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Maslin Beach

Housing rental payments

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In Maslin Beach, 3.1% of renting households were paying $450 or more per week in rent in 2016.

Rental payments can be a better measure of the cost of housing in Maslin Beach than mortgage repayments because they are not contingent on length of occupancy or equity in the dwelling.

High rental payments may indicate desirable areas with mobile populations who prefer to rent, or a housing shortage, or gentrification. Low rental payments may indicate public housing (check Tenure Type), or areas where low income households move by necessity for a lower cost of living.

Rental payments are not directly comparable over time because of inflation. For comparison of rental payments over time, go to Housing Rental 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 renting their dwelling

Weekly housing rental payments
Maslin Beach - Households (Enumerated)2016
Weekly rental amountNumber%City of Onkaparinga %
$99 or less33.17.0
$100 - $1490--6.9
$150 - $1990--6.9
$200 - $24966.18.6
$250 - $2993232.723.6
$300 - $3492929.625.9
$350 - $3991414.312.1
$400 - $44977.13.8
$450 - $54933.11.4
$550 - $6490--0.4
$650 - $7490--0.2
$750 - $8490--0.1
$850+0--0.2
Not stated44.13.0

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

Weekly housing rental payments, 2016
Weekly housing rental payments, 2016 $850+, City of Onkaparinga: 0.2% $750 - $849, City of Onkaparinga: 0.1% $650 - $749, City of Onkaparinga: 0.2% $550 - $649, City of Onkaparinga: 0.4% $450 - $549, City of Onkaparinga: 1.4% $400 - $449, City of Onkaparinga: 3.8% $350 - $399, City of Onkaparinga: 12.1% $300 - $349, City of Onkaparinga: 25.9% $250 - $299, City of Onkaparinga: 23.6% $200 - $249, City of Onkaparinga: 8.6% $150 - $199, City of Onkaparinga: 6.9% $100 - $149, City of Onkaparinga: 6.9% $99 or less, City of Onkaparinga: 7.0% $450 - $549, Maslin Beach: 3.1% $400 - $449, Maslin Beach: 7.1% $350 - $399, Maslin Beach: 14.3% $300 - $349, Maslin Beach: 29.6% $250 - $299, Maslin Beach: 32.7% $200 - $249, Maslin Beach: 6.1% $99 or less, Maslin Beach: 3.1%
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 weekly housing rental payments of households in Maslin Beach compared to the City of Onkaparinga shows that there was a larger proportion of households paying high rental payments ($450 per week or more), and a smaller proportion of households with low rental payments (less than $250 per week).

Overall, 3.1% of households were paying high rental payments, and 9.2% were paying low payments, compared with 2.2% and 29.4% respectively in the City of Onkaparinga.

The major differences between the housing rental payments of Maslin Beach and the City of Onkaparinga were:

  • A larger percentage of $250 - $299 (32.7% compared to 23.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of $150 - $199 (0.0% compared to 6.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of $100 - $149 (0.0% compared to 6.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of $99 or less (3.1% compared to 7.0%)
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