1380.0.55.010 - Perspectives on Regional Australia: Housing Arrangements - Home Ownership in Local Government Areas, 2011  
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  • In 2011, there were home ownership rates of 72.0% or above in 30 out of the 70 LGAs (42.9%) in South Australia.
  • The highest home ownership rates were found on the periphery of the major cities of Adelaide and Mount Gambier.
  • The LGA with the highest home ownership rate in South Australia was Adelaide Hills with 85.3%.
  • The mining LGA of Roxby Downs and the inner city LGA of Adelaide were among the areas with the lowest rates of home ownership with rates of 32.1% and 37.1% respectively.

HOME OWNERSHIP RATES(a) BY LGA, South Australia - 2011

Map:Home ownership rates by LGA, South Australia, 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.