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Templestowe (Low density)

Dwelling type

In Templestowe (Low density), 9.4% of the dwellings were medium or high density, compared to 18% in City of Manningham.

Dwelling Type is an important determinant of Templestowe (Low density)'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 Templestowe (Low density).

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
Templestowe (Low density)20112006Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Separate house
79090.681.773284.883.5+58
map this data in atlas.idMedium density829.416.512814.915.4-47
map this data in atlas.idHigh density00.01.700.00.90
Caravans, cabin, houseboat
00.00.100.00.10
Other
00.00.100.00.10
Not stated
00.00.030.30.1-3

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

Dwelling type
Templestowe (Low density)20112006Change
Dwelling typeNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
Occupied private dwellings80391.792.781493.993.7-10
Unoccupied private dwellings728.27.2505.86.2+21
Non private dwellings10.10.120.30.1-1

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 Manningham: 0.1% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, City of Manningham: 0.1% High density, City of Manningham: 1.7% Medium density, City of Manningham: 16.5% Separate house, City of Manningham: 81.7% Other, Templestowe (Low density): 0.0% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Templestowe (Low density): 0.0% High density, Templestowe (Low density): 0.0% Medium density, Templestowe (Low density): 9.4% Separate house, Templestowe (Low density): 90.6%
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, Templestowe (Low density): 0 Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Templestowe (Low density): 0 High density, Templestowe (Low density): 0 Medium density, Templestowe (Low density): -47 Separate house, Templestowe (Low density): +58
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 790 separate houses in the area, 82 medium density dwellings, and no high density dwellings.

Analysis of the types of dwellings in Templestowe (Low density) in 2011 shows that 90.6% of all dwellings were separate houses; 9.4% were medium density dwellings, and 0% were in high density dwellings, compared with 81.7%, 16.5%, and 1.7% in the City of Manningham respectively.

In 2011, a total of 91.7% of the dwellings in Templestowe (Low density) were occupied on Census night, compared to 92.7% in City of Manningham. The proportion of unoccupied dwellings was 8.2%, which is larger compared to that found in City of Manningham (7.2%).

Emerging groups

The total number of dwellings in Templestowe (Low density) increased by 10 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest change in the type of dwellings found in Templestowe (Low density) between 2006 and 2011 was:

  • Separate house (+58 dwellings)