1380.0.55.010 - Perspectives on Regional Australia: Housing Arrangements - Home Ownership in Local Government Areas, 2011  
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  • In 2011, more than half of the LGAs in Tasmania (17 out of the 29 or 58.6%) had home ownership rates above 72.0%.
  • The LGAs of Hobart and Launceston were among the LGAs with the lowest home ownership rates, with 62.1% and 63.5% respectively.
  • The LGA with the highest home ownership rate in Tasmania was Kentish (81.5%), in the north of the state.


Map:Home ownership rates by LGA, Tasmania, 2011

(a) The home ownership rate is the number of occupied private dwellings which were owned outright, owned with a mortgage or being purchased under a rent/buy scheme by a member of the household, expressed as a proportion of total occupied private dwellings. Excludes 'Visitor only' and 'Other non-classifiable' households.