Breamlea Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Breamlea (3227) is a suburb of Melbourne, Geelong, Victoria. It is about 73 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Breamlea is in the federal electorate of Corangamite.

In the 2011 census the population of Breamlea was 444 and is comprised of approximately 47.7% females and 52.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Breamlea is 50 years of age.

76.1% of people living in the suburb of Breamlea were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.0% England, 2.3% New Zealand, 1.6% Fiji, 1.4% Thailand, 1.1% South Africa, 0.9% Croatia, 0.9% Ireland, 0.9% Germany, 0.9% Scotland, 0.7% United States of America.

88.5% of people living in Breamlea speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 8.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Hindi, 0.7% Thai, 0.7% Other, 0.7% German.

The religious makeup of Breamlea is 32.5% No religion, 20.1% Catholic, 13.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 12.9% Anglican, 9.9% Uniting Church, 2.7% Baptist, 2.5% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.5% Hinduism, 2.3% Christian, nfd, 0.9% Buddhism.

61.0% of people are married, 22.5% have never married and 10.5% are divorced and 3.4% are separated. There are 10 widowed people living in Breamlea.

54.3% of the people living in Breamlea over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 40.6% are working on a part time basis. Breamlea has an unemployment rate of 3.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Breamlea are 34.1% Professionals, 19.9% Managers, 13.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.7% Technicians & trades workers, 7.5% Sales workers, 5.8% Labourers, 4.9% Community & personal service workers, 2.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Breamlea work in are 14.9% Education and training, 14.9% Health care and social assistance, 12.3% Construction, 7.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.9% Retail trade, 5.3% Manufacturing, 5.3% Financial and insurance services, 5.3% Wholesale trade, 4.8% Arts and recreation services.

44.1% of homes are fully owned, and 34.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 21.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $776 per week and the median household income is $1703 per week.

The median rent in Breamlea is $350 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2167 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Breamlea postcode 3227

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