Koorlong Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Koorlong (3501) is a suburb of Northern Victoria, North Western, Victoria. It is about 472 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Koorlong is in the federal electorate of Mallee.

In the 2011 census the population of Koorlong was 461 and is comprised of approximately 45.3% females and 54.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Koorlong is 36 years of age.

87.9% of people living in the suburb of Koorlong were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.5% England, 1.5% Vietnam, 1.1% Italy, 0.9% New Zealand.

90.0% of people living in Koorlong speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.3% Vietnamese, 1.1% Turkish, 0.7% German.

The religious makeup of Koorlong is 26.2% Catholic, 23.6% No religion, 12.8% Anglican, 12.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 10.8% Uniting Church, 2.2% Eastern Orthodox, 2.2% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Seventh-day Adventist, 1.3% Buddhism, 1.3% Baptist.

59.8% of people are married, 27.8% have never married and 6.8% are divorced and 2.3% are separated. There are 12 widowed people living in Koorlong.

65.4% of the people living in Koorlong over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 24.1% are working on a part time basis. Koorlong has an unemployment rate of 6.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Koorlong are 20.7% Technicians & trades workers, 16.0% Managers, 13.1% Professionals, 13.1% Labourers, 10.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.4% Sales workers, 8.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 5.2% Community & personal service workers, 2.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Koorlong work in are 19.7% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 13.6% Construction, 8.9% Manufacturing, 6.6% Health care and social assistance, 6.1% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.1% Wholesale trade, 5.2% Accommodation and food services, 4.7% Retail trade, 4.2% Other services.

33.3% of homes are fully owned, and 54.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 12.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $509 per week and the median household income is $1152 per week.

The median rent in Koorlong is $120 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Koorlong postcode 3501

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