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Botanic Ridge - Junction Village

Dwelling type

In Botanic Ridge - Junction Village, 16.3% of the dwellings were medium or high density, compared to 9% in the City of Casey.

Dwelling Type is an important determinant of Botanic Ridge - Junction Village'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 Botanic Ridge - Junction Village.

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
Botanic Ridge - Junction Village20112006Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Separate house
87483.791.128467.091.2+589
map this data in atlas.idMedium density17016.38.512529.58.4+45
map this data in atlas.idHigh density00.00.1112.60.1-11
Caravans, cabin, houseboat
00.00.200.00.30
Other
00.00.140.90.1-4
Not stated
00.00.000.00.00

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

Dwelling type
Botanic Ridge - Junction Village20112006Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Casey %Number%City of Casey %2006 to 2011
Occupied private dwellings96091.594.637688.495.4+584
Unoccupied private dwellings868.25.34610.94.6+40
Non private dwellings30.30.130.70.00

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, City of Casey: 0.1% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, City of Casey: 0.2% High density, City of Casey: 0.1% Medium density, City of Casey: 8.5% Separate house, City of Casey: 91.1% Other, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 0.0% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 0.0% High density, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 0.0% Medium density, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 16.3% Separate house, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 83.7%
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, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: -4 Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: 0 High density, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: -11 Medium density, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +45 Separate house, Botanic Ridge - Junction Village: +589
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 874 separate houses in the area, 170 medium density dwellings, and no high density dwellings.

Analysis of the types of dwellings in Botanic Ridge - Junction Village in 2011 shows that 83.7% of all dwellings were separate houses; 16.3% were medium density dwellings, and 0% were in high density dwellings, compared with 91.1%, 8.5%, and 0.1% in the the City of Casey respectively.

In 2011, a total of 91.5% of the dwellings in Botanic Ridge - Junction Village were occupied on Census night, compared to 94.6% in the City of Casey. The proportion of unoccupied dwellings was 8.2%, which is larger compared to that found in the City of Casey (5.3%).

Emerging groups

The total number of dwellings in Botanic Ridge - Junction Village increased by 624 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the type of dwellings found in Botanic Ridge - Junction Village between 2006 and 2011 was:

  • Separate house (+589 dwellings)