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City of Yarra

Workers' place of residence

In 2011, of the 67,620 people who worked in the City of Yarra, 9,448 or 14.0% also lived in the area.

Where does the City of Yarra'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 Yarra 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 Yarra2011
Live and work in the area9,44814.0
Live and work in the same SLA7,75811.5
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,6902.5
Work in the area, but live outside58,17286.0

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 86.0% 2.5% 11.5%
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 Yarra - Total area2011
Yarra (C) - North6,0198.9
Yarra (C) - Richmond3,4295.1
Darebin (C) - Northcote2,6583.9
Darebin (C) - Preston2,3393.5
Melbourne (C) - Remainder2,0763.1
Manningham (C) - West2,0533.0
Moreland (C) - Brunswick2,0093.0
Stonnington (C) - Prahran1,9452.9
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda1,8152.7
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg1,6982.5
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn1,6202.4
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield1,5842.3
Maribyrnong (C)1,4622.2
Boroondara (C) - Kew1,4202.1
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon1,3202.0
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.1,2391.8
Moreland (C) - Coburg1,2011.8
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.1,1641.7
Stonnington (C) - Malvern1,1131.6
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill1,0921.6
Banyule (C) - North1,0491.6
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine9371.4
Port Phillip (C) - West9311.4
Wyndham (C) - North9011.3
Kingston (C) - North8281.2
Monash (C) - Waverley West7811.2
Whittlesea (C) - North7551.1
Brimbank (C) - Keilor7481.1
Whittlesea (C) - South-West7471.1
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.7441.1
Whittlesea (C) - South-East6811.0
Glen Eira (C) - South6531.0
Maroondah (C) - Croydon6360.9
Hume (C) - Craigieburn6300.9
Bayside (C) - South6280.9
Melton (S) - East6160.9
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.6120.9
Moreland (C) - North6120.9
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood5870.9
Moonee Valley (C) - West5750.9
Monash (C) - South-West5570.8
Monash (C) - Waverley East5370.8
Nillumbik (S) - South5310.8
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona5280.8
Knox (C) - North-East5270.8
Bayside (C) - Brighton4970.7
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown4880.7
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale4810.7
Wyndham (C) - South4730.7
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands4620.7
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal4520.7
Knox (C) - North-West4440.7
Casey (C) - Berwick4320.6
Casey (C) - Cranbourne4000.6
Kingston (C) - South3940.6
Nillumbik (S) - South-West3900.6
Melbourne (C) - Inner3800.6
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows3490.5
Knox (C) - South3390.5
Frankston (C) - West3240.5
Melton (S) Bal3080.5
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong2820.4
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs2660.4
Hume (C) - Sunbury2600.4
Casey (C) - Hallam2580.4
Manningham (C) - East2200.3
Frankston (C) - East1970.3
Wyndham (C) - West1790.3
Mornington P'sula (S) - West1540.2
Macedon Ranges (S) Bal1370.2
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham1310.2
Mitchell (S) - South1270.2
Nillumbik (S) Bal1080.2
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner1010.1
Mornington P'sula (S) - South970.1
Casey (C) - South780.1
Mornington P'sula (S) - East740.1
Cardinia (S) - North730.1
Greater Geelong (C) - South Barwon - Inner680.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - Seville660.1
No Usual Address (Vic.)650.1
Moorabool (S) - Bacchus Marsh650.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt B610.1
Macedon Ranges (S) - Romsey600.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - North580.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong West530.1
Ballarat (C) - Central420.1
Yarra Ranges (S) - Central360.1
Surf Coast (S) - East350.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Geelong340.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Newtown330.0
Ballarat (C) - Inner North320.0
Murrindindi (S) - West320.0
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B West320.0
Mount Alexander (S) Bal270.0
Bass Coast (S) Bal250.0
Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton210.0
Mount Alexander (S) - C'maine160.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Bellarine - Inner160.0
Hepburn (S) - East140.0
Surf Coast (S) - West120.0
Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner East110.0
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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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