City of MeltonCommunity profile

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City of Melton has a total population of 109,258 and 38,735 dwellings in 2011.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2011 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

City of Melton summary profile, 2011
NameNumber%Greater Melbourne %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population109,258100.0100.0
Australian citizens93,19785.383.0
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)65,43059.963.6
Indigenous population7870.70.5
Speaks language other than English at home31,58828.929.1
Needs assistance due to age or disability4,4884.14.5
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)10,1239.36.5
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)12,15511.18.4
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)9,2408.57.3
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)10,0489.210.1
Young workforce (25 to 34)18,76517.215.4
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)25,46423.322.0
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)11,76510.812.1
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)7,2766.79.0
Seniors (70 to 84)3,7713.57.4
Frail aged (85 and over)6510.61.8
Total Population109,258100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children15,75043.433.6
Couples without children7,68721.223.5
One parent families4,70113.010.4
Lone person households5,68815.722.3
Group households7622.14.5
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)36,295100.0100.0
Christian religions70,19364.255.8
Non Christian religions10,5499.711.8
No Religion18,68917.123.5
Not stated9,0858.38.1
Total persons (inc. non-classifiable)109,258100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school12,99311.99.3
Attending secondary school7,4526.86.3
Attending university or TAFE institution5,0514.67.6
Total persons (including those not attending)109,257100.0100.0
Labour Force----0.0
Total labour force54,21165.962.5
Not in the labour force24,12129.332.2
Total persons aged 15+ (inc. Not Stated)82,259100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses34,69189.671.1
Medium and high density3,8329.928.3
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)1820.50.5
Occupied private dwellings36,29393.791.2
Unoccupied Dwellings2,4226.38.6
Non private dwellings200.10.2
Total dwellings38,735100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)36,294100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $600 (low)5,38115.319.2
$600 to $1,249 (lower middle)9,01325.723.1
$1,250 to $1,999 (upper middle)8,13023.119.1
$2,000 or more (high)9,07225.828.0
Incomes not stated3,52710.010.6
Total households35,123100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Broadband connection25,95771.570.0
Dial-up connection1,0242.82.7
Other connection1,4173.93.7
No connection5,46415.116.8
Not stated2,4326.76.8
Total households36,294100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011.
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