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Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill)

Housing loan repayments

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In Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill), 29.4% of households with a mortgage were making high loan repayments of $2,600 or more per month in 2016.

Mortgage repayments are directly related to house prices in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill), length of occupancy and the level of equity of home owners. When viewed with Household Income data it may also indicate the level of housing stress households in the community are under. In mortgage belt areas it is expected that households will be paying a higher proportion of their income on their housing compared to well-established areas. First home buyer areas are also likely to have larger mortgages than upgrader areas where households move in with equity from elsewhere.

Mortgage payment levels are not directly comparable over time because of inflation. For comparison of mortgage payments over time, go to Housing Loan Quartiles.

Derived from the Census questions:

'How much does your household pay for this dwelling?' and 'Is this dwelling (owned outright, owned with a mortgage etc.)'

Households with a mortgage

Monthly housing loan repayments
Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) - Households (Enumerated)2016
Monthly repayment amountNumber%City of Manningham %
$299 or less1689.27.3
$300 - $599774.33.8
$600 - $9991136.25.9
$1,000 - $1,199894.95.2
$1,200 - $1,399894.94.7
$1,400 - $1,5991266.95.2
$1,600 - $1,7991096.05.2
$1,800 - $1,999794.34.1
$2,000 - $2,19921211.610.9
$2,200 - $2,399573.13.5
$2,400 - $2,599834.64.9
$2,600 - $2,9991005.56.8
$3,000 - $3,99924313.414.9
$4,000 - $4,9991136.26.8
$5,000 and over784.35.8
Not stated824.55.0

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

Monthly housing loan repayments, 2016
Monthly housing loan repayments, 2016 $5,000 and over, City of Manningham: 5.8% $4,000 - $4,999, City of Manningham: 6.8% $3,000 - $3,999, City of Manningham: 14.9% $2,600 - $2,999, City of Manningham: 6.8% $2,400 - $2,599, City of Manningham: 4.9% $2,200 - $2,399, City of Manningham: 3.5% $2,000 - $2,199, City of Manningham: 10.9% $1,800 - $1,999, City of Manningham: 4.1% $1,600 - $1,799, City of Manningham: 5.2% $1,400 - $1,599, City of Manningham: 5.2% $1,200 - $1,399, City of Manningham: 4.7% $1,000 - $1,199, City of Manningham: 5.2% $600 - $999, City of Manningham: 5.9% $300 - $599, City of Manningham: 3.8% $299 or less, City of Manningham: 7.3% $5,000 and over, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 4.3% $4,000 - $4,999, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 6.2% $3,000 - $3,999, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 13.4% $2,600 - $2,999, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 5.5% $2,400 - $2,599, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 4.6% $2,200 - $2,399, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 3.1% $2,000 - $2,199, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 11.6% $1,800 - $1,999, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 4.3% $1,600 - $1,799, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 6.0% $1,400 - $1,599, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 6.9% $1,200 - $1,399, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 4.9% $1,000 - $1,199, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 4.9% $600 - $999, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 6.2% $300 - $599, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 4.3% $299 or less, Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill): 9.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the monthly housing loan repayments of households in Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a smaller proportion of households paying high mortgage repayments ($2,600 per month or more), and a larger proportion of households with low mortgage repayments (less than $1,200 per month).

Overall, 29.4% of households were paying high mortgage repayments, and 24.6% were paying low repayments, compared with 34.2% and 22.2% respectively in City of Manningham.

The major differences between the household loan repayments of Doncaster (inc. Doncaster Hill) and City of Manningham were:

  • A larger percentage of $299 or less (9.2% compared to 7.3%)
  • A larger percentage of $1,400 - $1,599 (6.9% compared to 5.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of $3,000 - $3,999 (13.4% compared to 14.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of $5,000 and over (4.3% compared to 5.8%)
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