Balmattum Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Balmattum (3666) is a suburb of Northern Victoria, Shepparton & Central North, Victoria. It is about 137 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Balmattum is in the federal electorate of Murray.

In the 2011 census the population of Balmattum was 331 and is comprised of approximately 48.6% females and 51.4% males.

The median/average age of the population of Balmattum is 51 years of age.

87.9% of people living in the suburb of Balmattum were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.3% England, 2.1% New Zealand, 1.5% Netherlands, 1.2% United States of America, 1.2% Germany.

94.5% of people living in Balmattum speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Russian, 0.9% Polish, 0.9% German, 0.9% French.

The religious makeup of Balmattum is 27.2% No religion, 20.5% Catholic, 16.3% Anglican, 11.2% Uniting Church, 8.2% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.7% Latter-day Saints, 1.8% Baptist, 1.8% Other religious affiliation , 1.8% Lutheran.

66.3% of people are married, 20.1% have never married and 8.2% are divorced and 1.1% are separated. There are 12 widowed people living in Balmattum.

62.2% of the people living in Balmattum over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.1% are working on a part time basis. Balmattum has an unemployment rate of 1.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Balmattum are 44.0% Managers, 12.0% Labourers, 9.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.1% Technicians & trades workers, 8.6% Professionals, 5.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 5.7% Community & personal service workers, 5.1% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Balmattum work in are 41.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 9.2% Construction, 8.0% Health care and social assistance, 7.5% Education and training, 5.7% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.2% Retail trade, 4.6% Wholesale trade, 4.0% Manufacturing, 4.0% Accommodation and food services.

54.9% of homes are fully owned, and 27.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 15.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $452 per week and the median household income is $916 per week.

The median rent in Balmattum is $0 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1000 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Balmattum postcode 3666

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