Golden Grove - Gould Creek
Housing rental payments
In Golden Grove - Gould Creek, 5.7% of renting households were paying more than $400 per week in rent in 2011.
Rental payments can be a better measure of the cost of housing in Golden Grove - Gould Creek 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|
|Golden Grove - Gould Creek||2011|
|Weekly rental amount||Number||%||City of Tea Tree Gully %|
|$1 - $74||28||3.6||2.6||24002|
|$75 - $99||116||14.8||7.5||24003|
|$100 - $124||45||5.7||4.0||24004|
|$125 - $149||37||4.7||3.6||24005|
|$150 - $174||20||2.6||3.8||24006|
|$175 - $199||29||3.7||3.5||24007|
|$200 - $224||48||6.1||7.0||24008|
|$225 - $249||33||4.2||5.7||24009|
|$250 - $274||68||8.7||13.5||24010|
|$275 - $299||60||7.7||12.2||24011|
|$300 - $324||110||14.1||14.4||24012|
|$325 - $349||36||4.6||5.5||24013|
|$350 - $374||39||5.0||4.8||24014|
|$375 - $399||31||4.0||1.8||24015|
|$400 - $424||8||1.0||1.3||24016|
|$425 - $449||13||1.7||0.4||24017|
|$450 - $549||15||1.9||1.0||24018|
|$550 - $649||3||0.4||0.2||24019|
|$650 - $749||3||0.4||0.1||24020|
|$750 - $849||0||0.0||0.1||24021|
|$850 - $949||3||0.4||0.1||24022|
|Rent not stated||32||4.1||3.6||24024|
|Total households renting||784||100.0||100.0||24025|
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Analysis of the weekly housing rental payments of households in Golden Grove - Gould Creek compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a larger proportion of households paying high rental payments ($400 per week or more), as well as a larger proportion of households with low rental payments (less than $150 per week).
Overall, 5.7% of households were paying high rental payments, and 29.6% were paying low payments, compared with 3.4% and 20.7% respectively in the City of Tea Tree Gully.
The major differences between the housing rental payments of Golden Grove - Gould Creek and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:
- A larger percentage of $75 - $99 (14.8% compared to 7.5%)
- A larger percentage of $375 - $399 (4.0% compared to 1.8%)
- A smaller percentage of $250 - $274 (8.7% compared to 13.5%)
- A smaller percentage of Nil (0.8% compared to 3.0%)