Need for affordable housing

3,194 households

(4.8% of all households)

Median Price (Dec-20)
Median House Price (Dec-20)
Whittlesea (C)$625,000
Greater Melbourne$805,000
Median Unit Price (Dec-20)
Whittlesea (C)$431,250
Greater Melbourne$600,000
Median Rental (Dec-20)
Median House Rental (Dec-20)
Whittlesea (C)$390/week
Greater Melbourne$435/week
Median Unit Rental (Dec-20)
Whittlesea (C)$350/week
Greater Melbourne$435/week
New dwelling approvals 2019-2020 FY (change from previous year)
Separate houses2,390 (+430)
Medium and higher density431 (-180)
Average household size (2011-2016)
Whittlesea (C)2.93 (-0.02)
Greater Melbourne2.61 (+0.02)
Dominant dwelling type (2016 Census)
Separate house: 3 bedroom(49.1%)
Emerging dwelling type
Separate house: 4+ bedroom(+6,350)