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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 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
City of Wodonga20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents39,351100.0100.035,519100.0100.0+3,832
Males19,29649.049.117,50349.349.2+1,793
Females20,05051.050.918,01650.750.8+2,034
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years8,10620.618.27,71121.718.7+395
15 - 24 years5,38013.713.05,41715.313.5-37
25 - 54 years15,32038.941.814,05039.642.3+1,270
55 - 64 Years4,69211.911.44,01311.311.4+679
65 years and over5,85314.915.64,32812.214.2+1,525
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school3,5809.17.93,2549.27.7+326
Secondary school2,6086.66.12,4646.96.5+144
TAFE1,1432.91.71,4464.12.2-303
University9832.55.51,0122.84.6-29
Diversity--------------
Total overseas born3,95310.028.33,3899.526.2+564
Speaks language other than English at home2,3415.925.91,6484.623.0+693
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all3190.84.52170.64.0+102
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree4,11613.224.33,10711.220.8+1,009
Advanced Diploma or Diploma3,0329.79.22,2017.98.4+831
Certificate level7,89425.316.96,71824.216.4+1,176
No qualification13,02541.739.613,18047.443.9-155
Household income--------------
Nill to $6492,82119.618.3--------
$650 to $1,4994,80833.329.0--------
$1,500 to $2,4493,37123.422.2--------
$2,500 or more 1,98013.720.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned3,87525.630.73,48525.633.0+390
Purchasing4,92332.533.54,78235.134.5+141
Renting5,14734.027.54,70434.525.9+443
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house13,98484.872.112,02381.775.8+1,961
Medium house2,30414.019.42,58417.618.1-280
High density00.07.400.05.30

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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