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City of Brimbank

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Brimbank is forecast to grow from 66,201 in 2011 to 75,700 in 2026, with the average household size falling from 2.96 to 2.84 by 2026.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Brimbank. 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 BrimbankForecast year
Summary2011201620212026203120362041
Population191,496197,011204,576211,698216,205219,807222,747
Change in population (5yrs)--5,5157,5657,1224,5073,6032,939
Average annual change--0.57%0.76%0.69%0.42%0.33%0.27%
Households64,38867,37870,58473,86576,27677,94579,185
Average household size2.962.902.882.842.812.792.79
Population in non private dwellings1,2201,3641,5661,7531,9001,9682,032
Dwellings66,20168,61372,16375,70078,33680,22181,676
Dwelling occupancy rate97.2698.2097.8197.5897.3797.1696.95

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, July 2016.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.79 2040 Average household size: 2.79 2039 Average household size: 2.79 2038 Average household size: 2.80 2037 Average household size: 2.80 2036 Average household size: 2.80 2035 Average household size: 2.79 2034 Average household size: 2.79 2033 Average household size: 2.80 2032 Average household size: 2.80 2031 Average household size: 2.81 2030 Average household size: 2.82 2029 Average household size: 2.83 2028 Average household size: 2.83 2027 Average household size: 2.84 2026 Average household size: 2.84 2025 Average household size: 2.85 2024 Average household size: 2.85 2023 Average household size: 2.86 2022 Average household size: 2.87 2021 Average household size: 2.88 2020 Average household size: 2.88 2019 Average household size: 2.89 2018 Average household size: 2.90 2017 Average household size: 2.90 2016 Average household size: 2.90 2015 Average household size: 2.90 2014 Average household size: 2.90 2013 Average household size: 2.90 2012 Average household size: 2.89 2011 Average household size: 2.96 2041 Average household size: 2.79 2040 Average household size: 2.79 2039 Average household size: 2.79 2038 Average household size: 2.80 2037 Average household size: 2.80 2036 Average household size: 2.80 2035 Average household size: 2.79 2034 Average household size: 2.79 2033 Average household size: 2.80 2032 Average household size: 2.80 2031 Average household size: 2.81 2030 Average household size: 2.82 2029 Average household size: 2.83 2028 Average household size: 2.83 2027 Average household size: 2.84 2026 Average household size: 2.84 2025 Average household size: 2.85 2024 Average household size: 2.85 2023 Average household size: 2.86 2022 Average household size: 2.87 2021 Average household size: 2.88 2020 Average household size: 2.88 2019 Average household size: 2.89 2018 Average household size: 2.90 2017 Average household size: 2.90 2016 Average household size: 2.90 2015 Average household size: 2.90 2014 Average household size: 2.90 2013 Average household size: 2.90 2012 Average household size: 2.89 2041 Households: 79,185 2040 Households: 78,950 2039 Households: 78,716 2038 Households: 78,457 2037 Households: 78,198 2036 Households: 77,938 2035 Households: 77,666 2034 Households: 77,364 2033 Households: 77,027 2032 Households: 76,663 2031 Households: 76,279 2030 Households: 75,861 2029 Households: 75,384 2028 Households: 74,886 2027 Households: 74,385 2026 Households: 73,873 2025 Households: 73,326 2024 Households: 72,752 2023 Households: 72,129 2022 Households: 71,400 2021 Households: 70,587 2020 Households: 69,792 2019 Households: 69,060 2018 Households: 68,384 2017 Households: 67,873 2016 Households: 67,375 2015 Households: 66,986 2014 Households: 66,734 2013 Households: 66,475 2012 Households: 66,121 2011 Households: 64,382 2041 Total population: 222,747 2040 Total population: 222,383 2039 Total population: 221,964 2038 Total population: 221,346 2037 Total population: 220,671 2036 Total population: 219,807 2035 Total population: 218,973 2034 Total population: 218,160 2033 Total population: 217,381 2032 Total population: 216,691 2031 Total population: 216,205 2030 Total population: 215,613 2029 Total population: 214,831 2028 Total population: 213,945 2027 Total population: 212,839 2026 Total population: 211,698 2025 Total population: 210,508 2024 Total population: 209,252 2023 Total population: 207,908 2022 Total population: 206,346 2021 Total population: 204,576 2020 Total population: 202,700 2019 Total population: 201,067 2018 Total population: 199,488 2017 Total population: 198,383 2016 Total population: 197,011 2015 Total population: 195,508 2014 Total population: 194,657 2013 Total population: 193,800 2012 Total population: 192,530 2011 Total population: 191,496
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2016.

Key findings

In 2011, the total population of the City of Brimbank was estimated to be 191,496 people. It is expected to increase by over 20,200 people to 211,698 by 2026, at an average annual growth rate of 0.67%. This is based on an increase of over 9,400 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.96 to 2.84 by 2026.

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