City of JoondalupPopulation 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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In 2016, the dominant household type in Woodvale was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Joondalup City, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Woodvale201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,45646.61,40543.01,48542.8+29
Couples without dependents94230.21,07232.81,10231.8+160
Group households391.2381.2391.10
Lone person households37612.045213.853015.3+154
One parent family2548.12447.52587.4+4
Other families561.8561.7561.60

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 56 One parent family, 2036: 258 Lone person households, 2036: 530 Group households, 2036: 39 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,102 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,485 Other families, 2026: 56 One parent family, 2026: 244 Lone person households, 2026: 452 Group households, 2026: 38 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,072 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,405 Other families, 2016: 56 One parent family, 2016: 254 Lone person households, 2016: 376 Group households, 2016: 39 Couples without dependents, 2016: 942 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,456
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 0 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 14 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 78 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 30 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 80 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 0 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -10 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 76 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: -1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 130 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -51
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Woodvale was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 46.6% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 130 households and account for 32.8% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 51 households, to comprise 43.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 46.6% in 2016.

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