City of MandurahPopulation 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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City of Mandurah

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Mandurah is forecast to grow from 41,252 in 2016 to 54,947 in 2031, with the average household size falling from 2.41 to 2.39 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Mandurah. The period 2016 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
City of MandurahForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population83,09994,917105,160113,061119,877
Change in population (5yrs)--11,81810,2437,9016,816
Average annual change--2.69%2.07%1.46%1.18%
Households34,09038,70943,02046,58149,759
Average household size2.412.422.412.392.38
Population in non private dwellings8421,1421,3421,5021,622
Dwellings41,25246,40651,09454,94758,443
Dwelling occupancy rate82.6483.4184.2084.7785.14

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.38 2035 Average household size: 2.38 2034 Average household size: 2.38 2033 Average household size: 2.39 2032 Average household size: 2.39 2031 Average household size: 2.39 2030 Average household size: 2.40 2029 Average household size: 2.40 2028 Average household size: 2.41 2027 Average household size: 2.41 2026 Average household size: 2.41 2025 Average household size: 2.42 2024 Average household size: 2.42 2023 Average household size: 2.42 2022 Average household size: 2.42 2021 Average household size: 2.42 2020 Average household size: 2.42 2019 Average household size: 2.42 2018 Average household size: 2.42 2017 Average household size: 2.42 2016 Average household size: 2.41 2036 Average household size: 2.38 2035 Average household size: 2.38 2034 Average household size: 2.38 2033 Average household size: 2.39 2032 Average household size: 2.39 2031 Average household size: 2.39 2030 Average household size: 2.40 2029 Average household size: 2.40 2028 Average household size: 2.41 2027 Average household size: 2.41 2026 Average household size: 2.41 2025 Average household size: 2.42 2024 Average household size: 2.42 2023 Average household size: 2.42 2022 Average household size: 2.42 2021 Average household size: 2.42 2020 Average household size: 2.42 2019 Average household size: 2.42 2018 Average household size: 2.42 2017 Average household size: 2.42 2036 Households: 49,761 2035 Households: 49,131 2034 Households: 48,488 2033 Households: 47,833 2032 Households: 47,213 2031 Households: 46,582 2030 Households: 45,910 2029 Households: 45,223 2028 Households: 44,514 2027 Households: 43,781 2026 Households: 43,018 2025 Households: 42,242 2024 Households: 41,429 2023 Households: 40,559 2022 Households: 39,654 2021 Households: 38,710 2020 Households: 37,774 2019 Households: 36,851 2018 Households: 35,893 2017 Households: 34,991 2016 Households: 34,092 2036 Total population: 119,877 2035 Total population: 118,518 2034 Total population: 117,163 2033 Total population: 115,725 2032 Total population: 114,384 2031 Total population: 113,061 2030 Total population: 111,578 2029 Total population: 110,100 2028 Total population: 108,544 2027 Total population: 106,854 2026 Total population: 105,160 2025 Total population: 103,344 2024 Total population: 101,372 2023 Total population: 99,294 2022 Total population: 97,160 2021 Total population: 94,917 2020 Total population: 92,594 2019 Total population: 90,323 2018 Total population: 87,886 2017 Total population: 85,554 2016 Total population: 83,099
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of the City of Mandurah was estimated to be 83,099 people. It is expected to increase by over 29,900 people to 113,061 by 2031, at an average annual growth rate of 3.13%. This is based on an increase of over 12,400 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.41 to 2.39 by 2031.

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