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Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon

Dwelling type

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In Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon, 21.0% of the dwellings were medium or high density, compared to 38% in the City of Charles Sturt.

Dwelling Type is an important determinant of Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon'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 Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon.

Derived from the Census:

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

Dwellings

Dwelling structure
Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon - Dwellings (Enumerated)20162011Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
Separate house
2,13778.461.52,21886.370.5-81
map this data in atlas.idMedium density57421.035.234013.227.6+234
map this data in atlas.idHigh density00.02.600.01.50
Caravans, cabin, houseboat
00.00.200.00.20
Other
70.30.2120.50.2-5
Not stated
90.30.300.00.0+9

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

Dwelling type
Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon20162011Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2011 to 2016
Occupied private dwellings2,50991.890.42,44695.091.6+63
Unoccupied private dwellings2238.29.51285.08.3+95
Non private dwellings00.00.100.00.10

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, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0.3% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0.0% High density, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0.0% Medium density, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 21.0% Separate house, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 78.4%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
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Change in dwelling structure, 2011 to 2016
Change in dwelling structure, 2011 to 2016 Other, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -5 Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0 High density, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: 0 Medium density, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: +234 Separate house, Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon: -81
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (Enumerated data)
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Dominant groups

In 2016, there were 2,137 separate houses in the area, 574 medium density dwellings, and no high density dwellings.

Analysis of the types of dwellings in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon in 2016 shows that 78.4% of all dwellings were separate houses; 21.0% were medium density dwellings, and 0% 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 91.8% of the dwellings in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon were occupied on Census night, compared to 90.4% in the City of Charles Sturt. The proportion of unoccupied dwellings was 8.2%, which is smaller compared to that found in the City of Charles Sturt (9.5%).

Emerging groups

The total number of dwellings in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon increased by 158 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the type of dwellings found in Royal Park - Albert Park - Hendon between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Medium density (+234 dwellings)
  • Separate house (-81 dwellings)
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