Corangamite ShirePopulation 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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Corangamite Shire

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in Corangamite Shire is forecast to grow from 7,812 in 2016 to 8,394 in 2031, with the average household size falling from 2.34 to 2.25 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Corangamite Shire. 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
Corangamite ShireForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population16,13516,23916,39516,52016,574
Change in population (5yrs)--10415612554
Average annual change--0.13%0.19%0.15%0.06%
Households6,7756,9157,0547,1947,333
Average household size2.342.312.282.252.21
Population in non private dwellings272292319349364
Dwellings7,8128,0048,1998,3948,588
Dwelling occupancy rate86.7386.3986.0385.7085.39

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.21 2035 Average household size: 2.22 2034 Average household size: 2.23 2033 Average household size: 2.23 2032 Average household size: 2.24 2031 Average household size: 2.25 2030 Average household size: 2.26 2029 Average household size: 2.26 2028 Average household size: 2.27 2027 Average household size: 2.27 2026 Average household size: 2.28 2025 Average household size: 2.28 2024 Average household size: 2.29 2023 Average household size: 2.29 2022 Average household size: 2.30 2021 Average household size: 2.31 2020 Average household size: 2.31 2019 Average household size: 2.32 2018 Average household size: 2.33 2017 Average household size: 2.34 2016 Average household size: 2.34 2036 Average household size: 2.21 2035 Average household size: 2.22 2034 Average household size: 2.23 2033 Average household size: 2.23 2032 Average household size: 2.24 2031 Average household size: 2.25 2030 Average household size: 2.26 2029 Average household size: 2.26 2028 Average household size: 2.27 2027 Average household size: 2.27 2026 Average household size: 2.28 2025 Average household size: 2.28 2024 Average household size: 2.29 2023 Average household size: 2.29 2022 Average household size: 2.30 2021 Average household size: 2.31 2020 Average household size: 2.31 2019 Average household size: 2.32 2018 Average household size: 2.33 2017 Average household size: 2.34 2036 Households: 7,332 2035 Households: 7,303 2034 Households: 7,276 2033 Households: 7,248 2032 Households: 7,221 2031 Households: 7,194 2030 Households: 7,166 2029 Households: 7,138 2028 Households: 7,110 2027 Households: 7,083 2026 Households: 7,055 2025 Households: 7,027 2024 Households: 6,999 2023 Households: 6,972 2022 Households: 6,944 2021 Households: 6,916 2020 Households: 6,886 2019 Households: 6,856 2018 Households: 6,826 2017 Households: 6,798 2016 Households: 6,776 2036 Total population: 16,574 2035 Total population: 16,561 2034 Total population: 16,539 2033 Total population: 16,525 2032 Total population: 16,508 2031 Total population: 16,520 2030 Total population: 16,499 2029 Total population: 16,463 2028 Total population: 16,453 2027 Total population: 16,431 2026 Total population: 16,395 2025 Total population: 16,359 2024 Total population: 16,318 2023 Total population: 16,286 2022 Total population: 16,238 2021 Total population: 16,239 2020 Total population: 16,225 2019 Total population: 16,215 2018 Total population: 16,171 2017 Total population: 16,158 2016 Total population: 16,135
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of Corangamite Shire was estimated to be 16,135 people. It is expected to increase by over 380 people to 16,520 by 2026, at an average annual growth rate of 0.24%. This is based on an increase of over 410 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.34 to 2.25 by 2026.

The number of dwellings in Corangamite Shire is forecast to grow from 7,812 in 2016 to 8,394 in 2031, with the average household size falling from 2.34 to 2.25 by 2031.

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