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City of Boroondara

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Boroondara is forecast to grow from 65,575 in 2011 to 77,955 in 2026, with the average household size falling from 2.61 to 2.53 by 2026.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Boroondara. The period 2011 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 BoroondaraForecast year
Summary2011201620212026203120362041
Population167,062174,899185,257191,351197,297203,808210,870
Change in population (5yrs)--7,83710,3586,0945,9466,5117,062
Average annual change--0.92%1.16%0.65%0.61%0.65%0.68%
Households62,55266,21770,83773,97776,90579,83082,765
Average household size2.612.592.562.532.512.502.50
Population in non private dwellings3,5963,6713,8403,9354,0444,0694,069
Dwellings65,57569,47074,50177,95581,14284,27887,386
Dwelling occupancy rate95.3995.3295.0894.9094.7894.7294.71

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, July 2015.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.50 2040 Average household size: 2.50 2039 Average household size: 2.50 2038 Average household size: 2.50 2037 Average household size: 2.50 2036 Average household size: 2.50 2035 Average household size: 2.50 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.51 2032 Average household size: 2.51 2031 Average household size: 2.51 2030 Average household size: 2.52 2029 Average household size: 2.52 2028 Average household size: 2.52 2027 Average household size: 2.53 2026 Average household size: 2.53 2025 Average household size: 2.54 2024 Average household size: 2.54 2023 Average household size: 2.55 2022 Average household size: 2.56 2021 Average household size: 2.56 2020 Average household size: 2.57 2019 Average household size: 2.57 2018 Average household size: 2.58 2017 Average household size: 2.58 2016 Average household size: 2.59 2015 Average household size: 2.59 2014 Average household size: 2.59 2013 Average household size: 2.60 2012 Average household size: 2.61 2011 Average household size: 2.61 2041 Average household size: 2.50 2040 Average household size: 2.50 2039 Average household size: 2.50 2038 Average household size: 2.50 2037 Average household size: 2.50 2036 Average household size: 2.50 2035 Average household size: 2.50 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.51 2032 Average household size: 2.51 2031 Average household size: 2.51 2030 Average household size: 2.52 2029 Average household size: 2.52 2028 Average household size: 2.52 2027 Average household size: 2.53 2026 Average household size: 2.53 2025 Average household size: 2.54 2024 Average household size: 2.54 2023 Average household size: 2.55 2022 Average household size: 2.56 2021 Average household size: 2.56 2020 Average household size: 2.57 2019 Average household size: 2.57 2018 Average household size: 2.58 2017 Average household size: 2.58 2016 Average household size: 2.59 2015 Average household size: 2.59 2014 Average household size: 2.59 2013 Average household size: 2.60 2012 Average household size: 2.61 2041 Households: 82,766 2040 Households: 82,178 2039 Households: 81,590 2038 Households: 81,002 2037 Households: 80,415 2036 Households: 79,828 2035 Households: 79,247 2034 Households: 78,662 2033 Households: 78,072 2032 Households: 77,491 2031 Households: 76,907 2030 Households: 76,322 2029 Households: 75,732 2028 Households: 75,143 2027 Households: 74,559 2026 Households: 73,979 2025 Households: 73,407 2024 Households: 72,834 2023 Households: 72,235 2022 Households: 71,559 2021 Households: 70,835 2020 Households: 70,053 2019 Households: 69,225 2018 Households: 68,257 2017 Households: 67,245 2016 Households: 66,218 2015 Households: 65,241 2014 Households: 64,054 2013 Households: 63,676 2012 Households: 62,914 2011 Households: 62,555 2041 Total population: 210,870 2040 Total population: 209,422 2039 Total population: 207,986 2038 Total population: 206,570 2037 Total population: 205,172 2036 Total population: 203,808 2035 Total population: 202,488 2034 Total population: 201,164 2033 Total population: 199,842 2032 Total population: 198,577 2031 Total population: 197,297 2030 Total population: 196,064 2029 Total population: 194,858 2028 Total population: 193,576 2027 Total population: 192,450 2026 Total population: 191,351 2025 Total population: 190,228 2024 Total population: 189,188 2023 Total population: 188,037 2022 Total population: 186,739 2021 Total population: 185,257 2020 Total population: 183,625 2019 Total population: 181,870 2018 Total population: 179,700 2017 Total population: 177,406 2016 Total population: 174,899 2015 Total population: 172,583 2014 Total population: 169,832 2013 Total population: 169,326 2012 Total population: 167,691 2011 Total population: 167,062
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2015.

Key findings

In 2011, the total population of the City of Boroondara was estimated to be 167,062 people. It is expected to increase by over 24,200 people to 191,351 by 2026, at an average annual growth rate of 0.91%. This is based on an increase of over 11,400 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.61 to 2.53 by 2026.

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