Australia
Mortgage repayment
Type Currency
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Median mortgage repayment monthly ($) $2,600 $1,800
Median mortgage repayment weekly ($) $600 $415
Rental payment
Type Currency
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Median rent monthly ($) $2,207 $1,500
Median rent weekly ($) $515 $350
Housing affordability (Household)
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Median mortgage repayment to median household income (monthly) 36.9% 27.2%
Median rent to median household income (monthly) 31.3% 22.7%
Housing affordability (Family)
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Median rent to median family income (monthly) 23.4% 19.2%
Median mortgage repayment to median family income (monthly) 27.6% 23%
Housing affordability (single income)
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Median mortgage repayment to median personal income (monthly) 118.0% 62.4%
Median rent to median personal income (monthly) 100.2% 52.0%
Household size
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 0.9
Average household size 2.4 2.7
Number of motor vehicles per dwelling
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
No motor vehicles 25.7% 8.7% 1,192 137,311
One motor vehicle 43.1% 34.7% 1,995 546,747
Two motor vehicles 21.5% 36.6% 997 576,152
Three motor vehicles 4.5% 11.0% 208 173,431
Four or more motor vehicles 1.9% 5.8% 88 90,645
Number of motor vehicles
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Number of motor vehicles 4,965 2,581,924
Motor vehicles density (Vehicles/km2)
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Motor vehicles density (Vehicles/km2) 1,860.2 258.4
Persons per vehicle
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Persons per vehicle 3 1.7
Number of persons usually resident in occupied private dwellings
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
One 28.0% 23.3% 1,295 366,005
Two 34.9% 31.4% 1,618 493,655
Three 16.5% 17.3% 762 271,619
Four 13.2% 17.6% 611 277,011
Five 5.5% 7.1% 254 111,605
Six or more 2.0% 3.5% 93 54,576
Flats or apartments in three or more storey blocks (high density proxy)
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Flats or apartments in three or more storey blocks 2,983 142,273
Percentage of dwellings in three or more storey blocks (high density proxy)
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Percentage of dwellings in three or more storey blocks 64.5% 9.0%
Dwelling structure
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Separate house 19.2% 67.8% 890 1,067,637
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse 6.5% 16.8% 301 264,409
Flat or apartment 72.8% 14.7% 3,373 231,297
Other dwellings (Caravan, cabin etc) 1.0% 0.4% 47 6,392
Dwelling structure not stated 0.4% 0.3% 20 4,746
Bedrooms per separate house
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
None (includes bedsitters) 0% 0.1% 0 1,332
One bedroom 1.0% 0.7% 9 7,178
Two bedrooms 6.6% 8.4% 58 89,976
Three bedrooms 34.0% 48.9% 297 521,948
Four bedrooms 36.3% 32.9% 317 351,231
Five bedrooms 15.0% 5.9% 131 62,711
Six bedrooms or more 4.8% 1.1% 42 11,386
Not stated 2.3% 2.1% 20 21,872
Bedrooms per semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
None (includes bedsitters) 0% 0.2% 0 622
One bedroom 1.0% 5.1% 3 13,427
Two bedrooms 14.0% 39.5% 41 104,552
Three bedrooms 57.8% 41.4% 170 109,466
Four bedrooms 21.4% 9.8% 63 25,944
Five bedrooms 3.7% 1.2% 11 3,152
Six bedrooms or more 1.0% 0.2% 3 612
Not stated 1.0% 2.5% 3 6,627
Bedrooms per flat or apartment
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
None (includes bedsitters) 3.4% 1.9% 116 4,396
One bedroom 26.4% 29.0% 893 66,953
Two bedrooms 52.7% 52.7% 1,782 121,824
Three bedrooms 13.3% 12.3% 451 28,489
Four bedrooms 0.7% 1.0% 25 2,394
Five bedrooms 0.7% 0.1% 25 296
Six bedrooms or more 0.2% 0.1% 6 320
Not stated 2.4% 2.9% 82 6,622
Bedrooms per dwelling (all types of dwellings)
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
None (includes bedsitters) 2.6% 0.4% 118 6,732
One bedroom 19.9% 5.7% 920 90,018
Two bedrooms 40.7% 20.3% 1,886 319,669
Three bedrooms 20.2% 42.1% 934 662,460
Four bedrooms 9.1% 24.2% 419 380,592
Five bedrooms 3.8% 4.2% 177 66,363
Six bedrooms or more 1.2% 0.8% 57 12,414
Not stated 2.6% 2.3% 118 36,215
Occupancy of private dwellings
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Unoccupied 6.7% 9.6% 330 167,500
Occupied 93.3% 90.4% 4,627 1,574,474
Dwelling density (Dwellings/sqkm)
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Dwelling density (Dwellings/sqkm) 1,857.2 174.3
Dwelling tenure
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Owned outright 21.9% 30.5% 1,013 479,374
Owned with a mortgage 17.0% 36.1% 788 567,574
Rented 57.8% 30.0% 2,673 472,462
Other tenure type 0.6% 0.8% 29 12,777
Tenure type not stated 2.7% 2.7% 124 42,294
Social dwellings (rented from state or territory housing authority)
Type Number Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Social dwellings (rented from state or territory housing authority) 85 35,767 1.8% 2.3%
Mortgage repayment ($, monthly) for separate house
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
$0-$299 2,600% 2,357,900% 26 23,579
$300-$449 500% 927,600% 5 9,276
$450-$599 0% 815,200% 0 8,152
$600-$799 400% 1,355,700% 4 13,557
$800-$999 600% 1,933,700% 6 19,337
$1,000-$1,399 1,400% 6,015,400% 14 60,154
$1,400-$1,799 1,000% 7,516,400% 10 75,164
$1,800-$2,399 2,100% 10,241,000% 21 102,410
$2,400-$2,999 900% 4,605,000% 9 46,050
$3,000-$3,999 2,900% 4,039,700% 29 40,397
$4,000 and over 11,400% 3,053,200% 114 30,532
Mortgage repayment not stated 2,500% 2,162,500% 25 21,625
Mortgage repayment ($, monthly) for Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc.
