Dixons Creek Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Dixons Creek (3775) is a suburb of Melbourne, Yarra-Dandenong Ranges, Victoria. It is about 46 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Dixons Creek is in the federal electorate of Casey.

In the 2011 census the population of Dixons Creek was 336 and is comprised of approximately 47.3% females and 52.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Dixons Creek is 46 years of age.

80.2% of people living in the suburb of Dixons Creek were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.7% England, 3.0% Cambodia, 1.8% New Zealand, 1.5% Belgium, 1.2% Indonesia, 1.2% Vietnam, 1.2% Germany, 1.2% Scotland, 0.9% South Africa, 0.9% Italy.

92.9% of people living in Dixons Creek speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.0% Khmer, 2.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Vietnamese, 0.9% Indonesian.

The religious makeup of Dixons Creek is 39.8% No religion, 21.4% Catholic, 13.6% Anglican, 9.2% Uniting Church, 5.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.0% Buddhism, 2.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.8% Baptist, 1.2% Christian, nfd, 0.9% Hinduism.

56.2% of people are married, 33.7% have never married and 6.5% are divorced and 1.1% are separated. There are 7 widowed people living in Dixons Creek.

60.1% of the people living in Dixons Creek over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.6% are working on a part time basis. Dixons Creek has an unemployment rate of 3.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Dixons Creek are 25.4% Managers, 20.4% Professionals, 14.9% Technicians & trades workers, 9.9% Sales workers, 9.4% Labourers, 8.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.6% Community & personal service workers, 5.0% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Dixons Creek work in are 16.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 14.4% Manufacturing, 11.6% Construction, 8.3% Education and training, 8.3% Wholesale trade, 6.6% Other services, 6.1% Retail trade, 5.0% Health care and social assistance, 4.4% Professional, scientific and technical services.

48.7% of homes are fully owned, and 33.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 15.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $586 per week and the median household income is $1199 per week.

The median rent in Dixons Creek is $113 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1800 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Dixons Creek postcode 3775

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