Macedon Ranges ShirePopulation forecast
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Macedon Ranges Shire

Non-private dwellings

581 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the Macedon Ranges Shire 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
Macedon Ranges ShireYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Macedon Ranges Shire491712+2210+220
Gisborne District126187+610+61
Kyneton District256376+1200+119
Lancefield District2727000
Macedon and Mount Macedon District22000
Riddells Creek District00000
Romsey District00000
Woodend District80120+400+40

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

Key findings

There were 491 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the Macedon Ranges Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the Macedon Ranges Shire is expected to increase to 672 persons in 2026 and to 712 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Kyneton District is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 120 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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