Boisdale Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Boisdale (3860) is a suburb of South Eastern Victoria, Lakes & Wilderness, Victoria. It is about 177 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Boisdale is in the federal electorate of Gippsland.

In the 2011 census the population of Boisdale was 480 and is comprised of approximately 49.8% females and 50.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Boisdale is 42 years of age.

81.6% of people living in the suburb of Boisdale were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.2% New Zealand, 2.9% England, 2.1% Malaysia, 1.7% Netherlands, 1.3% Scotland.

93.5% of people living in Boisdale speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.5% Mandarin, 1.3% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Boisdale is 35.1% No religion, 17.6% Catholic, 16.6% Anglican, 10.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 8.7% Uniting Church, 2.7% Christian, nfd, 2.3% Buddhism, 1.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.5% Baptist, 1.2% Other religious affiliation .

56.0% of people are married, 32.3% have never married and 5.3% are divorced and 2.8% are separated. There are 14 widowed people living in Boisdale.

60.2% of the people living in Boisdale over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.4% are working on a part time basis. Boisdale has an unemployment rate of 5.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Boisdale are 27.3% Managers, 18.2% Technicians & trades workers, 13.2% Labourers, 9.1% Professionals, 8.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 7.9% Sales workers, 7.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 5.8% Community & personal service workers, 2.5% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Boisdale work in are 26.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 12.1% Manufacturing, 10.0% Construction, 7.5% Retail trade, 7.1% Education and training, 5.4% Public administration and safety, 5.4% Health care and social assistance, 5.0% Wholesale trade, 3.8% Other services.

40.4% of homes are fully owned, and 39.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 16.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $492 per week and the median household income is $985 per week.

The median rent in Boisdale is $55 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1083 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Boisdale postcode 3860

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