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Whitehorse (City of)

Housing Tenure, Condition, Period of Construction and Structural Type Census 2006

TopicValue
Total number of occupied private dwellings - 20% sample data8,275
Average number of rooms per dwelling6.3
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling2.7
Total number of occupied private dwellings by housing tenure - 20% sample data8,275
Owned5,575
Rented2,695
Band housing10
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwelling - 20% sample data8,280
Regular maintenance only4,890
Minor repairs2,420
Major repairs965
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 20% sample data8,280
before 1946205
1946 to 1960940
1961 to 19701,070
1971 to 19802,430
1981 to 1985660
1986 to 1990715
1991 to 1995755
1996 to 2000710
2001 to 2006785
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% data8,280
Single-detached house4,455
Semi-detached house750
Row house380
Apartment, duplex400
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys5
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys1,320
Other single-attached house45
Movable dwelling935