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City of Melton

Workers place of residence

Of the 24,657 people who work in the City of Melton, 13,080 or 53.0% also live in the area.

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

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by journey to work

Residential location of local workers
City of Melton2016
LocationNumber%
Live and work in the area13,08053.0
Work in the area, but live outside11,57747.0

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

Residential location of local workers, 2016
Residential location of local workers, 2016 47.0% 53.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Residential locations of local workers by LGA, 2016
City of Melton
Residential location of local workers by LGA
City of Melton2016
LGANumberPercentage
Melton (C)13,08053.0
Brimbank (C)2,75311.2
Wyndham (C)1,9037.7
Moorabool (S)1,2895.2
Hume (C)9423.8
Moonee Valley (C)4922.0
Hobsons Bay (C)4621.9
Macedon Ranges (S)4281.7
Maribyrnong (C)4041.6
Moreland (C)3791.5
Whittlesea (C)3401.4
Greater Geelong (C)3181.3
Ballarat (C)1690.7
Darebin (C)1440.6
Port Phillip (C)1200.5
Melbourne (C)1170.5
Casey (C)1040.4
Banyule (C)1010.4
Greater Dandenong (C)750.3
Manningham (C)660.3
Knox (C)650.3
Boroondara (C)630.3
Kingston (C) (Vic.)590.2
Glen Eira (C)580.2
Mitchell (S)570.2
Nillumbik (S)570.2
Monash (C)560.2
Yarra (C)520.2
Stonnington (C)460.2
Whitehorse (C)420.2
Maroondah (C)360.1
Yarra Ranges (S)340.1
Bayside (C)320.1
Frankston (C)310.1
Hepburn (S)310.1
Golden Plains (S)300.1
Surf Coast (S)270.1
Greater Bendigo (C)250.1
Cardinia (S)200.1
Mornington Peninsula (S)170.1
No Fixed Address (Vic.)130.1
Baw Baw (S)110.0
Mount Alexander (S)100.0
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Excludes residential locations with fewer than 10 people.

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