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Revesby - Revesby Heights

Dwelling type

In Revesby - Revesby Heights, 28.4% of the dwellings were medium or high density, compared to 31% in Bankstown City.

Dwelling Type is an important determinant of Revesby - Revesby Heights's residential role and function. A greater concentration of higher density dwellings is likely to attract more young adults and smaller households, often renting. Larger, detached or separate dwellings are more likely to attract families and prospective families. The residential built form often reflects market opportunities or planning policy, such as building denser forms of housing around public transport nodes or employment centres.

Dwelling Type statistics should be viewed in conjunction with Household Size, Household Types, Housing Tenure and Age Structure for a more complete picture of the housing market in Revesby - Revesby Heights.

Derived from the Census:

'Dwelling Type is derived from an assessment by the Census Collector who observes and records the type of dwelling structure.'

Dwellings

Dwelling structure
Revesby - Revesby Heights20112006Change
Dwelling typeNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Separate house
3,80571.168.24,00578.671.3-200
map this data in atlas.idMedium density1,38225.822.293118.319.1+451
map this data in atlas.idHigh density1362.58.91152.38.9+21
Caravans, cabin, houseboat
00.00.130.10.1-3
Other
310.60.4380.80.4-7
Not stated
00.00.200.00.10

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Dwelling type
Revesby - Revesby Heights20112006Change
Dwelling typeNumber%Bankstown City %Number%Bankstown City %2006 to 2011
Occupied private dwellings5,09695.095.14,83195.094.5+265
Unoccupied private dwellings2675.04.82494.95.4+18
Non private dwellings00.00.170.10.1-7

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Dwelling structure, 2011
Dwelling structure, 2011 Other, Bankstown City: 0.4% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Bankstown City: 0.1% High density, Bankstown City: 8.9% Medium density, Bankstown City: 22.2% Separate house, Bankstown City: 68.2% Other, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 0.6% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 0.0% High density, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 2.5% Medium density, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 25.8% Separate house, Revesby - Revesby Heights: 71.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in dwelling structure, 2006 to 2011
Change in dwelling structure, 2006 to 2011 Other, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -7 Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -3 High density, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +21 Medium density, Revesby - Revesby Heights: +451 Separate house, Revesby - Revesby Heights: -200
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

In 2011, there were 3,805 separate houses in the area, 1,382 medium density dwellings, and 136 high density dwellings.

Analysis of the types of dwellings in Revesby - Revesby Heights in 2011 shows that 71.1% of all dwellings were separate houses; 25.8% were medium density dwellings, and 2.5% were in high density dwellings, compared with 68.2%, 22.2%, and 8.9% in the Bankstown City respectively.

In 2011, a total of 95.0% of the dwellings in Revesby - Revesby Heights were occupied on Census night, compared to 95.1% in Bankstown City. The proportion of unoccupied dwellings was 5.0%, which is larger compared to that found in Bankstown City (4.8%).

Emerging groups

The total number of dwellings in Revesby - Revesby Heights increased by 276 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the type of dwellings found in Revesby - Revesby Heights between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Medium density (+451 dwellings)
  • Separate house (-200 dwellings)