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City of West Torrens

Workers place of residence

Of the 41,238 people who work in the City of West Torrens, 6,182 or 15.0% also live in the area.

Journey to Work (workers) data shows where City of West Torrens'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 City of West Torrens.

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

Residential location of local workers
City of West Torrens2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area6,18215.0
Live and work in the same SLA4,25510.3
Live in the area and work in different SLA1,9274.7
Work in the area, but live outside35,05685.0

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 85.0% 4.7% 10.3%
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
City of West Torrens - Total area2011
SLANumber%
West Torrens (C) - West3,3788.2
West Torrens (C) - East2,8046.8
Marion (C) - Central1,5613.8
Charles Sturt (C) - Coastal1,5413.7
Marion (C) - North1,5003.6
Onkaparinga (C) - Woodcroft1,4603.5
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner West1,2213.0
Marion (C) - South1,1542.8
Onkaparinga (C) - Reservoir1,1412.8
Charles Sturt (C) - Inner East1,1152.7
Holdfast Bay (C) - North1,0502.5
Mitcham (C) - West9962.4
Charles Sturt (C) - North-East9522.3
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Coast9522.3
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - East8182.0
Mitcham (C) - Hills8092.0
Onkaparinga (C) - South Coast8062.0
Onkaparinga (C) - Morphett8001.9
Unley (C) - West7731.9
Salisbury (C) - South-East7551.8
Tea Tree Gully (C) - South6861.7
Campbelltown (C) - East6471.6
Holdfast Bay (C) - South6401.6
Prospect (C)6371.5
Tea Tree Gully (C) - North5911.4
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Central5861.4
Unley (C) - East5841.4
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Inner5711.4
Burnside (C) - North-East4891.2
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Park4881.2
Mitcham (C) - North-East4871.2
Onkaparinga (C) - North Coast4801.2
Salisbury (C) - Inner North4781.2
Burnside (C) - South-West4671.1
Campbelltown (C) - West4591.1
Salisbury (C) - Central4421.1
Adelaide (C)4301.0
Onkaparinga (C) - Hackham4301.0
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - West4191.0
Salisbury (C) Bal4081.0
Salisbury (C) - North-East3961.0
Norw. P'ham St Ptrs (C) - East3921.0
Port Adel. Enfield (C) - Port3780.9
Mount Barker (DC) - Central3640.9
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Central3410.8
Playford (C) - East Central2960.7
Adelaide Hills (DC) - Ranges2630.6
Onkaparinga (C) - Hills2520.6
Playford (C) - Elizabeth2380.6
Tea Tree Gully (C) - Hills2310.6
Playford (C) - West1830.4
Mount Barker (DC) Bal1740.4
Gawler (T)1720.4
Playford (C) - West Central1630.4
Adelaide Hills (DC) Bal1440.3
Walkerville (M)1440.3
Mallala (DC)1080.3
Adelaide Hills (DC) - North990.2
Alexandrina (DC) - Strathalbyn960.2
Light (RegC)750.2
Alexandrina (DC) - Coastal670.2
Murray Bridge (RC)550.1
Barossa (DC) - Barossa550.1
Victor Harbor (C)370.1
Playford (C) - Hills370.1
No Usual Address (SA)330.1
Yankalilla (DC)290.1
Mid Murray (DC)140.0
Barossa (DC) - Tanunda130.0
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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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