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Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park

Housing tenure

In Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park, 74% of households were purchasing or fully owned their home, 17.1% were renting privately, and 4.1% were in social housing in 2011.

Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park's Housing Tenure data provides insights into its socio-economic status as well as the role it plays in the housing market. For example, a high concentration of private renters may indicate a transient area attractive to young singles and couples, while a concentration of home owners indicates a more settled area with mature families and empty-nesters (Household Summary). Tenure can also reflect built form (Dwelling Type), with a significantly higher share of renters in high density housing and a substantially larger proportion of home-owners in separate houses, although this is not always the case.

In conjunction with other socio-economic status indicators in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park, Tenure data is useful for analysing housing markets, housing affordability and identifying public housing areas.

Derived from the Census questions:

'Is this dwelling (owned outright, owned with a mortgage etc.)', and 'If this dwelling is being rented, who is it rented from?'

Households

Housing tenure
Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park20112006Change
Tenure typeNumber%City of Charles Sturt %Number%City of Charles Sturt %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idFully owned2,63448.134.72,74951.936.8-115
map this data in atlas.idMortgage1,39625.528.31,26623.926.4+130
Renting
1,18321.630.697018.329.0+213
map this data in atlas.idRenting - Social housing2254.19.82154.110.8+10
map this data in atlas.idRenting - Private93317.120.273213.817.5+201
Renting - Not stated
250.50.6230.40.8+2
Other tenure type
400.71.1571.11.2-17
Not stated
2184.05.42544.86.5-36

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

Housing tenure, 2011
Housing tenure, 2011 Other tenure type, City of Charles Sturt: 1.1% Renting - Private, City of Charles Sturt: 20.2% Renting - Social housing, City of Charles Sturt: 9.8% Renting, City of Charles Sturt: 30.6% Mortgage, City of Charles Sturt: 28.3% Fully owned, City of Charles Sturt: 34.7% Other tenure type, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 0.7% Renting - Private, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 17.1% Renting - Social housing, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 4.1% Renting, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 21.6% Mortgage, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 25.5% Fully owned, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: 48.1%
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 housing tenure, 2006 to 2011
Change in housing tenure, 2006 to 2011 Other tenure type, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: -17 Renting - Private, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +201 Renting - Social housing, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +10 Renting, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +213 Mortgage, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: +130 Fully owned, Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park: -115
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 housing tenure of the population of Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park in 2011 compared to the City of Charles Sturt shows that there was a larger proportion of households who owned their dwelling; a smaller proportion purchasing their dwelling; and a smaller proportion who were renters.

Overall, 48.1% of the population owned their dwelling; 25.5% were purchasing, and 21.6% were renting, compared with 34.7%, 28.3% and 30.6% respectively for the City of Charles Sturt.

Emerging groups

The largest changes in housing tenure categories for the households in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Renting - Private (+201 persons)
  • Mortgage (+130 persons)
  • Fully owned (-115 persons)

The total number of households in Fulham Gardens - Flinders Park - Kidman Park increased by 175 between 2006 and 2011.