Woorarra West Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Woorarra West (3960) is a suburb of South Eastern Victoria, Gippsland, Victoria. It is about 137 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Woorarra West is in the federal electorate of McMillan.

In the 2011 census the population of Woorarra West was 209 and is comprised of approximately 49.3% females and 50.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Woorarra West is 47 years of age.

76.4% of people living in the suburb of Woorarra West were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.3% Netherlands, 4.3% Germany, 3.4% Canada, 2.4% England.

85.1% of people living in Woorarra West speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 10.1% Language spoken at home not stated, 4.8% German.

The religious makeup of Woorarra West is 36.8% No religion, 12.7% Catholic, 12.3% Anglican, 10.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 8.5% Uniting Church, 3.3% Christian, nfd, 2.8% Eastern Orthodox, 2.8% Judaism, 2.8% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.8% Lutheran.

52.0% of people are married, 33.1% have never married and 8.0% are divorced and 5.1% are separated. There are 3 widowed people living in Woorarra West.

49.5% of the people living in Woorarra West over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 35.6% are working on a part time basis. Woorarra West has an unemployment rate of 8.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Woorarra West are 32.6% Managers, 16.8% Professionals, 15.8% Community & personal service workers, 14.7% Labourers, 7.4% Technicians & trades workers, 5.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 4.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 3.2% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Woorarra West work in are 30.9% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 12.8% Health care and social assistance, 10.6% Public administration and safety, 8.5% Education and training, 6.4% Retail trade, 6.4% Construction, 6.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 4.3% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.3% Manufacturing.

52.4% of homes are fully owned, and 25.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 14.6% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $533 per week and the median household income is $1078 per week.

The median rent in Woorarra West is $189 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $813 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Woorarra West postcode 3960

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