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Grange - Henley Beach

Dwelling type

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In Grange - Henley Beach, 43.9% of the dwellings were medium or high density, compared to 38% in the City of Charles Sturt.

Dwelling Type is an important determinant of Grange - Henley Beach'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 Grange - Henley Beach.

Derived from the Census:

'Dwelling Structure is derived from the ABS address register supplemented with information from Census Field Officers.'

Dwellings

Dwelling structure
Grange - Henley Beach - Dwellings (Enumerated)20162011Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
Separate house
3,07355.961.53,33663.170.5-263
map this data in atlas.idMedium density2,20840.135.21,75933.327.6+449
map this data in atlas.idHigh density2053.72.61913.61.5+14
Caravans, cabin, houseboat
00.00.200.00.20
Other
30.10.200.00.2+3
Not stated
110.20.340.10.0+7

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Dwelling type
Grange - Henley Beach20162011Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
Occupied private dwellings4,92389.390.44,81990.991.6+104
Unoccupied private dwellings59010.79.54728.98.3+118
Non private dwellings00.00.190.20.1-9

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Dwelling structure, 2016
Dwelling structure, 2016 Other, City of Charles Sturt: 0.2% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, City of Charles Sturt: 0.2% High density, City of Charles Sturt: 2.6% Medium density, City of Charles Sturt: 35.2% Separate house, City of Charles Sturt: 61.5% Other, Grange - Henley Beach: 0.1% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Grange - Henley Beach: 0.0% High density, Grange - Henley Beach: 3.7% Medium density, Grange - Henley Beach: 40.1% Separate house, Grange - Henley Beach: 55.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in dwelling structure, 2011 to 2016
Change in dwelling structure, 2011 to 2016 Other, Grange - Henley Beach: +3 Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Grange - Henley Beach: 0 High density, Grange - Henley Beach: +14 Medium density, Grange - Henley Beach: +449 Separate house, Grange - Henley Beach: -263
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

In 2016, there were 3,073 separate houses in the area, 2,208 medium density dwellings, and 205 high density dwellings.

Analysis of the types of dwellings in Grange - Henley Beach in 2016 shows that 55.9% of all dwellings were separate houses; 40.1% were medium density dwellings, and 3.7% were in high density dwellings, compared with 61.5%, 35.2%, and 2.6% in the the City of Charles Sturt respectively.

In 2016, a total of 89.3% of the dwellings in Grange - Henley Beach were occupied on Census night, compared to 90.4% in the City of Charles Sturt. The proportion of unoccupied dwellings was 10.7%, which is larger compared to that found in the City of Charles Sturt (9.5%).

Emerging groups

The total number of dwellings in Grange - Henley Beach increased by 213 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the type of dwellings found in Grange - Henley Beach between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Medium density (+449 dwellings)
  • Separate house (-263 dwellings)
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