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Estimated Resident Population,
Diggers Rest
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Diggers Rest 1,997 1,944 1,943 1,899 1,890 1,907
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  Diggers Rest City of Melton Greater Melbourne Victoria
Median Age 36 32 36 37
Median weekly household income $900 $1,111 $1,081 $971
Couples with children 32% 43% 34% 32%
Older couples without children 5% 5% 8% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 3% 10% 28% 23%
Households with a mortgage 50% 53% 35% 34%
Median weekly rent $223 $270 $308 $280
Households renting 18% 19% 27% 26%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 9% 22% 24% 20%
University attendance 3% 3% 5% 5%
Bachelor or Higher degree 6% 14% 24% 21%
Vocational 26% 20% 15% 16%
Unemployment 3.9% 6.1% 5.5% 5.4%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 973 1002 1020 1010
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