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In Padbury, 7.8% of the dwellings were medium or high density, compared to 12% in City of Joondalup.

Dwelling Type is an important determinant of Padbury'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 Padbury.

Derived from the Census:

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

Dwellings

Dwelling structure
Padbury - Dwellings (Enumerated)20162011Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Joondalup %Number%City of Joondalup %2011 to 2016
Separate house
3,16692.288.03,23094.990.4-64
map this data in atlas.idMedium density2667.810.01725.17.7+94
map this data in atlas.idHigh density00.01.600.01.60
Caravans, cabin, houseboat
00.00.300.00.30
Other
00.00.030.10.0-3
Not stated
00.00.100.00.00

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

Dwelling type
Padbury20162011Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Joondalup %Number%City of Joondalup %2011 to 2016
Occupied private dwellings3,12092.192.23,17493.493.1-54
Unoccupied private dwellings2697.97.82256.66.8+44
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 Joondalup: 0.0% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, City of Joondalup: 0.3% High density, City of Joondalup: 1.6% Medium density, City of Joondalup: 10.0% Separate house, City of Joondalup: 88.0% Other, Padbury: 0.0% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Padbury: 0.0% High density, Padbury: 0.0% Medium density, Padbury: 7.8% Separate house, Padbury: 92.2%
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, Padbury: -3 Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Padbury: 0 High density, Padbury: 0 Medium density, Padbury: +94 Separate house, Padbury: -64
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 3,166 separate houses in the area, 266 medium density dwellings, and no high density dwellings.

Analysis of the types of dwellings in Padbury in 2016 shows that 92.2% of all dwellings were separate houses; 7.8% were medium density dwellings, and 0% were in high density dwellings, compared with 88.0%, 10.0%, and 1.6% in the City of Joondalup respectively.

In 2016, a total of 92.1% of the dwellings in Padbury were occupied on Census night, compared to 92.2% in City of Joondalup. The proportion of unoccupied dwellings was 7.9%, which is similar compared to that found in City of Joondalup (7.8%).

Emerging groups

The total number of dwellings in Padbury decreased by 10 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the type of dwellings found in Padbury between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Medium density (+94 dwellings)
  • Separate house (-64 dwellings)
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