City of Hobsons BayPopulation forecast
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Hobsons Bay City

Non-private dwellings

776 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 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Hobsons Bay City7761,166+3900+390
Altona - Seaholme77000
Altona Meadows191251+600+60
Altona North304394+900+90
Brooklyn00000
Laverton00000
Newport East4343000
Newport West57207+1500+150
Seabrook00000
Spotswood - South Kingsville55000
Williamstown109109000
Williamstown North60150+900+90
Newport100250+1500+150

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2017.

Key findings

There were 776 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Hobsons Bay City in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Hobsons Bay City is expected to increase to 1,046 persons in 2026 and to 1,166 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 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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