Electorates by median income (census 2001)

1 North Sydney (NSW) 13.2 i 1792.0
2 Bradfield (NSW) 21.2 i 1759
3 Wentworth (NSW) 7.9 i 1649
4 Mitchell (NSW) 21.3 o 1597
5 Kooyong (Vic) 10.9 i 1593
6 Warringah (NSW) 12.7 i 1572
7 Higgins (Vic) 8.4 i 1570
8 Sydney (NSW) 15.0 i 1517
9 Berowra (NSW) 15.7 o 1488
10 Mackellar (NSW) 16.9 o 1416
11 Melbourne Ports (Vic) 5.7 i 1406
12 Hughes (NSW) 10.4 o 1397
13 Goldstein (Vic) 9.5 i 1385
14 Curtin (WA) 13.9 i 1381
15 Canberra (ACT) 9.4 i 1347
16 Ryan (Qld) 9.5 o 1305
17 Fraser (ACT) 12.7 i 1304
18 Bennelong (NSW) 7.7 i 1300
19 Cook (NSW) 14.0 i 1296
20 Lowe (NSW) 3.8 i 1270
21 Menzies (Vic) 8.9 o 1241
22 Brisbane (Qld) 1.0 i 1208
23 Grayndler (NSW) 21.3 i 1190
24 Solomon (NT) 0.1 i 1182
25 Aston (Vic) 6.0 o 1180
26 Jagajaga (Vic) 5.3 o 1168
27 Melbourne (Vic) 19.9 i 1154
28 Kingsford Smith (NSW) 8.9 i 1146
29 Lindsay (NSW) 5.5 o 1132
30 Moore (WA) 6.0 o 1131
31 Tangney (WA) 8.0 i 1127
32 Greenway (NSW) 3.1 o 1107
33 Griffith (Qld) 6.2 o 1099
34 La Trobe (Vic) 3.7 o 1089
35 Macarthur (NSW) 7.0 o 1088
36 Parramatta (NSW) 1.2 i 1080
37 Macquarie (NSW) 8.7 o 1077
38 Kalgoorlie (WA) 4.3 r 1072
39 Dickson (Qld) 6.0 o 1071
40 Barton (NSW) 6.0 i 1067
41 Chisholm (Vic) 2.7 i 1065
42 Banks (NSW) 2.9 i 1065
43 Casey (Vic) 7.2 o 1058
44 Deakin (Vic) 1.6 o 1057
45 Werriwa (NSW) 8.5 o 1031
46 Prospect (NSW) 12.8 o 1019
47 Moreton (Qld) 2.6 i 1011
48 Adelaide (SA) 0.6 i 1011
49 Boothby (SA) 7.4 o 1003
50 Bruce (Vic) 6.5 o 1003
51 Cunningham (NSW) 10.7 p 1003
52 Mayo (SA) 14.3 r 1000
53 Burke (Vic) 0.0 r 993
54 Cowan (WA) 5.5 o 992
55 Lalor (Vic) 12.1 o 988
56 Sturt (SA) 8.5 i 983
57 Isaacs (Vic) 6.6 o 981
58 Bowman (Qld) 3.1 o 972
59 Scullin (Vic) 20.3 o 970
60 Calwell (Vic) 15.1 o 964
61 Herbert (Qld) 1.5 p 960
62 Lilley (Qld) 4.6 i 958
63 Hotham (Vic) 11.0 o 951
64 Dunkley (Vic) 5.2 o 948
65 McEwen (Vic) 2.2 r 945
66 Fremantle (WA) 10.7 i 937
67 Makin (SA) 3.7 o 930
68 Hume (NSW) 9.8 r 927
69 Fadden (Qld) 13.1 o 926
70 Wills (Vic) 20.6 i 917
71 Canning (WA) 0.4 o 915
72 Petrie (Qld) 3.5 o 912
73 Perth (WA) 11.2 i 909
74 Robertson (NSW) 7.0 p 908
75 Chifley (NSW) 15.3 o 899

