Moriac Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Moriac (3240) is a suburb of Melbourne, Geelong, Victoria. It is about 85 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Moriac is in the federal electorate of Corangamite.

In the 2011 census the population of Moriac was 644 and is comprised of approximately 49.5% females and 50.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Moriac is 32 years of age.

90.1% of people living in the suburb of Moriac were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.2% England, 0.8% Iran, 0.6% New Zealand, 0.6% United States of America, 0.6% Italy, 0.5% Netherlands, 0.5% Germany, 0.5% Scotland.

98.4% of people living in Moriac speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 0.6% Persian, 0.5% Italian, 0.5% German.

The religious makeup of Moriac is 35.0% No religion, 21.7% Catholic, 11.9% Anglican, 9.8% Uniting Church, 7.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.5% Baptist, 1.2% Christian, nfd, 0.9% Seventh-day Adventist, 0.9% Jehovah's Witnesses.

63.8% of people are married, 25.3% have never married and 6.8% are divorced and 1.5% are separated. There are 12 widowed people living in Moriac.

53.3% of the people living in Moriac over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.8% are working on a part time basis. Moriac has an unemployment rate of 3.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Moriac are 22.2% Technicians & trades workers, 18.5% Professionals, 13.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.6% Managers, 10.3% Sales workers, 8.8% Community & personal service workers, 6.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 5.5% Labourers, 3.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Moriac work in are 12.2% Retail trade, 12.2% Construction, 10.4% Manufacturing, 9.2% Education and training, 8.6% Health care and social assistance, 7.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 7.3% Accommodation and food services, 4.3% Public administration and safety, 4.3% Wholesale trade.

30.8% of homes are fully owned, and 66.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 3.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $592 per week and the median household income is $1541 per week.

The median rent in Moriac is $450 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Moriac postcode 3240

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