Waterford Park Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Waterford Park (3658) is a suburb of Northern Victoria, Bendigo, Victoria. It is about 58 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Waterford Park is in the federal electorate of McEwen.

In the 2011 census the population of Waterford Park was 203 and is comprised of approximately 48.3% females and 51.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Waterford Park is 43 years of age.

88.1% of people living in the suburb of Waterford Park were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.0% England, 3.0% Scotland.

92.6% of people living in Waterford Park speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.5% Italian, 1.5% Croatian.

The religious makeup of Waterford Park is 28.7% Catholic, 27.2% No religion, 20.8% Anglican, 12.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.0% Uniting Church, 1.5% Other religious affiliation .

39.7% of people are married, 36.9% have never married and 15.1% are divorced and 3.4% are separated. There are 9 widowed people living in Waterford Park.

66.4% of the people living in Waterford Park over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 13.3% are working on a part time basis. Waterford Park has an unemployment rate of 8.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Waterford Park are 18.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 18.3% Technicians & trades workers, 14.4% Labourers, 12.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 11.5% Managers, 11.5% Community & personal service workers, 7.7% Sales workers, 2.9% Professionals, 2.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Waterford Park work in are 20.6% Manufacturing, 14.0% Construction, 11.2% Retail trade, 11.2% Health care and social assistance, 8.4% Public administration and safety, 5.6% Accommodation and food services, 5.6% Inadequately described/Not stated, 5.6% Other services, 5.6% Wholesale trade.

31.2% of homes are fully owned, and 57.5% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 11.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $589 per week and the median household income is $1113 per week.

The median rent in Waterford Park is $260 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1298 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Waterford Park postcode 3658

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