Barrabool Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Barrabool (3221) is a suburb of Melbourne, Geelong, Victoria. It is about 76 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Barrabool is in the federal electorate of Corangamite.

In the 2011 census the population of Barrabool was 201 and is comprised of approximately 48.8% females and 51.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Barrabool is 43 years of age.

83.5% of people living in the suburb of Barrabool were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.5% Ireland, 2.5% England.

91.5% of people living in Barrabool speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 5.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.5% German, 1.5% French.

The religious makeup of Barrabool is 24.5% Catholic, 20.5% Uniting Church, 18.0% Anglican, 16.5% No religion, 9.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.0% Christian, nfd, 1.5% Baptist, 1.5% Lutheran.

62.7% of people are married, 24.1% have never married and 9.5% are divorced and 3.8% are separated. There are 0 widowed people living in Barrabool.

44.6% of the people living in Barrabool over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 36.6% are working on a part time basis. Barrabool has an unemployment rate of 2.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Barrabool are 23.9% Professionals, 22.0% Managers, 19.3% Community & personal service workers, 14.7% Technicians & trades workers, 6.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 5.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 5.5% Labourers, 2.8% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Barrabool work in are 18.3% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 16.5% Health care and social assistance, 10.4% Accommodation and food services, 7.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.2% Public administration and safety, 5.2% Retail trade, 5.2% Manufacturing, 5.2% Other services, 5.2% Transport, postal and warehousing.

46.9% of homes are fully owned, and 42.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 10.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $583 per week and the median household income is $1708 per week.

The median rent in Barrabool is $130 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1360 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Barrabool postcode 3221

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