Diamond Creek Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Diamond Creek (3089) is a suburb of Melbourne, North East, Victoria. It is about 23 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Diamond Creek is in the federal electorate of Scullin.

In the 2011 Census the population of Diamond Creek is 11,504 and is comprised of 50.8% females and 49.2% males.

The median/average age of the Diamond Creek population is 36 years of age, 1 year below the Australian average.

84% of people living in Diamond Creek were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were England 4.2%, Italy 1%, New Zealand 0.9%, Scotland 0.5%, Germany 0.5%.

90.4% of people speak English as their first language 1.9% Italian, 0.7% Greek, 0.6% Macedonian, 0.3% German, 0.2% Croatian.

The religious make up of Diamond Creek is 31.1% Catholic, 27.7% No Religion, 16.4% Anglican, 4.2% Uniting Church, 3% Eastern Orthodox.

54.9% of people are married, 33% have never married and 6.4% are divorced and 2.5% are separated. There are 290 widowed people living in Diamond Creek.

59.1% of the people living in Diamond Creek are employed full time, 32.6% are working on a part time basis. Diamond Creek has an unemployment rate of 3.4%.

The main occupations of people from Diamond Creek are Professionals 20.2%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 16.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 16.7%, Managers 13.5%, Community and Personal Service Workers 10.9%, Sales Workers 10.8%, Labourers 5.8%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 3.7%.

The median individual income is $692.00 per week and the median household income is $1861.00 per week.

32% of homes are fully owned, and 55.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 10% of homes are rented.

The median rent in Diamond Creek is $330 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1950 per month.

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