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Number of bedrooms per dwelling

Dwellings with 3 bedrooms were the most common in Hampton in 2011.

The Number of Bedrooms in a dwelling is an indicator of the size of dwellings, and when combined with Dwelling Type information, provides insight into the role Hampton plays in the housing market. For example, an area of high density dwellings that are predominantly 1-2 bedroom are likely to attract students, single workers and young couples, whereas a high density area with dwellings that are predominantly 2-3 bedroom may attract more empty nesters and some families.

In combination with Household Type and Household Size, the Number of Bedrooms can also indicate issues around housing affordability, overcrowding and other socio-economic factors.

Derived from the Census question:

'How many bedrooms are there in this dwelling?'

Occupied private dwellings

Number of bedrooms per dwelling
Hampton20112006Change
Number of bedroomsNumber%City of Bayside %Number%City of Bayside %2006 to 2011
0 or 1 bedrooms
1433.13.41413.23.1+2
map this data in atlas.id2 bedrooms1,06523.223.21,06424.024.0+1
3 bedrooms
1,79439.139.91,77240.040.7+21
map this data in atlas.id4 bedrooms1,06223.223.098322.221.4+79
5 bedrooms or more
2856.26.12285.25.5+56
Not stated
2355.14.42405.45.3-6

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

Number of bedrooms per dwelling, 2011
Number of bedrooms per dwelling, 2011 Not stated, City of Bayside: 4.4% 5 bedrooms or more, City of Bayside: 6.1% 4 bedrooms, City of Bayside: 23.0% 3 bedrooms, City of Bayside: 39.9% 2 bedrooms, City of Bayside: 23.2% 0 or 1 bedrooms, City of Bayside: 3.4% Not stated, Hampton: 5.1% 5 bedrooms or more, Hampton: 6.2% 4 bedrooms, Hampton: 23.2% 3 bedrooms, Hampton: 39.1% 2 bedrooms, Hampton: 23.2% 0 or 1 bedrooms, Hampton: 3.1%
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 number of bedrooms per dwelling, 2006 to 2011
Change in number of bedrooms per dwelling, 2006 to 2011 Not stated, Hampton: -6 5 bedrooms or more, Hampton: +56 4 bedrooms, Hampton: +79 3 bedrooms, Hampton: +21 2 bedrooms, Hampton: +1 0 or 1 bedrooms, Hampton: +2
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

Analysis of the number of bedrooms in dwellings in Hampton in 2011 compared to City of Bayside shows that there was a similar proportion of dwellings with 2 bedrooms or less, as well as a similar proportion of dwellings with 4 or more bedrooms.

Overall, 26.4% of households were in dwellings with 2 bedrooms or less, and 29.4% of 4 or more bedroom dwellings, compared with 26.6% and 29.1% for City of Bayside respectively.

There were no major differences between Hampton and City of Bayside in 2011.

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the number of bedrooms per dwelling in Hampton between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • 4 bedrooms (+79 dwellings)
  • 5 bedrooms or more (+56 dwellings)

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