The size of Hobart is approximately 2.1 square kilometres. It has 6 parks covering nearly 1.7% of total area. The population of Hobart in 2011 was 2,102 people. By 2016 the population was 2,298 showing a population growth of 9.3% in the area during that time. The predominant age group in Hobart is 20-29 years. Households in Hobart are primarily childless couples. In general, people in Hobart work in a professional occupation. In 2011, 31.3% of the homes in Hobart were owner-occupied compared with 26.4% in 2016. Currently the median sales price of houses in the area is $675,500. Average length of home ownership is 9 years.