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City of Greater Bendigo

Non-private dwellings

1,982 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Greater Bendigo in 2017.

Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.

Persons in non-private dwellings
City of Greater BendigoYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
City of Greater Bendigo1,8442,983+1,139+253+840
Bendigo176206+30+290
Eaglehawk - Eaglehawk North - Sailors Gully66000
East Bendigo7070000
Elmore - Rural North33000
Epsom - Ascot00000
Flora Hill - Quarry Hill - Spring Gully - Golden Gully346516+170+199-26
Golden Square214489+2750+257
Heathcote & District5454000
Huntly064+640+64
Kangaroo Flat - Big Hill128190+620+57
Kennington284352+68+23+43
Long Gully - West Bendigo - Ironbark98223+1250+119
Maiden Gully0100+1000+89
Marong - Rural West939+300+30
North Bendigo - California Gully336416+800+80
Rural East2727000
Strathdale2525000
Strathfieldsaye075+750+66
White Hills - Jackass Flat66126+600+59

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, August 2015.

Key findings

There were 1,844 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Greater Bendigo in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Greater Bendigo is expected to increase to 2,493 persons in 2026 and to 2,983 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Golden Square is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 275 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.

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