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Benalla Rural City

Workers place of residence

Of the 5,080 people who work in Benalla Rural City, 4,249 or 83.6% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where Benalla Rural City'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 Benalla Rural City.

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

Residential location of local workers
Benalla Rural City2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area4,24983.6
Live and work in the same SLA3,23763.7
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,01219.9
Work in the area, but live outside83116.4

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 16.4% 19.9% 63.7%
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
Benalla Rural City - Total area2011
SLANumber%
Benalla (RC) - Benalla2,78654.8
Benalla (RC) Bal1,46328.8
Wangaratta (RC) - Central2184.3
Strathbogie (S)1222.4
Wangaratta (RC) - South1182.3
Moira (S) - East450.9
Mansfield (S)420.8
Gr. Shepparton (C) - Pt A410.8
Wangaratta (RC) - North410.8
Gr. Shepparton (C) - Pt B East170.3

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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