Wallington Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Wallington (3222) is a suburb of Melbourne, Geelong, Victoria. It is about 60 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Wallington is in the federal electorates of Corangamite, Corio.

In the 2011 census the population of Wallington was 1,292 and is comprised of approximately 52.6% females and 47.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Wallington is 45 years of age.

83.2% of people living in the suburb of Wallington were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.3% England, 1.3% Netherlands, 1.0% Scotland, 0.9% Germany, 0.7% Italy, 0.6% Ireland, 0.5% New Zealand, 0.5% Poland, 0.5% Malta, 0.4% Canada, 0.4% Czech Republic, 0.4% Malaysia, 0.4% United States of America, 0.3% India.

92.3% of people living in Wallington speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% Italian, 0.6% Dutch, 0.5% Other, 0.5% Maltese, 0.3% Polish, 0.2% Greek, 0.2% German, 0.2% Japanese.

The religious makeup of Wallington is 25.4% Catholic, 23.1% No religion, 17.2% Anglican, 12.0% Uniting Church, 9.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.9% Christian, nfd, 1.9% Baptist, 0.9% Pentecostal, 0.8% Lutheran.

57.9% of people are married, 23.8% have never married and 5.8% are divorced and 2.0% are separated. There are 107 widowed people living in Wallington.

51.6% of the people living in Wallington over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 40.5% are working on a part time basis. Wallington has an unemployment rate of 3.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Wallington are 21.5% Professionals, 18.4% Technicians & trades workers, 17.9% Managers, 12.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.7% Community & personal service workers, 7.1% Sales workers, 6.4% Labourers, 2.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 2.4% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Wallington work in are 12.7% Construction, 12.0% Health care and social assistance, 11.3% Manufacturing, 9.5% Professional, scientific and technical services, 9.5% Education and training, 9.2% Retail trade, 6.8% Accommodation and food services, 4.7% Public administration and safety, 4.3% Other services.

47.6% of homes are fully owned, and 42.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 8.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $550 per week and the median household income is $1638 per week.

The median rent in Wallington is $210 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2000 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Wallington postcode 3222

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