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
$0-$299 10.8% 5.3% 8 4,041
$300-$449 0% 1.9% 0 1,459
$450-$599 0% 1.7% 0 1,263
$600-$799 0% 2.8% 0 2,104
$800-$999 0% 4.1% 0 3,101
$1,000-$1,399 5.4% 13.3% 4 10,131
$1,400-$1,799 14.9% 16.6% 11 12,672
$1,800-$2,399 8.1% 20.9% 6 15,996
$2,400-$2,999 5.4% 10.7% 4 8,200
$3,000-$3,999 20.3% 10.7% 15 8,145
$4,000 and over 35.1% 8.4% 26 6,395
Mortgage repayment not stated 0% 3.8% 0 2,915
Mortgage repayment ($, monthly) for Flat or apartment
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
$0-$299 4.9% 5.1% 21 1,992
$300-$449 1.4% 1.6% 6 616
$450-$599 0.9% 1.6% 4 604
$600-$799 0.9% 2.7% 4 1,056
$800-$999 3.3% 4.0% 14 1,567
$1,000-$1,399 10.2% 14.7% 44 5,744
$1,400-$1,799 12.8% 18.4% 55 7,203
$1,800-$2,399 17.2% 24.0% 74 9,373
$2,400-$2,999 15.3% 10.9% 66 4,248
$3,000-$3,999 16.9% 8.6% 73 3,340
$4,000 and over 11.1% 5.4% 48 2,092
Mortgage repayment not stated 5.1% 3.2% 22 1,238
Mortgage repayment ($, monthly) for all dwelling types
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
$0-$299 7.1% 5.2% 56 29,738
$300-$449 1.2% 2.0% 9 11,386
$450-$599 1.0% 1.8% 8 10,061
$600-$799 0.9% 3.0% 7 16,750
$800-$999 2.2% 4.2% 17 24,071
$1,000-$1,399 7.9% 13.4% 62 76,267
$1,400-$1,799 9.8% 16.8% 77 95,327
$1,800-$2,399 13.5% 22.6% 106 128,190
$2,400-$2,999 10.9% 10.3% 86 58,705
$3,000-$3,999 14.5% 9.2% 114 52,054
$4,000 and over 24.9% 6.9% 196 39,165
Mortgage repayment not stated 6.1% 4.6% 48 25,872
Rental payment for occupied rental private dwellings ($, weekly)
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
$0-$74 2.6% 3.1% 70 14,730
$75-$99 0% 0.6% 0 2,855
$100-$149 1.4% 4.2% 38 19,606
$150-$199 1.0% 3.5% 27 16,310
$200-$224 0.8% 2.9% 21 13,549
$225-$274 2.0% 7.8% 53 36,758
$275-$349 3.1% 24.6% 83 116,345
$350-$449 18.5% 27.3% 493 128,830
$450-$549 26.6% 11.7% 709 55,159
$550-$649 18.6% 5.4% 495 25,536
$650-$749 9.2% 2.5% 245 11,616
$750-$849 5.5% 1.3% 146 5,951
$850-$949 2.4% 0.7% 64 3,048
$950 and over 5.6% 1.5% 148 6,956
Rent not stated 2.8% 3.2% 74 15,209
Internet connection in occupied private dwellings
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Internet accessed from dwelling 89.0% 85.6% 4,112 1,348,449
Internet not accessed from dwelling 8.3% 11.8% 384 185,067
Not stated 2.8% 2.6% 127 40,960