Woodford Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Woodford (3281) is a suburb of South Western Victoria, Great Ocean Rd/Otway Ranges, Victoria. It is about 226 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Woodford is in the federal electorate of Wannon.

In the 2011 census the population of Woodford was 408 and is comprised of approximately 50.7% females and 49.3% males.

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

92.1% of people living in the suburb of Woodford were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 2.2% England, 2.0% New Zealand, 1.0% Scotland.

97.3% of people living in Woodford speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.0% Other.

The religious makeup of Woodford is 34.4% Catholic, 16.2% No religion, 13.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 10.8% Anglican, 7.1% Uniting Church, 6.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.2% Baptist, 2.9% Christian, nfd, 1.7% Pentecostal, 1.0% Lutheran.

63.1% of people are married, 26.2% have never married and 4.0% are divorced and 3.0% are separated. There are 11 widowed people living in Woodford.

55.0% of the people living in Woodford over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 32.7% are working on a part time basis. Woodford has an unemployment rate of 3.2%.

The main occupations of people living in Woodford are 17.5% Professionals, 15.6% Clerical & administrative workers, 15.1% Technicians & trades workers, 12.3% Managers, 11.8% Community & personal service workers, 9.9% Sales workers, 9.9% Labourers, 5.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Woodford work in are 13.3% Manufacturing, 13.3% Health care and social assistance, 12.3% Education and training, 10.9% Retail trade, 8.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 8.5% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 6.2% Construction, 5.7% Accommodation and food services, 3.3% Public administration and safety.

41.2% of homes are fully owned, and 44.3% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $582 per week and the median household income is $1559 per week.

The median rent in Woodford is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1500 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Woodford postcode 3281

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