The City of Devonport provides services to its 25,518 residents and also functions as a regional service centre serving a large rural and semi-rural hinterland. This region includes Latrobe, Kentish and Central Coast, in addition to Devonport.
Devonport City Council monitors change in the City on a regular basis, including changes to the City User Populations, number of dwellings and environmental factors affecting the City.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics conducts a census every five years to provide a snapshot of the Australian population. The City of Devonport Community Profile uses key census characteristics to provide understanding on the size, shape and structure of the City of Devonport and sub areas of the population. The community profile is designed to inform community groups, investors, business, students and the general public. It includes results from the 2006, 2001, 1996, and 1991 Censuses of Population and Housing.
The 2006 Census identified a number of key changes to the profile of Devonport City residents. The following resource highlights the key changes from 2001 to 2006 with a focus on:
• Age, gender and income.
• Education and labour force participation.
• Living arrangements, such as family and household structures, dwellings type and tenure type.
To access detailed demographic information on Devonport and our community, please click on the link below:
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