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Park Orchards - Ringwood North

Household income

In Park Orchards - Ringwood North, 41% of households earned an income of $2,500 or more per week in 2011.

Households form the common 'economic unit' in our society. Park Orchards - Ringwood North's Household Income is one of the most important indicators of socio-economic status. With other data sources, such as Qualifications and Occupation, it helps to reveal the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of Park Orchards - Ringwood North. It is important to note that income data is not necessarily a measure of wealth. For example, if an area has a large number of retirees this will produce a higher proportion of households with low income but the retirees may have large capital wealth. For this reason, household income should be viewed in conjunction with Age and Household Composition.

The incomes presented on this page are for the latest Census year only. For comparison of incomes over time, go to Household Income Quartiles.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the total of all wages/salaries, government benefits, pensions, allowances and other income the person usually receives?'

Households

Weekly household income
Park Orchards - Ringwood North2011
Weekly incomeNumber%City of Manningham %
Negative Income/Nil Income60.51.6
$1-$19970.51.7
$200-$29930.21.7
$300-$399221.74.3
$400-$599634.87.8
$600-$799715.57.1
$800-$999735.67.4
$1000-$1249655.07.0
$1250-$1499624.86.8
$1500-$19991058.110.7
$2000-$2499967.48.1
$2500-$299916012.49.6
$3000-$34991249.56.2
$3500-$3999816.33.3
$4000-$4999856.62.9
$5000 or more886.72.7
Not stated18814.511.1

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

Weekly household income, 2011
Weekly household income, 2011 $5000 or more, City of Manningham: 2.7% $4000-$4999, City of Manningham: 2.9% $3500-$3999, City of Manningham: 3.3% $3000-$3499, City of Manningham: 6.2% $2500-$2999, City of Manningham: 9.6% $2000-$2499, City of Manningham: 8.1% $1500-$1999, City of Manningham: 10.7% $1250-$1499, City of Manningham: 6.8% $1000-$1249, City of Manningham: 7.0% $800-$999, City of Manningham: 7.4% $600-$799, City of Manningham: 7.1% $400-$599, City of Manningham: 7.8% $300-$399, City of Manningham: 4.3% $200-$299, City of Manningham: 1.7% $1-$199, City of Manningham: 1.7% Negative Income/Nil Income, City of Manningham: 1.6% $5000 or more, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 6.7% $4000-$4999, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 6.6% $3500-$3999, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 6.3% $3000-$3499, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 9.5% $2500-$2999, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 12.4% $2000-$2499, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 7.4% $1500-$1999, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 8.1% $1250-$1499, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 4.8% $1000-$1249, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 5.0% $800-$999, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 5.6% $600-$799, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 5.5% $400-$599, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 4.8% $300-$399, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 1.7% $200-$299, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 0.2% $1-$199, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 0.5% Negative Income/Nil Income, Park Orchards - Ringwood North: 0.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of household income levels in Park Orchards - Ringwood North in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a larger proportion of high income households (those earning $2,500 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income households (those earning less than $600 per week).

Overall, 41.5% of the households earned a high income and 7.7% were low income households, compared with 24.7% and 17.1% respectively for City of Manningham.

The major differences between the household incomes of Park Orchards - Ringwood North and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of households who earned $3000-$3499 (9.5% compared to 6.2%)
  • A larger percentage of households who earned $3500-$3999 (6.3% compared to 3.3%)
  • A larger percentage of households who earned $2500-$2999 (12.4% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of households who earned $400-$599 (4.8% compared to 7.8%)