Denison Demographics (VIC) Local Stats

Denison (3858) is a suburb of South Eastern Victoria, Gippsland, Victoria. It is about 163 kms from VIC's capital city of Melbourne. Denison is in the federal electorate of Gippsland.

In the 2011 census the population of Denison was 416 and is comprised of approximately 48.3% females and 51.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Denison is 36 years of age.

83.9% of people living in the suburb of Denison were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.5% New Zealand, 2.2% England, 1.2% United States of America, 1.2% Italy, 1.0% Netherlands.

95.0% of people living in Denison speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.9% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Other, 0.7% Italian, 0.7% French.

The religious makeup of Denison is 32.0% No religion, 21.9% Anglican, 21.0% Catholic, 10.8% Uniting Church, 6.5% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.9% Presbyterian and Reformed, 1.9% Christian, nfd, 1.4% Baptist, 0.7% Other Protestant, 0.7% Lutheran.

58.0% of people are married, 29.6% have never married and 6.0% are divorced and 3.9% are separated. There are 8 widowed people living in Denison.

66.5% of the people living in Denison over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.4% are working on a part time basis. Denison has an unemployment rate of 2.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Denison are 44.5% Managers, 14.3% Labourers, 8.8% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.0% Professionals, 8.0% Community & personal service workers, 6.7% Technicians & trades workers, 1.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Denison work in are 49.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 8.9% Health care and social assistance, 5.9% Manufacturing, 5.1% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.1% Construction, 4.6% Education and training, 3.8% Retail trade, 3.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 3.4% Public administration and safety.

39.2% of homes are fully owned, and 35.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 23.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $565 per week and the median household income is $1163 per week.

The median rent in Denison is $140 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1200 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Denison postcode 3858

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