Wy Yung Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Wy Yung (3875) is a suburb of South Eastern Victoria, Lakes & Wilderness, Victoria. It is about 231 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Wy Yung is in the federal electorate of Gippsland.

In the 2011 census the population of Wy Yung was 1,710 and is comprised of approximately 51.0% females and 49.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Wy Yung is 44 years of age.

88.7% of people living in the suburb of Wy Yung were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.8% England, 0.9% New Zealand, 0.9% Netherlands, 0.8% Italy, 0.7% Germany, 0.4% India, 0.4% Estonia, 0.4% Poland, 0.3% Timor-Leste, 0.3% Austria, 0.3% Philippines, 0.2% Fiji, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% United States of America.

94.4% of people living in Wy Yung speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.4% Italian, 1.3% Other, 1.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.4% German, 0.4% Other, 0.2% Hindi, 0.2% Vietnamese, 0.2% Greek, 0.2% French.

The religious makeup of Wy Yung is 26.2% Catholic, 24.9% Anglican, 22.7% No religion, 7.8% Uniting Church, 5.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.5% Christian, nfd, 3.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.6% Baptist, 1.5% Pentecostal, 0.8% Buddhism.

61.1% of people are married, 24.2% have never married and 5.2% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 101 widowed people living in Wy Yung.

55.7% of the people living in Wy Yung over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 36.6% are working on a part time basis. Wy Yung has an unemployment rate of 2.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Wy Yung are 16.6% Managers, 16.1% Technicians & trades workers, 16.0% Professionals, 13.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.5% Sales workers, 9.9% Labourers, 9.6% Community & personal service workers, 5.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 0.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Wy Yung work in are 16.0% Retail trade, 15.6% Health care and social assistance, 12.4% Construction, 11.0% Education and training, 8.9% Manufacturing, 5.6% Accommodation and food services, 4.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 3.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 3.7% Other services.

42.1% of homes are fully owned, and 32.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 20.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $520 per week and the median household income is $1008 per week.

The median rent in Wy Yung is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Wy Yung postcode 3875

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