City of Greater Shepparton

Market characteristics

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

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

Data source

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

Current benchmark:
Market characteristics
City of Greater Shepparton20162011Change
NameNumber%. VictoriaNumber%. Victoria2016 - 2011
Population summary--------------
Total residents63,837100.0100.060,442100.0100.0+3,395
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years12,70619.918.212,94921.418.7-243
15 - 24 years7,89912.413.07,84013.013.5+59
25 - 54 years24,18537.941.823,54539.042.3+640
55 - 64 Years7,91312.411.47,14611.811.4+767
65 years and over11,14817.515.68,96214.814.2+2,186
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school5,4578.57.95,1758.67.7+282
Secondary school4,3996.96.14,5347.56.5-135
Total overseas born9,48214.928.37,92913.126.2+1,553
Speaks language other than English at home9,34214.625.97,52812.523.0+1,814
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all2,0823.34.51,7432.94.0+339
Bachelor or higher degree6,24112.224.35,00110.520.8+1,240
Advanced Diploma or Diploma3,9507.79.22,9826.38.4+968
Certificate level10,16519.916.98,85118.616.4+1,314
No qualification24,14647.239.624,93152.543.9-785
Household income--------------
Nill to $6494,94321.618.3--------
$650 to $1,4997,78134.029.0--------
$1,500 to $2,4494,71920.622.2--------
$2,500 or more 2,88012.620.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house23,32086.872.121,50985.375.8+1,811
Medium house2,92510.919.43,15512.518.1-230
High density270.17.480.05.3+19

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions). Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics,

City of Greater Shepparton

economic profile