Need for affordable housing

5,059 households

(5.5% of all households)

Median Price (June 2020)
Median House Price (June 2020)
Greater Geelong (C)$575,000
Regional Vic$385,000
Median Unit Price (June 2020)
Greater Geelong (C)$419,500
Regional Vic$275,000
Median Rental (June 2020)
Median House Rental (June 2020)
Greater Geelong (C)$385/week
Regional Vic$350/week
Median Unit Rental (June 2020)
Greater Geelong (C)$325/week
Greater Melbourne$350/week
New dwelling approvals 2019/20 (change from previous year)
Separate houses2,580 (-196)
Medium and higher density532 (+18)
Average household size (2011-2016)
Greater Geelong (C)2.41 (+0.00)
Regional Vic2.36 (-0.03)
Dominant dwelling type (2016 Census)
Separate house: 3 bedroom(44.5%)
Emerging dwelling type
Separate house: 4+ bedroom(+4,329)