Bundoora Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Bundoora (3083) is a suburb of Melbourne, North East, Victoria. It is about 15 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Bundoora is in the federal electorates of Batman, Jagajaga, Scullin.

In the 2011 census the population of Bundoora was 25,709 and is comprised of approximately 51.0% females and 49.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Bundoora is 35 years of age.

58.6% of people living in the suburb of Bundoora were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.1% China , 3.0% Italy, 2.3% India, 2.2% Greece, 2.0% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia , 1.8% Sri Lanka, 1.5% England, 1.3% Vietnam, 1.2% Malaysia, 0.8% Philippines, 0.6% Croatia, 0.6% Lebanon, 0.5% Egypt, 0.5% New Zealand.

54.3% of people living in Bundoora speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.0% Mandarin, 5.2% Italian, 5.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 4.4% Greek, 3.9% Macedonian, 2.6% Arabic, 2.4% Other, 2.0% Cantonese, 1.6% Vietnamese.

The religious makeup of Bundoora is 32.2% Catholic, 18.9% No religion, 11.9% Eastern Orthodox, 7.6% Anglican, 7.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.0% Buddhism, 3.9% Islam, 2.8% Uniting Church, 2.7% Hinduism, 1.8% Presbyterian and Reformed.

49.6% of people are married, 38.0% have never married and 5.3% are divorced and 2.0% are separated. There are 1117 widowed people living in Bundoora.

56.5% of the people living in Bundoora over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 30.1% are working on a part time basis. Bundoora has an unemployment rate of 7.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Bundoora are 21.1% Professionals, 16.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.6% Technicians & trades workers, 11.2% Sales workers, 10.8% Managers, 10.1% Community & personal service workers, 8.4% Labourers, 5.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Bundoora work in are 12.5% Health care and social assistance, 12.0% Retail trade, 10.7% Manufacturing, 8.3% Education and training, 7.8% Construction, 7.4% Accommodation and food services, 6.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.4% Public administration and safety.

40.2% of homes are fully owned, and 35.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 20.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $462 per week and the median household income is $1225 per week.

The median rent in Bundoora is $325 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1810 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Bundoora postcode 3083

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