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Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck

Dwelling type

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In Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck, 13.2% of the dwellings were medium or high density, compared to 13% in Mornington Peninsula Shire.

Dwelling Type is an important determinant of Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck'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 Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck.

Derived from the Census:

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

Dwellings

Dwelling structure
Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck - Dwellings (Enumerated)20162011Change
Dwelling typeNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2011 to 2016
Separate house
12,45385.686.011,34683.186.7+1,107
map this data in atlas.idMedium density1,91413.212.92,15015.712.2-236
map this data in atlas.idHigh density00.00.2130.10.2-13
Caravans, cabin, houseboat
1190.80.71060.80.7+13
Other
120.10.1380.30.1-26
Not stated
450.30.230.00.0+43

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

Dwelling type
Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck20162011Change
Dwelling typeNumber%Mornington Peninsula Shire %Number%Mornington Peninsula Shire %2011 to 2016
Occupied private dwellings9,80667.268.69,07966.467.6+727
Unoccupied private dwellings4,78132.831.34,56833.432.3+213
Non private dwellings80.10.1250.20.1-17

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, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.1% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.7% High density, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 0.2% Medium density, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 12.9% Separate house, Mornington Peninsula Shire: 86.0% Other, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 0.1% Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 0.8% High density, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 0.0% Medium density, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 13.2% Separate house, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: 85.6%
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, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: -26 Caravans, cabin, houseboat, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +13 High density, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: -13 Medium density, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: -236 Separate house, Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck: +1,107
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 12,453 separate houses in the area, 1,914 medium density dwellings, and no high density dwellings.

Analysis of the types of dwellings in Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck in 2016 shows that 85.6% of all dwellings were separate houses; 13.2% were medium density dwellings, and 0% were in high density dwellings, compared with 86.0%, 12.9%, and 0.2% in the Mornington Peninsula Shire respectively.

In 2016, a total of 67.2% of the dwellings in Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck were occupied on Census night, compared to 68.6% in Mornington Peninsula Shire. The proportion of unoccupied dwellings was 32.8%, which is larger compared to that found in Mornington Peninsula Shire (31.3%).

Emerging groups

The total number of dwellings in Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck increased by 923 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the type of dwellings found in Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • Separate house (+1,107 dwellings)
  • Medium density (-236 dwellings)
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