Blue Mountains City
1,258 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Blue Mountains City 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|
|Blue Mountains City||Year||Change between 2011 and 2036|
|Area||2011||2036||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Blue Mountains City||1,258||1,692||+434||0||+433||1,442||10||2017||1258||0|
|Blackheath - Western Townships||35||35||0||0||0||35||100||2017||35||0|
|Glenbrook - Lapstone||9||9||0||0||0||9||130||2017||9||0|
|Katoomba - Medlow Bath||196||300||+104||0||+103||220||150||2017||195||0|
|Lawson - Bullaburra||28||28||0||0||0||28||160||2017||27||0|
|Springwood - Valley Heights||396||496||+100||0||+100||446||190||2017||396||0|
|Winmalee - Yellow Rock||4||4||0||0||0||4||220||2017||3||0|
|Woodford - Linden||3||3||0||0||0||3||230||2017||2||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, May 2016.
There were 1,258 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Blue Mountains City in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Blue Mountains City is expected to increase to 1,442 persons in 2026 and to 1,692 persons in 2036.
Between 2011 and 2026, Leura is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 130 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.