Drouin East Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Drouin East (3818) is a suburb of South Eastern Victoria, Gippsland, Victoria. It is about 89 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Drouin East is in the federal electorate of McMillan.

In the 2011 census the population of Drouin East was 267 and is comprised of approximately 49.8% females and 50.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Drouin East is 43 years of age.

87.2% of people living in the suburb of Drouin East were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.8% England, 2.6% Germany, 1.9% Netherlands, 1.9% Scotland.

95.1% of people living in Drouin East speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.1% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Drouin East is 24.4% Catholic, 24.1% No religion, 21.8% Anglican, 7.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, 6.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.9% Uniting Church, 3.0% Christian, nfd, 2.3% Brethren, 1.5% Baptist, 1.5% Other religious affiliation .

54.3% of people are married, 31.0% have never married and 4.8% are divorced and 4.3% are separated. There are 12 widowed people living in Drouin East.

52.3% of the people living in Drouin East over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 34.1% are working on a part time basis. Drouin East has an unemployment rate of 6.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Drouin East are 18.9% Managers, 17.3% Community & personal service workers, 15.0% Professionals, 10.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.2% Labourers, 9.4% Sales workers, 7.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 7.1% Technicians & trades workers, 4.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Drouin East work in are 16.8% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 12.8% Construction, 12.8% Health care and social assistance, 10.4% Education and training, 9.6% Accommodation and food services, 9.6% Retail trade, 7.2% Financial and insurance services, 6.4% Administrative and support services, 4.8% Other services.

40.4% of homes are fully owned, and 38.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 18.2% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $463 per week and the median household income is $949 per week.

The median rent in Drouin East is $140 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1964 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Drouin East postcode 3818

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