Maryborough Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Maryborough (3465) is a suburb of South Western Victoria, Ballaratt, Victoria. It is about 138 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Maryborough is in the federal electorate of Wannon.

In the 2011 census the population of Maryborough was 7,630 and is comprised of approximately 51.7% females and 48.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Maryborough is 48 years of age.

87.3% of people living in the suburb of Maryborough were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.3% England, 0.6% New Zealand, 0.4% Netherlands, 0.4% Scotland, 0.2% India, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Malta, 0.1% Italy, 0.1% Malaysia, 0.1% Ireland, 0.1% Germany, 0.1% Slovenia, 0.1% United States of America, 0.1% Greece.

94.2% of people living in Maryborough speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.3% Other, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Dutch, 0.1% Hindi, 0.1% Mandarin, 0.1% Greek, 0.1% Filipino , 0.1% German.

The religious makeup of Maryborough is 25.2% Anglican, 23.1% No religion, 19.1% Catholic, 10.1% Uniting Church, 9.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 3.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.5% Christian, nfd, 1.3% Salvation Army, 1.2% Churches of Christ, 0.9% Baptist.

44.9% of people are married, 29.4% have never married and 10.5% are divorced and 4.3% are separated. There are 697 widowed people living in Maryborough.

51.1% of the people living in Maryborough over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 35.2% are working on a part time basis. Maryborough has an unemployment rate of 6.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Maryborough are 17.4% Technicians & trades workers, 17.1% Labourers, 11.9% Sales workers, 11.9% Professionals, 11.3% Community & personal service workers, 10.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 9.2% Managers, 8.6% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Maryborough work in are 19.3% Manufacturing, 16.3% Retail trade, 14.7% Health care and social assistance, 7.4% Education and training, 6.7% Accommodation and food services, 6.7% Construction, 4.9% Public administration and safety, 4.9% Transport, postal and warehousing, 3.0% Other services.

43.2% of homes are fully owned, and 25.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 26.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $387 per week and the median household income is $672 per week.

The median rent in Maryborough is $160 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $900 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Maryborough postcode 3465

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