Warrnambool Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Warrnambool (3280) is a suburb of South Western Victoria, Great Ocean Rd/Otway Ranges, Victoria. It is about 227 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Warrnambool is in the federal electorate of Wannon.

In the 2011 census the population of Warrnambool was 28,413 and is comprised of approximately 52.0% females and 48.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Warrnambool is 39 years of age.

87.2% of people living in the suburb of Warrnambool were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.8% England, 1.1% New Zealand, 0.4% Scotland, 0.3% Netherlands, 0.2% Philippines, 0.2% China , 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% India, 0.2% Germany, 0.1% United States of America, 0.1% Sri Lanka, 0.1% Malaysia, 0.1% Korea, Republic of .

92.0% of people living in Warrnambool speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.5% Other, 0.3% Mandarin, 0.2% Arabic, 0.2% Dutch, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% French, 0.1% German, 0.1% Greek.

The religious makeup of Warrnambool is 34.4% Catholic, 22.2% No religion, 10.9% Anglican, 8.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 8.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 5.7% Uniting Church, 2.1% Christian, nfd, 1.6% Baptist, 1.3% Lutheran, 0.8% Pentecostal.

46.3% of people are married, 35.0% have never married and 8.2% are divorced and 3.1% are separated. There are 1707 widowed people living in Warrnambool.

55.4% of the people living in Warrnambool over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.4% are working on a part time basis. Warrnambool has an unemployment rate of 5.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Warrnambool are 19.3% Professionals, 14.9% Technicians & trades workers, 13.2% Labourers, 12.1% Sales workers, 11.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.7% Managers, 10.5% Community & personal service workers, 6.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Warrnambool work in are 15.1% Health care and social assistance, 13.7% Retail trade, 9.8% Manufacturing, 9.6% Education and training, 9.1% Accommodation and food services, 8.5% Construction, 4.9% Public administration and safety, 3.9% Professional, scientific and technical services, 3.8% Wholesale trade.

35.4% of homes are fully owned, and 28.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 32.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $522 per week and the median household income is $986 per week.

The median rent in Warrnambool is $220 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1478 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Warrnambool postcode 3280

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