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City of Whitehorse

Workers place of residence

Of the 61,432 people who work in the City of Whitehorse, 17,807 or 29.0% also live in the area.

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

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

Residential location of local workers
City of Whitehorse2011
StatusNumber%
Live and work in the area17,80729.0
Live and work in the same SLA11,53818.8
Live in the area and work in different SLA6,26910.2
Work in the area, but live outside43,62571.0

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 71.0% 10.2% 18.8%
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 Whitehorse - Total area2011
SLANumber%
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading W.6,29810.3
Whitehorse (C) - Box Hill5,7759.4
Whitehorse (C) - Nunawading E.5,7349.3
Manningham (C) - West4,0216.5
Maroondah (C) - Croydon2,6754.4
Knox (C) - North-East2,4023.9
Maroondah (C) - Ringwood2,3623.8
Yarra Ranges (S) - Lilydale2,3333.8
Knox (C) - North-West2,0483.3
Monash (C) - Waverley West1,8503.0
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell N.1,3842.3
Monash (C) - Waverley East1,3552.2
Boroondara (C) - Camberwell S.1,2552.0
Knox (C) - South9641.6
Casey (C) - Berwick8021.3
Glen Eira (C) - Caulfield7361.2
Banyule (C) - Heidelberg7201.2
Yarra Ranges (S) - Dandenongs7181.2
Banyule (C) - North6941.1
Manningham (C) - East6771.1
Kingston (C) - North6671.1
Monash (C) - South-West6141.0
Boroondara (C) - Hawthorn6111.0
Gr. Dandenong (C) Bal6081.0
Casey (C) - Cranbourne6051.0
Nillumbik (S) - South5740.9
Boroondara (C) - Kew5110.8
Darebin (C) - Preston5050.8
Darebin (C) - Northcote4760.8
Casey (C) - Hallam4740.8
Gr. Dandenong (C) - Dandenong4570.7
Stonnington (C) - Malvern4560.7
Yarra (C) - North4340.7
Port Phillip (C) - St Kilda3960.6
Glen Eira (C) - South3960.6
Whittlesea (C) - North3790.6
Melbourne (C) - Remainder3330.5
Nillumbik (S) - South-West3280.5
Stonnington (C) - Prahran3210.5
Yarra (C) - Richmond3040.5
Yarra Ranges (S) - Seville3020.5
Frankston (C) - West2940.5
Frankston (C) - East2820.5
Moreland (C) - Brunswick2730.4
Cardinia (S) - Pakenham2620.4
Bayside (C) - South2580.4
Kingston (C) - South2540.4
Whittlesea (C) - South-East2540.4
Maribyrnong (C)2340.4
Moonee Valley (C) - Essendon2330.4
Yarra Ranges (S) - Central2330.4
Moreland (C) - Coburg2290.4
Cardinia (S) - North2270.4
Port Phillip (C) - West2110.3
Yarra Ranges (S) - North2000.3
Wyndham (C) - North1910.3
Mornington P'sula (S) - West1890.3
Whittlesea (C) - South-West1510.2
Bayside (C) - Brighton1470.2
Brimbank (C) - Sunshine1410.2
Brimbank (C) - Keilor1360.2
Casey (C) - South1310.2
Hume (C) - Craigieburn1250.2
Nillumbik (S) Bal1180.2
Moreland (C) - North1150.2
Melbourne (C) - S'bank-D'lands1120.2
Mornington P'sula (S) - South1110.2
Wyndham (C) - South1100.2
Melton (S) - East1080.2
Hobsons Bay (C) - Altona990.2
Melbourne (C) - Inner910.1
Mornington P'sula (S) - East910.1
Moonee Valley (C) - West890.1
Hume (C) - Broadmeadows820.1
Hobsons Bay (C) - Williamstown810.1
Melton (S) Bal570.1
Baw Baw (S) - Pt B West520.1
Hume (C) - Sunbury400.1
Wyndham (C) - West380.1
Mitchell (S) - South380.1
Murrindindi (S) - West380.1
Greater Geelong (C) - Pt B240.0
Greater Geelong (C) - South Barwon - Inner240.0
No Usual Address (Vic.)220.0
Greater Geelong (C) - Corio - Inner130.0
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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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