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Workers place of residence

Of the 8,959 people who work in Adelaide Hills Council, 5,620 or 62.7% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where Adelaide Hills Council's local workers come from and how far they are travelling to access employment in the area.

This shows the degree to which the local economy draws on the wider region to supply labour for its industries, as well as in planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision.

The distance travelled by workers in different industry sectors may be influenced by the nature of employment opportunities (e.g. more specialist occupations may draw people from further afield); the number of jobs available in the industry sector; transport options available and commuting times to Adelaide Hills Council.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by journey to work

Residential location of local workers
Adelaide Hills Council2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area5,62062.7
Live and work in the same SLA4,57351.0
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,04711.7
Work in the area, but live outside3,33937.3

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Residential location of local workers, 2011
Residential location of local workers, 2011 37.3% 11.7% 51.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Residential location of local workers by SLA
Adelaide Hills Council - Total area2011
SLANumber%
Adelaide Hills (DC) Bal1,80320.1
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Central1,58717.7
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Ranges1,20613.5
Adelaide Hills (DC) - North1,01011.3
Mount Barker (DC) - Central8049.0
Mount Barker (DC) Bal3223.6
Barossa (DC) - Barossa1381.5
Mitcham (C) - Hills1351.5
Onkaparinga (C) - Reservoir810.9
Alexandrina (DC) - Strathalbyn800.9
Tea Tree Gully (C) - South790.9
Burnside (C) - South-West680.8
Campbelltown (C) - East670.7
Burnside (C) - North-East670.7
Onkaparinga (C) - Woodcroft640.7
Murray Bridge (RC)630.7
Mitcham (C) - West580.6
Unley (C) - East490.5
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - West480.5
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - East450.5
Mid Murray (DC)430.5
Mitcham (C) - North-East410.5
Campbelltown (C) - West400.4
Marion (C) - Central390.4
Tea Tree Gully (C) - North360.4
West Torrens (C) - East350.4
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Central340.4
Unley (C) - West310.3
Onkaparinga (C) - Hills300.3
Adelaide (C)300.3
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - East280.3
Salisbury (C) - South-East250.3
Marion (C) - North250.3
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Hills190.2
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Inner170.2
Charles Sturt (C) - North-East150.2
Onkaparinga (C) - Morphett130.1
West Torrens (C) - West120.1
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Park120.1
Onkaparinga (C) - South Coast110.1
Holdfast Bay (C) - North110.1
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

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