Drouin South Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Drouin South (3818) is a suburb of South Eastern Victoria, Gippsland, Victoria. It is about 85 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Drouin South is in the federal electorate of McMillan.

In the 2011 census the population of Drouin South was 392 and is comprised of approximately 46.7% females and 53.3% males.

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

84.0% of people living in the suburb of Drouin South were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 5.3% England, 2.5% Italy, 1.3% Netherlands, 1.3% Scotland, 1.0% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia .

91.7% of people living in Drouin South speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.5% Italian, 0.8% Other, 0.8% Macedonian, 0.8% Serbian.

The religious makeup of Drouin South is 23.7% No religion, 21.1% Anglican, 20.1% Catholic, 10.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.4% Christian, nfd, 5.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.3% Baptist, 3.1% Uniting Church, 2.5% Brethren, 1.5% Churches of Christ.

59.1% of people are married, 25.8% have never married and 7.1% are divorced and 3.6% are separated. There are 15 widowed people living in Drouin South.

53.6% of the people living in Drouin South over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.9% are working on a part time basis. Drouin South has an unemployment rate of 5.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Drouin South are 30.5% Managers, 15.0% Technicians & trades workers, 13.5% Professionals, 9.5% Sales workers, 9.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.0% Labourers, 6.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 6.5% Community & personal service workers, 1.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Drouin South work in are 24.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 12.4% Retail trade, 11.9% Health care and social assistance, 8.5% Construction, 6.0% Education and training, 6.0% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.0% Wholesale trade, 4.5% Manufacturing, 3.0% Professional, scientific and technical services.

41.5% of homes are fully owned, and 35.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 17.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $512 per week and the median household income is $976 per week.

The median rent in Drouin South is $75 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1517 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Drouin South postcode 3818

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