City of ArmadalePopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Armadale

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Armadale is forecast to grow from 32,226 in 2016 to 48,635 in 2031, with the average household size rising from 2.71 to 2.78 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Armadale. The period 2016 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
City of ArmadaleForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population82,280102,277116,880130,158141,805
Change in population (5yrs)--19,99714,60313,27811,647
Average annual change--4.45%2.71%2.18%1.73%
Households30,22036,74041,81346,57150,954
Average household size2.712.772.782.782.77
Population in non private dwellings399525599747821
Dwellings32,22638,79043,90748,63552,972
Dwelling occupancy rate93.7894.7295.2395.7696.19

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.77 2035 Average household size: 2.77 2034 Average household size: 2.77 2033 Average household size: 2.77 2032 Average household size: 2.78 2031 Average household size: 2.78 2030 Average household size: 2.78 2029 Average household size: 2.78 2028 Average household size: 2.78 2027 Average household size: 2.78 2026 Average household size: 2.78 2025 Average household size: 2.78 2024 Average household size: 2.78 2023 Average household size: 2.78 2022 Average household size: 2.77 2021 Average household size: 2.77 2020 Average household size: 2.77 2019 Average household size: 2.76 2018 Average household size: 2.75 2017 Average household size: 2.73 2016 Average household size: 2.71 2036 Average household size: 2.77 2035 Average household size: 2.77 2034 Average household size: 2.77 2033 Average household size: 2.77 2032 Average household size: 2.78 2031 Average household size: 2.78 2030 Average household size: 2.78 2029 Average household size: 2.78 2028 Average household size: 2.78 2027 Average household size: 2.78 2026 Average household size: 2.78 2025 Average household size: 2.78 2024 Average household size: 2.78 2023 Average household size: 2.78 2022 Average household size: 2.77 2021 Average household size: 2.77 2020 Average household size: 2.77 2019 Average household size: 2.76 2018 Average household size: 2.75 2017 Average household size: 2.73 2036 Households: 50,951 2035 Households: 50,097 2034 Households: 49,230 2033 Households: 48,356 2032 Households: 47,477 2031 Households: 46,577 2030 Households: 45,655 2029 Households: 44,708 2028 Households: 43,760 2027 Households: 42,788 2026 Households: 41,809 2025 Households: 40,804 2024 Households: 39,793 2023 Households: 38,776 2022 Households: 37,755 2021 Households: 36,743 2020 Households: 35,677 2019 Households: 34,497 2018 Households: 33,171 2017 Households: 31,780 2016 Households: 30,219 2036 Total population: 141,805 2035 Total population: 139,500 2034 Total population: 137,206 2033 Total population: 134,888 2032 Total population: 132,565 2031 Total population: 130,158 2030 Total population: 127,526 2029 Total population: 124,948 2028 Total population: 122,317 2027 Total population: 119,621 2026 Total population: 116,880 2025 Total population: 113,982 2024 Total population: 111,094 2023 Total population: 108,190 2022 Total population: 105,246 2021 Total population: 102,277 2020 Total population: 99,192 2019 Total population: 95,703 2018 Total population: 91,668 2017 Total population: 87,248 2016 Total population: 82,280
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of the City of Armadale was estimated to be 82,280 people. It is expected to increase by over 47,800 people to 130,158 by 2031, at an average annual growth rate of 4.69%. This is based on an increase of over 16,300 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household rising from 2.71 to 2.78 by 2031.

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