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Leeton Shire

Household types

In 2011, the dominant household type in Leeton Shire was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Leeton Shire, 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
Leeton Shire201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,29130.81,30129.31,33429.0+43
Couples without dependents1,14727.41,26128.41,29028.0+143
Group households1012.41032.31072.3+6
Lone person households1,11526.61,21527.41,27727.7+162
One parent family47411.350111.353111.5+57
Other families631.5611.4641.4+1

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, August 2014.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 64 One parent family, 2036: 531 Lone person households, 2036: 1,277 Group households, 2036: 107 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,290 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,334 Other families, 2026: 61 One parent family, 2026: 501 Lone person households, 2026: 1,215 Group households, 2026: 103 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,261 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,301 Other families, 2011: 63 One parent family, 2011: 474 Lone person households, 2011: 1,115 Group households, 2011: 101 Couples without dependents, 2011: 1,147 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 1,291
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, August 2014.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 3 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 30 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 62 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 4 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 29 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 33 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: -2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: 27 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 100 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 114 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: 10
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, August 2014.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in Leeton Shire was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 30.8% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 114 households and account for 28.4% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to decrease by 2 households, to comprise 1.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.5% in 2011.

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