76 Hasluck (WA) 1.8 o 898
77 Holt (Vic) 7.9 o 896
78 Corangamite (Vic) 5.4 p 894
79 Maribyrnong (Vic) 15.4 o 893
80 Swan (WA) 2.0 i 890
81 Stirling (WA) 1.6 i 888
82 Watson (NSW) 17.3 i 887
83 Capricornia (Qld) 5.5 p 886
84 Pearce (WA) 6.9 p 885
85 Leichhardt (Qld) 6.4 r 883
86 Dobell (NSW) 0.4 p 877
87 Hunter (NSW) 10.9 r 874
88 Calare (NSW) 1.7 r 873
89 Hindmarsh (SA) 1.0 i 866
90 Riverina (NSW) 19.9 r 866
91 Batman (Vic) 25.1 i 864
92 Denison (Tas) 14.3 i 861
93 Gellibrand (Vic) 20.4 i 860
94 Throsby (NSW) 15.1 p 859
95 Lingiari (NT) 5.3 r 856
96 Rankin (Qld) 2.4 o 853
97 Charlton (NSW) 6.7 p 848
98 Forde (Qld) 7.0 r 847
99 Forrest (WA) 7.6 r 845
100 Moncrieff (Qld) 16.3 p 845
101 Oxley (Qld) 8.0 o 839
102 Blaxland (NSW) 15.2 i 839
103 Groom (Qld) 15.1 p 838
104 Newcastle (NSW) 6.9 p 836
105 Dawson (Qld) 8.0 r 830
106 Flinders (Vic) 7.4 r 828
107 Reid (NSW) 16.9 i 827
108 Kingston (SA) 1.3 o 825
109 Corio (Vic) 8.5 p 825
110 McMillan (Vic) 2.9 r 817
111 Farrer (NSW) 16.4 r 816
112 Murray (Vic) 21.9 r 813
113 Franklin (Tas) 8.0 o 810
114 Indi (Vic) 10.7 r 809
115 Maranoa (Qld) 15.4 r 797
116 Ballarat (Vic) 3.2 p 793
117 Eden-Monaro (NSW) 1.7 r 792
118 Kennedy (Qld) 8.5 r 790
119 McPherson (Qld) 12.2 p 789
120 Wannon (Vic) 9.2 r 780
121 Wakefield (SA) 1.3 o 774
122 Shortland (NSW) 8.8 p 767
123 Blair (Qld) 6.6 r 765
124 Bass (Tas) 2.1 p 760
125 Port Adelaide (SA) 16.0 i 760
126 Parkes (NSW) 8.7 r 757
127 Mallee (Vic) 20.9 r 755
128 Brand (WA) 10.1 p 752
129 New England (NSW) 13.8 r 741
130 Bendigo (Vic) 3.6 p 736
131 Barker (SA) 16.6 r 730
132 Hinkler (Qld) 2.2 r 724
133 O'Connor (WA) 19.1 r 723
134 Longman (Qld) 2.5 r 720
135 Bonython (SA) 0.0 o 718
136 Gwydir (NSW) 14.9 r 716
137 Fowler (NSW) 21.5 o 714
138 Paterson (NSW) 1.4 r 711
139 Grey (SA) 10.6 r 705
140 Gippsland (Vic) 2.6 r 700
141 Fisher (Qld) 11.8 p 700
142 Gilmore (NSW) 14.6 r 698
143 Braddon (Tas) 6.0 r 688
144 Lyons (Tas) 8.2 r 685
145 Fairfax (Qld) 9.2 r 677
146 Page (NSW) 2.8 r 656
147 Richmond (NSW) 1.7 r 654
148 Lyne (NSW) 11.2 r 642
149 Wide Bay (Qld) 9.9 r 622
150 Cowper (NSW) 4.7 r 618

New South Wales tops the list but also tails it, with Cowper, with a median of $618 per household. Note that the bottom is dominated by rural and provincial electorates (r and p); all urban ones (o or i) in the lowest fifty are, contrary to popular belief, Labor held. (All seats before current term redistributions)