Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek Overview

Located in the Kinglake Ranges north of Melbourne, Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek is a semi-rural residential community. It has much in common with its neighbour, Kinglake, with a youthful age profile and a very low proportion of persons aged 65 years and over.

Population
1127
Median Age
37
Dependency
49.5%
Unemployment
4.5%
H/HOLD Income
$1533/week
Rental Price
$271/week

Age Structure

The graph below details the age structure in Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek at the 2016 Census. The age structure is compared to Murrindindi more generally.


Culture and Diversity

Statistic Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek (People) Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek (%) Murrindindi (%) Rural Victoria (%) Victoria (%)
Born outside Australia 102 9.1 11.2 9.7 23.8
Indigenous 25 2.2 0.8 0.9 0.6
Speaks a language other than English at home 53 4.7 2.9 3.3 20.4
Australian citizens 1005 89.2 88.6 91.6 86.3

Housing Tenure

Statistic Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek (Dwellings) Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek (%) Murrindindi (%) Rural Victoria (%) Victoria (%)
Owned outright 102 28.3 43.1 41.1 32.3
Rented privately 16 4.4 14.0 16.5 25.3
Rented from public/social housing organisation 0 0.0 1.1 2.2 2.9
Not stated or others 13 3.6 7.7 6.0 4.8

Employment

Statistic Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek (People) Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek (%) Murrindindi (%) Rural Victoria (%) Victoria (%)
Overall Workforce Participation 711 63.1 54.3 56.5 60.6
Male Workforce Participation 392 68.7 57.6 60.6 65.6
Female Workforce Participation 331 60.0 50.9 52.7 55.7
Overall Unemployment 50 4.5 5.1 5.1 6.6

Age Structure

Age Group Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek (person) Kinglake West-Pheasant Creek (%) Murrindindi (%) Rural Victoria (%) Victoria (%)
0-4 77 6.9 5.6 6.0 6.4
5-14 196 17.5 11.6 13.3 12.2
15-19 68 6.1 5.5 6.7 6.5
20-24 49 4.4 3.8 4.6 7.0
25-34 125 11.1 8.6 9.0 14.2
35-44 188 16.7 13.7 13.0 14.5
45-54 167 14.9 15.5 15.0 13.6
55-64 154 13.7 16.3 14.7 11.4
65-74 80 7.1 11.9 10.0 7.5
75-84 19 1.7 5.5 5.6 4.8
85 or above 0 0.0 2.0 2.2 2.0