.0
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood110.0
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id 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.