Area Profile


 Approximately 4 kmĀ² in size, Doveton consists of 12 parks covering nearly 14% of the total area.  


Total Persons: 7658

Total Males: 3858

Total Females: 3800

Age Group (0-4 years): 482

Age Group (5-14 years) 1089

65 Years Over:

Median Age of Persons 36

Persons born overseas 3154

Main Country of birth which is not Australia: England

No of people of Main Country of birth which is not Australia: 257

No of People Married: 2582

Married Percentage: 0.424

Labour Force: 2901

Employed Fulltime: 1715

Employed Full Time Percentage: 0.591

Main Occupation: Labourers

Number of Main Occupation: 568

Main Occupation Percentage: 0.221

Main Industry of Employment: Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Part Manufacturing

Main Industry of Employment Numbers: 118

Main Industry of Employment Percentage: 0.046

Median Individual Income ($/Weekly): 319

Median Household Income ($/Weekly): 649

Median Family Income ($/Weekly): 772

Number of Families: 2025

Number of Families with Children: 825

Total Private Dwellings: 3118

Median Rent ($/Weekly): 150

Median Housing Loan Repayment ($/Weekly): 950

Average Household Size: 2.6

Average Number of Persons per Bedroom: 1.1

Household Fully Owned Percentage: 0.289

Household Rented Percentage: 0.304

Family Household Percentage: 0.665