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City of Knox

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 56,575 people who worked in the City of Knox, 21,787 or 38.5% also lived in the area.

Where does the City of Knox'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 Knox 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 Knox2011
Live and work in the area21,78738.5
Live and work in the same SLA13,78624.4
Live in the area and work in different SLA8,00114.1
Work in the area, but live outside34,78861.5

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 61.5% 14.1% 24.4%
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 Knox - Total area2011
Knox (C) - North-East10,09117.8
Knox (C) - North-West6,07610.7
Knox (C) - South5,6209.9
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale3,6786.5
Maroondah (C) - Croydon3,3225.9
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs2,3564.2
Casey (C) - Berwick1,8503.3
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood1,6172.9
Monash (C) - Waverley East1,4872.6
Casey (C) - Cranbourne1,4402.5
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.1,3832.4
Casey (C) - Hallam1,0301.8
Monash (C) - Waverley West9951.8
Manningham (C) - West8831.6
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong8801.6
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.8611.5
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal7911.4
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham7341.3
Cardinia (S) - North7311.3
Yarra Ranges (S) - Seville6781.2
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill6261.1
Kingston (C) - North5441.0
Frankston (C) - East4760.8
Yarra Ranges (S) - Central4550.8
Frankston (C) - West4350.8
Monash (C) - South-West3680.7
Manningham (C) - East3640.6
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.3370.6
Kingston (C) - South3220.6
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield3080.5
Mornington P'sula (S) - West2550.5
Stonnington (C) - Malvern2400.4
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.2390.4
Banyule (C) - North2140.4
Yarra Ranges (S) - North2080.4
Glen Eira (C) - South2050.4
Casey (C) - South2020.4
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg1840.3
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn1820.3
Bayside (C) - South1780.3
Nillumbik (S) - South1520.3
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda1490.3
Whittlesea (C) - North1440.3
Yarra (C) - North1350.2
Mornington P'sula (S) - East1350.2
Stonnington (C) - Prahran1290.2
Darebin (C) - Preston1240.2
Boroondara (C) - Kew1170.2
Nillumbik (S) - South-West1120.2
Darebin (C) - Northcote1090.2
Mornington P'sula (S) - South1020.2
Yarra (C) - Richmond1000.2
Wyndham (C) - North950.2
Port Phillip (C) - West890.2
Melbourne (C) - Remainder860.2
Moreland (C) - Brunswick830.1
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B West830.1
Maribyrnong (C)820.1
Bayside (C) - Brighton820.1
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon810.1
Whittlesea (C) - South-East710.1
Nillumbik (S) Bal650.1
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine650.1
Hume (C) - Craigieburn630.1
Brimbank (C) - Keilor610.1
Moreland (C) - North580.1
Moreland (C) - Coburg540.1
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands490.1
Melton (S) - East430.1
Moonee Valley (C) - West400.1
Whittlesea (C) - South-West370.1
Wyndham (C) - South340.1
Murrindindi (S) - West340.1
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona290.1
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown270.0
Cardinia (S) - South240.0
No Usual Address (Vic.)220.0
Yarra Ranges (S) - Pt B170.0
Melton (S) Bal170.0
Hume (C) - Sunbury170.0
Wyndham (C) - West140.0
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows110.0
Bass Coast (S) - Phillip Is.110.0
Mitchell (S) - South110.0
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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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