City of BrimbankPopulation 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 Brimbank

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Brimbank is forecast to grow from 69,970 in 2016 to 79,693 in 2031, with the average household size falling from 3.02 to 2.92 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Brimbank. 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 BrimbankForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population205,741211,938218,978223,591227,176230,187
Change in population (5yrs)--6,1977,0404,6133,5863,010
Average annual change--0.60%0.66%0.42%0.32%0.26%
Households67,66170,72573,81576,04077,58478,729
Average household size3.022.982.942.922.902.90
Population in non private dwellings1,3071,4791,6661,7831,8511,915
Dwellings69,97073,52077,05779,69381,57883,033
Dwelling occupancy rate96.7096.2095.7995.4295.1094.82

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, September 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.90 2040 Average household size: 2.90 2039 Average household size: 2.91 2038 Average household size: 2.91 2037 Average household size: 2.91 2036 Average household size: 2.90 2035 Average household size: 2.90 2034 Average household size: 2.90 2033 Average household size: 2.90 2032 Average household size: 2.91 2031 Average household size: 2.92 2030 Average household size: 2.92 2029 Average household size: 2.93 2028 Average household size: 2.94 2027 Average household size: 2.94 2026 Average household size: 2.94 2025 Average household size: 2.95 2024 Average household size: 2.95 2023 Average household size: 2.96 2022 Average household size: 2.97 2021 Average household size: 2.98 2020 Average household size: 2.99 2019 Average household size: 3.00 2018 Average household size: 3.01 2017 Average household size: 3.01 2016 Average household size: 3.02 2041 Average household size: 2.90 2040 Average household size: 2.90 2039 Average household size: 2.91 2038 Average household size: 2.91 2037 Average household size: 2.91 2036 Average household size: 2.90 2035 Average household size: 2.90 2034 Average household size: 2.90 2033 Average household size: 2.90 2032 Average household size: 2.91 2031 Average household size: 2.92 2030 Average household size: 2.92 2029 Average household size: 2.93 2028 Average household size: 2.94 2027 Average household size: 2.94 2026 Average household size: 2.94 2025 Average household size: 2.95 2024 Average household size: 2.95 2023 Average household size: 2.96 2022 Average household size: 2.97 2021 Average household size: 2.98 2020 Average household size: 2.99 2019 Average household size: 3.00 2018 Average household size: 3.01 2017 Average household size: 3.01 2041 Households: 78,731 2040 Households: 78,517 2039 Households: 78,302 2038 Households: 78,063 2037 Households: 77,824 2036 Households: 77,585 2035 Households: 77,331 2034 Households: 77,046 2033 Households: 76,734 2032 Households: 76,396 2031 Households: 76,043 2030 Households: 75,662 2029 Households: 75,221 2028 Households: 74,763 2027 Households: 74,295 2026 Households: 73,815 2025 Households: 73,305 2024 Households: 72,770 2023 Households: 72,184 2022 Households: 71,496 2021 Households: 70,724 2020 Households: 69,976 2019 Households: 69,281 2018 Households: 68,634 2017 Households: 68,137 2016 Households: 67,660 2041 Total population: 230,187 2040 Total population: 229,830 2039 Total population: 229,413 2038 Total population: 228,761 2037 Total population: 228,071 2036 Total population: 227,176 2035 Total population: 226,338 2034 Total population: 225,511 2033 Total population: 224,750 2032 Total population: 224,075 2031 Total population: 223,591 2030 Total population: 223,017 2029 Total population: 222,217 2028 Total population: 221,283 2027 Total population: 220,143 2026 Total population: 218,978 2025 Total population: 217,777 2024 Total population: 216,569 2023 Total population: 215,242 2022 Total population: 213,664 2021 Total population: 211,938 2020 Total population: 210,321 2019 Total population: 208,945 2018 Total population: 207,571 2017 Total population: 206,716 2016 Total population: 205,741
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of the City of Brimbank was estimated to be 205,741 people. It is expected to increase by over 17,800 people to 223,591 by 2031, at an average annual growth rate of 0.84%. This is based on an increase of over 8,300 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 3.02 to 2.92 by 2031.

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