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City of Wodonga

Market characteristics

The City of Wodonga has a lower proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to Victoria.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of the City of Wodonga's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the City of Wodonga's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
City of Wodonga20112006Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Population summary--------------
Total residents35,519100.0100.033,007100.0100.0+2,512
Males17,50349.349.216,25649.349.1+1,247
Females18,01650.750.816,75150.750.9+1,265
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years7,71121.718.77,34822.319.3+363
15 - 24 years5,41715.313.55,19615.713.7+221
25 - 54 years14,05039.642.313,65741.442.6+393
55 - 64 Years4,01311.311.43,2639.910.8+750
65 years and over4,32812.214.23,54010.713.7+788
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school3,2549.27.73,2609.98.1-6
Secondary school2,4646.96.52,4497.46.8+15
TAFE1,4464.12.21,2033.62.1+243
University1,0122.84.68742.64.0+138
Overseas born--------------
Total overseas born3,3899.526.23,0479.223.7+342
Non-English speaking backgrounds1,9885.619.51,7485.317.3+240
Speaks another language and English well or very well1,4013.96.71,2993.96.5+102
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree3,10711.220.82,61010.217.2+497
Certificate level6,71824.216.45,57121.715.3+1,147
No qualification13,18047.443.913,08151.047.5+99
Household income--------------
Nil to $5993,08923.121.3--------
$600 to $1,2493,80728.524.5--------
$1,250 to $1,999 2,69920.218.8--------
$2,000 or more 2,38717.924.8--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned3,48525.633.03,30126.834.7+184
Purchasing4,78235.134.54,38735.634.0+395
Renting4,70434.525.94,15533.723.9+549
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house12,02381.775.810,87481.976.2+1,149
Medium house2,58417.618.12,26417.018.3+320
High density00.05.340.04.6-4

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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