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City of Monash

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 89,718 people who worked in the City of Monash, 20,875 or 23.3% also lived in the area.

Where does the City of Monash'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 Monash 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 Monash2011
Live and work in the area20,87523.3
Live and work in the same SLA12,81214.3
Live in the area and work in different SLA8,0639.0
Work in the area, but live outside68,84376.7

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 76.7% 9.0% 14.3%
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 Monash - Total area2011
Monash (C) - Waverley West8,1049.0
Monash (C) - Waverley East7,8388.7
Monash (C) - South-West4,9335.5
Kingston (C) - North3,6434.1
Casey (C) - Berwick3,6084.0
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal3,3293.7
Casey (C) - Cranbourne2,9973.3
Knox (C) - South2,9813.3
Knox (C) - North-West2,5472.8
Knox (C) - North-East2,5152.8
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong2,4292.7
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield2,3922.7
Casey (C) - Hallam2,1102.4
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.1,8552.1
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.1,7642.0
Glen Eira (C) - South1,7011.9
Manningham (C) - West1,5981.8
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.1,5461.7
Kingston (C) - South1,4961.7
Stonnington (C) - Malvern1,4861.7
Frankston (C) - East1,4001.6
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill1,3901.5
Frankston (C) - West1,3771.5
Maroondah (C) - Croydon1,3511.5
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale1,2371.4
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham1,2071.3
Bayside (C) - South1,1361.3
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs1,0761.2
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood1,0651.2
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda1,0021.1
Stonnington (C) - Prahran8340.9
Mornington P'sula (S) - West7400.8
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.6910.8
Bayside (C) - Brighton6790.8
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn6780.8
Cardinia (S) - North6340.7
Casey (C) - South4930.5
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg4420.5
Port Phillip (C) - West4370.5
Yarra (C) - Richmond4200.5
Yarra (C) - North4170.5
Melbourne (C) - Remainder4090.5
Mornington P'sula (S) - East4060.5
Banyule (C) - North3880.4
Darebin (C) - Preston3860.4
Boroondara (C) - Kew3720.4
Darebin (C) - Northcote3670.4
Maribyrnong (C)3400.4
Wyndham (C) - North3360.4
Nillumbik (S) - South3070.3
Manningham (C) - East3010.3
Moreland (C) - Brunswick2900.3
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon2890.3
Whittlesea (C) - North2860.3
Mornington P'sula (S) - South2780.3
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine2590.3
Yarra Ranges (S) - Seville2320.3
Brimbank (C) - Keilor2250.3
Moreland (C) - Coburg2240.2
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona2130.2
Melton (S) - East2100.2
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands2080.2
Whittlesea (C) - South-East2040.2
Nillumbik (S) - South-West2000.2
Wyndham (C) - South1950.2
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown1880.2
Moreland (C) - North1750.2
Hume (C) - Craigieburn1730.2
Whittlesea (C) - South-West1600.2
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B West1470.2
Moonee Valley (C) - West1440.2
Yarra Ranges (S) - Central1170.1
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows1150.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - North1100.1
Melton (S) Bal940.1
Melbourne (C) - Inner840.1
Wyndham (C) - West660.1
Nillumbik (S) Bal630.1
No Usual Address (Vic.)590.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner570.1
Hume (C) - Sunbury570.1
Greater Geelong (C) - South Barwon - Inner520.1
Cardinia (S) - South410.0
Bass Coast (S) Bal350.0
South Gippsland (S) - West350.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt B330.0
Macedon Ranges (S) Bal260.0
Surf Coast (S) - East220.0
Mitchell (S) - South210.0
Moorabool (S) - Bacchus Marsh180.0
Ballarat (C) - Central160.0
Macedon Ranges (S) - Romsey130.0
Murrindindi (S) - West130.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Bellarine - Inner130.0
Ballarat (C) - Inner North120.0
Bass Coast (S) - Phillip Is.120.0
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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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