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Frankston City

Market characteristics

Frankston City 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 Frankston City's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

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

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
Frankston City20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents134,143100.0100.0126,457100.0100.0+7,686
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years25,02718.718.224,31119.218.7+716
15 - 24 years16,52112.313.016,94113.413.5-420
25 - 54 years55,88741.741.853,45542.342.3+2,432
55 - 64 Years16,09912.011.414,45111.411.4+1,648
65 years and over20,60815.415.617,29913.714.2+3,309
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school10,7228.07.99,8737.87.7+849
Secondary school7,9625.96.18,0986.46.5-136
Total overseas born28,73921.428.327,53221.826.2+1,207
Speaks language other than English at home15,14411.325.912,85310.223.0+2,291
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all1,8201.44.51,4911.24.0+329
Bachelor or higher degree15,85414.524.312,18111.920.8+3,673
Advanced Diploma or Diploma11,15110.29.28,6888.58.4+2,463
Certificate level25,71623.616.922,21521.716.4+3,501
No qualification44,96641.239.647,66946.743.9-2,703
Household income--------------
Nill to $6499,38618.818.3--------
$650 to $1,49915,80831.629.0--------
$1,500 to $2,44911,62023.222.2--------
$2,500 or more 8,06516.120.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house44,07077.572.143,17781.175.8+893
Medium house11,75020.719.49,24317.418.1+2,507
High density3010.57.43020.65.3-1

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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