1380.0.55.010 - Perspectives on Regional Australia: Housing Arrangements - Home Ownership in Local Government Areas, 2011  
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  • In 2011, the LGAs in the Northern Territory with the highest home ownership rates were concentrated in urban areas, while LGAs with the lowest rates were located in remote areas.
  • The LGA of Litchfield was among the LGAs with the highest home ownership rates, with 78.5%.
  • The LGAs of Darwin and Palmerston had home ownership rates of 50.6% and 50.5% respectively.

HOME OWNERSHIP RATES(a) BY LGA, Northern Territory - 2011

Map:Home ownership rates by LGA, Northern Territory, 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.