Milawa Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Milawa (3678) is a suburb of Northern Victoria, North Eastern, Victoria. It is about 199 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Milawa is in the federal electorate of Indi.

In the 2011 census the population of Milawa was 592 and is comprised of approximately 52.2% females and 47.8% males.

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

91.0% of people living in the suburb of Milawa were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.4% England, 1.4% Germany, 0.5% New Zealand.

97.1% of people living in Milawa speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.5% Other, 0.5% German.

The religious makeup of Milawa is 26.9% Catholic, 22.5% No religion, 20.1% Anglican, 10.7% Uniting Church, 5.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 4.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.0% Jehovah's Witnesses, 1.2% Christian, nfd, 1.2% Baptist, 1.2% Pentecostal.

63.1% of people are married, 20.2% have never married and 9.2% are divorced and 4.5% are separated. There are 15 widowed people living in Milawa.

60.1% of the people living in Milawa over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.6% are working on a part time basis. Milawa has an unemployment rate of 1.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Milawa are 24.8% Managers, 18.1% Professionals, 14.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.4% Technicians & trades workers, 11.1% Labourers, 6.7% Community & personal service workers, 4.7% Sales workers, 3.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Milawa work in are 17.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 15.5% Manufacturing, 12.0% Health care and social assistance, 8.8% Public administration and safety, 7.6% Accommodation and food services, 6.4% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.4% Retail trade, 6.1% Construction, 5.6% Education and training.

45.3% of homes are fully owned, and 38.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 11.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $653 per week and the median household income is $1098 per week.

The median rent in Milawa is $160 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Milawa postcode 3678

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