Northcote Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Northcote (3070) is a suburb of Melbourne, North East, Victoria. It is about 5 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Northcote is in the federal electorate of Batman.

In the 2011 Census the population of Northcote is 22,920 and is comprised of 52.5% females and 47.5% males.

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

68.9% of people living in Northcote were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were Greece 5.2%, England 3.2%, Italy 2.9%, New Zealand 2.3%, China 1%.

71% of people speak English as their first language 9.5% Greek, 4.5% Italian, 1.2% Vietnamese, 1% Arabic, 1% Mandarin.

The religious make up of Northcote is 40.7% No Religion, 21.4% Catholic, 11.8% Eastern Orthodox, 5.7% Anglican, 2.5% Buddhism.

37% of people are married, 49.1% have never married and 7% are divorced and 2.1% are separated. There are 941 widowed people living in Northcote.

59.6% of the people living in Northcote are employed full time, 30.6% are working on a part time basis. Northcote has an unemployment rate of 4.4%.

The main occupations of people from Northcote are Professionals 41.7%, Managers 13.8%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13%, Community and Personal Service Workers 8.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 8.1%, Sales Workers 6.7%, Labourers 3.8%, Machinery Operators And Drivers 2.2%.

The median individual income is $736.00 per week and the median household income is $1564.00 per week.

30.9% of homes are fully owned, and 29.8% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 36.9% of homes are rented.

The median rent in Northcote is $346 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2013 per month.

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