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Playford North Urban Renewal area

Housing tenure

In Playford North Urban Renewal area, 44% of households were purchasing or fully owned their home, 30.8% were renting privately, and 15.5% were in social housing in 2011.

Playford North Urban Renewal area's Housing Tenure data provides insights into its socio-economic status as well as the role it plays in the housing market. For example, a high concentration of private renters may indicate a transient area attractive to young singles and couples, while a concentration of home owners indicates a more settled area with mature families and empty-nesters (Household Summary). Tenure can also reflect built form (Dwelling Type), with a significantly higher share of renters in high density housing and a substantially larger proportion of home-owners in separate houses, although this is not always the case.

In conjunction with other socio-economic status indicators in Playford North Urban Renewal area, Tenure data is useful for analysing housing markets, housing affordability and identifying public housing areas.

Derived from the Census questions:

'Is this dwelling (owned outright, owned with a mortgage etc.)', and 'If this dwelling is being rented, who is it rented from?'

Households

Housing tenure
Playford North Urban Renewal area20112006Change
Tenure typeNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idFully owned61712.820.260416.422.2+13
map this data in atlas.idMortgage1,52131.638.598226.639.1+539
Renting
2,25046.735.01,75147.431.7+498
map this data in atlas.idRenting - Social housing74615.512.696626.115.6-220
map this data in atlas.idRenting - Private1,48330.821.975520.415.4+728
Renting - Not stated
210.40.5300.80.7-10
Other tenure type
230.50.560.20.5+17
Not stated
4078.55.83519.56.5+56

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

Housing tenure, 2011
Housing tenure, 2011 Other tenure type, City of Playford: 0.5% Renting - Private, City of Playford: 21.9% Renting - Social housing, City of Playford: 12.6% Renting, City of Playford: 35.0% Mortgage, City of Playford: 38.5% Fully owned, City of Playford: 20.2% Other tenure type, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 0.5% Renting - Private, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 30.8% Renting - Social housing, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 15.5% Renting, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 46.7% Mortgage, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 31.6% Fully owned, Playford North Urban Renewal area: 12.8%
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 housing tenure, 2006 to 2011
Change in housing tenure, 2006 to 2011 Other tenure type, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +17 Renting - Private, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +728 Renting - Social housing, Playford North Urban Renewal area: -220 Renting, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +498 Mortgage, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +539 Fully owned, Playford North Urban Renewal area: +13
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

Analysis of the housing tenure of the population of Playford North Urban Renewal area in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a smaller proportion of households who owned their dwelling; a smaller proportion purchasing their dwelling; and a larger proportion who were renters.

Overall, 12.8% of the population owned their dwelling; 31.6% were purchasing, and 46.7% were renting, compared with 20.2%, 38.5% and 35.0% respectively for the City of Playford.

Emerging groups

The largest changes in housing tenure categories for the households in Playford North Urban Renewal area between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Renting - Private (+728 persons)
  • Mortgage (+539 persons)
  • Renting - Social housing (-220 persons)

The total number of households in Playford North Urban Renewal area increased by 1,124 between 2006 and 2011.