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

Residential development

Residential development forecasts assume the number of dwellings in City of Gosnells will increase by an average of 950 dwellings per annum to 63,824 in 2036.

The addition of dwellings to the housing stock is a major driver of population growth in an area, providing opportunities for households to relocate from other areas or new households to form locally (such as young people leaving the family home or separations/divorces).

Residential development can take various forms depending on the availability of land. These include new housing estates on greenfield sites, subdivision in existing residential neighbourhoods (often called infill development), conversion of industrial lands to residential lands, and densification of housing by building up.

.id's forecasters worked with Council planners to understand the likely development activity in each small area. This forms the development assumptions for the forecasts. This table shows the quantity of new development assumed in each small area in the City of Gosnells. Select each small area to see detailed assumptions.

Forecast residential development, 2016 to 2036
City of GosnellsChange in dwellings between 2016 and 2036
Areanumber%
City of Gosnells+18,999+42.4
Beckenham+1,926+63.7
Canning Vale (North)+387+11.7
Canning Vale (South)+46+1.1
Gosnells (Balance)+2,694+97.5
Gosnells (Central)+1,920+32.8
Huntingdale+798+24.8
Kenwick+639+28.4
Langford+76+3.4
Maddington+2,027+45.0
Martin (East) - Orange Grove+485+71.8
Martin (West)+606+198.3
Southern River (East)+5,106+1011.1
Southern River (West)+1,672+56.6
Thornlie (Central)+264+6.3
Thornlie (East)+178+8.0
Thornlie (West)+175+6.5

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

Forecast residential development
Forecast residential development 2036 Total dwellings: 63,824 2035 Total dwellings: 62,939 2034 Total dwellings: 62,056 2033 Total dwellings: 61,163 2032 Total dwellings: 60,273 2031 Total dwellings: 59,377 2030 Total dwellings: 58,464 2029 Total dwellings: 57,526 2028 Total dwellings: 56,584 2027 Total dwellings: 55,621 2026 Total dwellings: 54,654 2025 Total dwellings: 53,673 2024 Total dwellings: 52,688 2023 Total dwellings: 51,707 2022 Total dwellings: 50,718 2021 Total dwellings: 49,724 2020 Total dwellings: 48,728 2019 Total dwellings: 47,739 2018 Total dwellings: 46,765 2017 Total dwellings: 45,812 2036 Total dwellings: 63,824 2035 Total dwellings: 62,939 2034 Total dwellings: 62,056 2033 Total dwellings: 61,163 2032 Total dwellings: 60,273 2031 Total dwellings: 59,377 2030 Total dwellings: 58,464 2029 Total dwellings: 57,526 2028 Total dwellings: 56,584 2027 Total dwellings: 55,621 2026 Total dwellings: 54,654 2025 Total dwellings: 53,673 2024 Total dwellings: 52,688 2023 Total dwellings: 51,707 2022 Total dwellings: 50,718 2021 Total dwellings: 49,724 2020 Total dwellings: 48,728 2019 Total dwellings: 47,739 2018 Total dwellings: 46,765 2017 Total dwellings: 45,812 2036 Forecast development: 885 2035 Forecast development: 883 2034 Forecast development: 893 2033 Forecast development: 890 2032 Forecast development: 896 2031 Forecast development: 913 2030 Forecast development: 938 2029 Forecast development: 942 2028 Forecast development: 963 2027 Forecast development: 967 2026 Forecast development: 981 2025 Forecast development: 985 2024 Forecast development: 981 2023 Forecast development: 989 2022 Forecast development: 994 2021 Forecast development: 996 2020 Forecast development: 989 2019 Forecast development: 974 2018 Forecast development: 953 2017 Forecast development: 987
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
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