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Residents place of work

42,352 or 56.6% of the City of Onkaparinga’s resident workers travel outside of the area to work.

Journey to Work (residents) data shows where City of Onkaparinga's resident workers go to work and whether they need to travel significant distances to work, or can live near work. This impacts upon planning and advocacy for roads and public transport provision, as well as economic development strategies to improve access to local employment.

The distance travelled by residents in different industry sectors may be influenced by; the nature of employment opportunities versus the skills and qualifications of local residents; transport options available and commuting times; relationship between wages and salaries and house prices in the local area; and the geographic size of the local area.

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

Employment location of resident workers
City of Onkaparinga2016
LocationNumber%
Live and work in the area27,77137.1
Live in the area, but work outside42,35256.6
No fixed place of work4,7506.3

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

Employment location of resident workers, 2016
Employment location of resident workers, 2016 6.3% 56.6% 37.1%
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.
Employment location of resident workers by LGA
City of Onkaparinga2016
LGANumber%
Onkaparinga (C)27,77137.1
Adelaide (C)8,69011.6
Mitcham (C)6,4998.7
Marion (C)5,6157.5
West Torrens (C)5,5137.4
No Fixed Address (SA)4,6646.2
Port Adelaide Enfield (C)3,2684.4
Holdfast Bay (C)2,2853.1
Charles Sturt (C)2,1802.9
Unley (C)1,9342.6
Norwood Payneham St Peters (C)1,0171.4
Burnside (C)9991.3
Salisbury (C)7371.0
Mount Barker (DC)3830.5
Alexandrina (DC)3450.5
Adelaide Hills (DC)3370.5
Tea Tree Gully (C)2910.4
Victor Harbor (C)2840.4
Unincorporated SA2560.3
Yankalilla (DC)1550.2
Prospect (C)1400.2
Playford (C)1320.2
Campbelltown (C) (SA)1290.2
Murray Bridge (RC)860.1
Ashburton (S)620.1
Walkerville (M)610.1
Naracoorte and Lucindale (DC)510.1
Roxby Downs (M)460.1
Unincorporated Vic290.0
Brisbane (C)270.0
No Fixed Address (Qld)270.0
Light (RegC)270.0
Karratha (C)270.0
Litchfield (M)240.0
Melbourne (C)240.0
No Fixed Address (Vic.)230.0
Darwin (C)230.0
Port Pirie City and Dists (M)200.0
Gawler (T)180.0
Sydney (C)180.0
East Pilbara (S)180.0
Whyalla (C)170.0
Unincorporated ACT170.0
Snowy Monaro Regional (A)170.0
Anangu Pitjantjatjara (AC)160.0
North Sydney (A)150.0
Barossa (DC)140.0
Perth (C)140.0
Port Hedland (T)140.0
Maranoa (R)130.0
No Fixed Address (NSW)120.0
Mid Murray (DC)120.0
Yorke Peninsula (DC)120.0
Copper Coast (DC)110.0
Boroondara (C)110.0
Mildura (RC)110.0
Monash (C)100.0
Townsville (C)100.0
Mount Gambier (C)100.0
Renmark Paringa (DC)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 employment locations with fewer than 10 people.

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