Colignan Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Colignan (3494) is a suburb of Northern Victoria, North Western, Victoria. It is about 434 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Colignan is in the federal electorate of Mallee.

In the 2011 census the population of Colignan was 259 and is comprised of approximately 40.5% females and 59.5% males.

The median/average age of the population of Colignan is 41 years of age.

82.1% of people living in the suburb of Colignan were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.5% India, 2.7% Malaysia, 2.3% New Zealand, 1.2% Lebanon.

85.6% of people living in Colignan speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.3% Other, 1.2% Hindi, 1.2% Russian, 1.2% Hungarian, 1.2% Dutch, 1.2% Korean, 1.2% Italian, 1.2% Mandarin.

The religious makeup of Colignan is 23.6% No religion, 19.4% Anglican, 18.6% Catholic, 12.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 12.4% Uniting Church, 4.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.6% Churches of Christ, 1.6% Christian, nfd, 1.6% Lutheran, 1.2% Buddhism.

51.2% of people are married, 35.5% have never married and 3.7% are divorced and 4.1% are separated. There are 12 widowed people living in Colignan.

65.8% of the people living in Colignan over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 22.6% are working on a part time basis. Colignan has an unemployment rate of 3.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Colignan are 32.0% Managers, 26.0% Labourers, 11.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 10.0% Technicians & trades workers, 7.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.0% Professionals, 3.3% Community & personal service workers, 2.0% Sales workers, 2.0% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Colignan work in are 53.6% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 7.9% Manufacturing, 6.6% Administrative and support services, 6.0% Inadequately described/Not stated, 4.0% Construction, 4.0% Health care and social assistance, 4.0% Wholesale trade, 2.0% Professional, scientific and technical services, 2.0% Accommodation and food services.

29.0% of homes are fully owned, and 20.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 44.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $575 per week and the median household income is $887 per week.

The median rent in Colignan is $70 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1034 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Colignan postcode 3494

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