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City of Onkaparinga

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 35,887 people who worked in the City of Onkaparinga, 27,049 or 75.4% also lived in the area.

Where does the City of Onkaparinga'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 Onkaparinga 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 workers
City of Onkaparinga2011
Live and work in the area27,04975.4
Live and work in the same SLA11,83933.0
Live in the area and work in different SLA15,21042.4
Work in the area, but live outside8,83824.6

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

Residential location of workers, 2011
Residential location of workers, 2011 24.6% 42.4% 33.0%
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 workers by SLA
City of Onkaparinga - Total area2011
Onkaparinga (C) - South Coast6,90319.2
Onkaparinga (C) - Woodcroft5,09314.2
Onkaparinga (C) - Morphett3,59910.0
Onkaparinga (C) - North Coast3,0768.6
Onkaparinga (C) - Hills3,0508.5
Onkaparinga (C) - Reservoir2,8948.1
Onkaparinga (C) - Hackham2,4346.8
Marion (C) - South1,8595.2
Marion (C) - Central1,0242.9
Mitcham (C) - Hills5541.5
Holdfast Bay (C) - South4541.3
Marion (C) - North4151.2
Holdfast Bay (C) - North3901.1
Alexandrina (DC) - Coastal3711.0
Mitcham (C) - West3431.0
West Torrens (C) - West2100.6
Alexandrina (DC) - Strathalbyn2090.6
Mount Barker (DC) Bal1820.5
Yankalilla (DC)1820.5
Victor Harbor (C)1660.5
Mitcham (C) - North-East1660.5
West Torrens (C) - East1630.5
Unley (C) - West1500.4
Charles Sturt (C) - Coastal1210.3
Unley (C) - East1200.3
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner West640.2
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Central610.2
Burnside (C) - South-West570.2
Adelaide (C)530.1
Charles Sturt (C) - North-East490.1
Mount Barker (DC) - Central480.1
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Coast460.1
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner East460.1
Prospect (C)340.1
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - West330.1
Burnside (C) - North-East280.1
Salisbury (C) - South-East270.1
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Ranges250.1
Campbelltown (C) - West240.1
Tea Tree Gully (C) - North210.1
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - East200.1
Campbelltown (C) - East190.1
Salisbury (C) - Central180.1
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Port180.1
Salisbury (C) Bal150.0
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Inner140.0
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Hills130.0
Tea Tree Gully (C) - South130.0
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - East130.0
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Central110.0
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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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