City of Hobsons BayPopulation 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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Hobsons Bay City

Non-private dwellings

741 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Hobsons Bay City in 2017.

Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.

Persons in non-private dwellings
Hobsons Bay CityYearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Hobsons Bay City7411,131+3900+390
Altona - Seaholme77000
Altona Meadows191251+600+60
Altona North304394+900+90
Brooklyn00000
Laverton00000
Newport East3939000
Newport West57207+1500+149
Seabrook00000
Spotswood - South Kingsville55000
Williamstown7272000
Williamstown North66156+900+90
Newport96246+1500+149

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

Key findings

There were 741 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Hobsons Bay City in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Hobsons Bay City is expected to increase to 1,011 persons in 2026 and to 1,131 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2026, Newport West is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 150 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.

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