Keysborough Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Keysborough (3173) is a suburb of Melbourne, South East, Victoria. It is about 27 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Keysborough is in the federal electorates of Hotham, Isaacs.

In the 2011 census the population of Keysborough was 19,885 and is comprised of approximately 50.4% females and 49.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of Keysborough is 37 years of age.

45.1% of people living in the suburb of Keysborough were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 10.1% Vietnam, 6.6% Cambodia, 4.4% India, 3.6% Sri Lanka, 2.0% China , 1.7% Turkey, 1.7% England, 1.6% New Zealand, 1.2% Mauritius, 1.2% Italy, 1.1% Philippines, 1.0% Greece, 0.8% Bosnia and Herzegovina, 0.8% Timor-Leste.

39.7% of people living in Keysborough speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 13.5% Vietnamese, 7.6% Khmer, 4.7% Cantonese, 4.6% Other, 4.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.3% Turkish, 2.7% Mandarin, 2.3% Greek, 2.1% Other.

The religious makeup of Keysborough is 28.5% Catholic, 20.8% Buddhism, 12.7% No religion, 6.5% Anglican, 6.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.1% Islam, 5.0% Eastern Orthodox, 3.0% Hinduism, 2.2% Uniting Church, 1.9% Christian, nfd.

55.7% of people are married, 30.8% have never married and 6.0% are divorced and 2.5% are separated. There are 793 widowed people living in Keysborough.

62.5% of the people living in Keysborough over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.2% are working on a part time basis. Keysborough has an unemployment rate of 6.0%.

The main occupations of people living in Keysborough are 15.1% Labourers, 15.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 14.4% Professionals, 14.3% Technicians & trades workers, 11.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.5% Managers, 9.3% Sales workers, 7.3% Community & personal service workers, 3.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Keysborough work in are 24.1% Manufacturing, 11.2% Retail trade, 8.3% Health care and social assistance, 6.4% Construction, 6.0% Wholesale trade, 5.4% Accommodation and food services, 5.1% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.9% Education and training, 4.6% Transport, postal and warehousing.

37.0% of homes are fully owned, and 44.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.7% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $481 per week and the median household income is $1253 per week.

The median rent in Keysborough is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1800 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Keysborough postcode 3173

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