City of GosnellsPopulation 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 Gosnells

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Gosnells is forecast to grow from 44,826 in 2016 to 59,378 in 2031, with the average household size falling from 2.82 to 2.81 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Gosnells. 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 GosnellsForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population124,641138,124151,363164,071176,084
Change in population (5yrs)--13,48313,24012,70712,014
Average annual change--2.08%1.85%1.63%1.42%
Households43,73248,27453,12657,78862,221
Average household size2.822.832.822.812.80
Population in non private dwellings1,3951,5071,5821,6941,746
Dwellings44,82649,72554,65559,37863,825
Dwelling occupancy rate97.5697.0897.2097.3297.49

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.80 2035 Average household size: 2.80 2034 Average household size: 2.80 2033 Average household size: 2.81 2032 Average household size: 2.81 2031 Average household size: 2.81 2030 Average household size: 2.81 2029 Average household size: 2.81 2028 Average household size: 2.82 2027 Average household size: 2.82 2026 Average household size: 2.82 2025 Average household size: 2.82 2024 Average household size: 2.82 2023 Average household size: 2.83 2022 Average household size: 2.83 2021 Average household size: 2.83 2020 Average household size: 2.83 2019 Average household size: 2.83 2018 Average household size: 2.83 2017 Average household size: 2.82 2016 Average household size: 2.82 2036 Average household size: 2.80 2035 Average household size: 2.80 2034 Average household size: 2.80 2033 Average household size: 2.81 2032 Average household size: 2.81 2031 Average household size: 2.81 2030 Average household size: 2.81 2029 Average household size: 2.81 2028 Average household size: 2.82 2027 Average household size: 2.82 2026 Average household size: 2.82 2025 Average household size: 2.82 2024 Average household size: 2.82 2023 Average household size: 2.83 2022 Average household size: 2.83 2021 Average household size: 2.83 2020 Average household size: 2.83 2019 Average household size: 2.83 2018 Average household size: 2.83 2017 Average household size: 2.82 2036 Households: 62,217 2035 Households: 61,333 2034 Households: 60,454 2033 Households: 59,565 2032 Households: 58,680 2031 Households: 57,791 2030 Households: 56,891 2029 Households: 55,965 2028 Households: 55,033 2027 Households: 54,081 2026 Households: 53,121 2025 Households: 52,149 2024 Households: 51,173 2023 Households: 50,205 2022 Households: 49,242 2021 Households: 48,277 2020 Households: 47,315 2019 Households: 46,362 2018 Households: 45,440 2017 Households: 44,536 2016 Households: 43,730 2036 Total population: 176,084 2035 Total population: 173,682 2034 Total population: 171,297 2033 Total population: 168,898 2032 Total population: 166,506 2031 Total population: 164,071 2030 Total population: 161,637 2029 Total population: 159,125 2028 Total population: 156,612 2027 Total population: 154,047 2026 Total population: 151,363 2025 Total population: 148,720 2024 Total population: 146,088 2023 Total population: 143,475 2022 Total population: 140,862 2021 Total population: 138,124 2020 Total population: 135,343 2019 Total population: 132,582 2018 Total population: 129,882 2017 Total population: 127,227 2016 Total population: 124,641
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of the City of Gosnells was estimated to be 124,641 people. It is expected to increase by over 39,400 people to 164,071 by 2031, at an average annual growth rate of 2.79%. This is based on an increase of over 14,000 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.82 to 2.81 by 2031.

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