Drumcondra Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Drumcondra (3215) is a suburb of Melbourne, Geelong, Victoria. It is about 65 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Drumcondra is in the federal electorate of Corio.

In the 2011 census the population of Drumcondra was 614 and is comprised of approximately 50.8% females and 49.2% males.

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

78.7% of people living in the suburb of Drumcondra were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.7% England, 1.6% China , 1.5% Netherlands, 1.3% Italy, 1.3% Germany, 0.8% New Zealand, 0.8% Northern Ireland, 0.8% Lebanon, 0.8% India, 0.8% Scotland.

84.0% of people living in Drumcondra speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.1% Italian, 2.0% Croatian, 1.0% Other, 1.0% Other, 0.8% Polish, 0.7% Cantonese, 0.7% Macedonian, 0.5% Hindi.

The religious makeup of Drumcondra is 31.4% Catholic, 21.5% No religion, 14.0% Anglican, 13.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.7% Uniting Church, 4.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.0% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Buddhism, 1.6% Baptist, 1.5% Eastern Orthodox.

55.6% of people are married, 27.6% have never married and 9.2% are divorced and 1.9% are separated. There are 30 widowed people living in Drumcondra.

60.1% of the people living in Drumcondra over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 31.4% are working on a part time basis. Drumcondra has an unemployment rate of 4.6%.

The main occupations of people living in Drumcondra are 33.8% Professionals, 16.4% Managers, 13.2% Technicians & trades workers, 11.0% Community & personal service workers, 9.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 7.3% Sales workers, 4.7% Labourers, 2.5% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Drumcondra work in are 14.5% Education and training, 11.0% Health care and social assistance, 10.7% Professional, scientific and technical services, 10.4% Construction, 10.1% Manufacturing, 9.7% Accommodation and food services, 6.9% Public administration and safety, 6.3% Retail trade, 5.7% Financial and insurance services.

44.9% of homes are fully owned, and 28.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 25.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $767 per week and the median household income is $1536 per week.

The median rent in Drumcondra is $245 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1867 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Drumcondra postcode 3215

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