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City of Onkaparinga

Residents' place of work

In 2011, 39,509 (52.0%) of the City of Onkaparinga’s working residents travelled outside of the area to work.

Where do the City of Onkaparinga's residents go to work? Journey to Work data shows how many residents work locally, and how many commute out of the area and where they commute to. Some areas consist mainly of dormitory' suburbs and the majority of the residents commute out to work.  Other areas have large employment centres which attract a local workforce. Understanding where the City of Onkaparinga's residents go to work assists in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision.  It also helps to clarify the economic and employment drivers across areas and assists in understanding the degree of employment self-containment within the City of Onkaparinga.

Derived from the Census:

'For the main job held last week, what was the person's workplace address?'

Employed persons aged 15 or more

Overview
Employment location of residents
City of Onkaparinga2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area27,04935.6
Live and work in the same SLA11,83915.6
Live in the area and work in different SLA15,21020.0
Live in the area, but work outside 39,50952.0
Work location unknown9,35412.3

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

Employment location of residents, 2011
Employment location of residents, 2011 12.3% 52.0% 20.0% 15.6%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Detailed breakdown by SLA
Employment location of residents by SLA
City of Onkaparinga - Total area (All SLAs)2011
SLANumber%
Onkaparinga (C) - North Coast9,99513.2
Adelaide (C)8,33211.0
POW No Fixed Address (SA)4,0995.4
Onkaparinga (C) - South Coast3,8235.0
Onkaparinga (C) - Woodcroft3,6974.9
Marion (C) - Central3,5284.6
Onkaparinga (C) - Hills3,4934.6
Mitcham (C) - Hills3,3284.4
West Torrens (C) - East3,1184.1
POW State/Territory undefined (SA)2,9173.8
Onkaparinga (C) - Morphett2,7043.6
Mitcham (C) - West2,3353.1
West Torrens (C) - West2,2513.0
Onkaparinga (C) - Reservoir2,1652.9
Marion (C) - North1,8952.5
POW not stated1,1971.6
Onkaparinga (C) - Hackham1,1721.5
Holdfast Bay (C) - North1,1171.5
Unley (C) - East1,1071.5
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Park1,0261.4
POW Capital city undefined (Greater Adelaide)9021.2
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - West8781.2
Holdfast Bay (C) - South8401.1
Burnside (C) - South-West7871.0
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner East7591.0
Unley (C) - West7431.0
Marion (C) - South6850.9
Charles Sturt (C) - North-East6540.9
Mitcham (C) - North-East5150.7
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Inner4700.6
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner West4550.6
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Port4210.6
Salisbury (C) Bal3910.5
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Coast2850.4
Unincorporated SA - Unincorp. Far North2220.3
Charles Sturt (C) - Coastal2090.3
Mount Barker (DC) - Central1960.3
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - East1890.2
Alexandrina (DC) - Strathalbyn1590.2
Victor Harbor (C)1550.2
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - East1400.2
Yankalilla (DC)1340.2
Prospect (C)1210.2
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Central1210.2
Burnside (C) - North-East950.1
Salisbury (C) - Central870.1
Alexandrina (DC) - Coastal810.1
Mount Barker (DC) Bal680.1
Salisbury (C) - South-East680.1
Tea Tree Gully (C) - South670.1
Murray Bridge (RC)610.1
Campbelltown (C) - West480.1
Playford (C) - Elizabeth440.1
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Ranges430.1
Campbelltown (C) - East420.1
Adelaide Hills (DC) Bal350.0
Walkerville (M)220.0
POW State/Territory undefined (Qld)150.0
Unincorporated SA - Unincorp. Western110.0
POW State/Territory undefined (WA)110.0
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id 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.