City of MaribyrnongPopulation 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 Maribyrnong

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in City of Maribyrnong is forecast to grow from 36,096 in 2016 to 56,610 in 2031, with the average household size falling from 2.49 to 2.47 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in City of Maribyrnong. 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 MaribyrnongForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population87,355105,596120,714133,950145,812157,435
Change in population (5yrs)--18,24115,11813,23611,86311,623
Average annual change--3.87%2.71%2.10%1.71%1.55%
Households34,71141,77048,08553,75058,81163,731
Average household size2.492.502.492.472.462.45
Population in non private dwellings1,0331,0331,0331,0331,0331,033
Dwellings36,09643,73450,50156,61062,07667,291
Dwelling occupancy rate96.1695.5195.2294.9594.7494.71

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.45 2040 Average household size: 2.46 2039 Average household size: 2.46 2038 Average household size: 2.46 2037 Average household size: 2.46 2036 Average household size: 2.46 2035 Average household size: 2.46 2034 Average household size: 2.47 2033 Average household size: 2.47 2032 Average household size: 2.47 2031 Average household size: 2.47 2030 Average household size: 2.48 2029 Average household size: 2.48 2028 Average household size: 2.48 2027 Average household size: 2.48 2026 Average household size: 2.49 2025 Average household size: 2.49 2024 Average household size: 2.50 2023 Average household size: 2.50 2022 Average household size: 2.50 2021 Average household size: 2.50 2020 Average household size: 2.51 2019 Average household size: 2.51 2018 Average household size: 2.51 2017 Average household size: 2.50 2016 Average household size: 2.49 2041 Average household size: 2.45 2040 Average household size: 2.46 2039 Average household size: 2.46 2038 Average household size: 2.46 2037 Average household size: 2.46 2036 Average household size: 2.46 2035 Average household size: 2.46 2034 Average household size: 2.47 2033 Average household size: 2.47 2032 Average household size: 2.47 2031 Average household size: 2.47 2030 Average household size: 2.48 2029 Average household size: 2.48 2028 Average household size: 2.48 2027 Average household size: 2.48 2026 Average household size: 2.49 2025 Average household size: 2.49 2024 Average household size: 2.50 2023 Average household size: 2.50 2022 Average household size: 2.50 2021 Average household size: 2.50 2020 Average household size: 2.51 2019 Average household size: 2.51 2018 Average household size: 2.51 2017 Average household size: 2.50 2041 Households: 63,733 2040 Households: 62,745 2039 Households: 61,774 2038 Households: 60,804 2037 Households: 59,819 2036 Households: 58,810 2035 Households: 57,810 2034 Households: 56,813 2033 Households: 55,828 2032 Households: 54,804 2031 Households: 53,748 2030 Households: 52,648 2029 Households: 51,523 2028 Households: 50,374 2027 Households: 49,214 2026 Households: 48,084 2025 Households: 46,934 2024 Households: 45,744 2023 Households: 44,509 2022 Households: 43,163 2021 Households: 41,772 2020 Households: 40,374 2019 Households: 38,815 2018 Households: 37,125 2017 Households: 35,505 2016 Households: 34,712 2041 Total population: 157,435 2040 Total population: 155,104 2039 Total population: 152,804 2038 Total population: 150,515 2037 Total population: 148,191 2036 Total population: 145,812 2035 Total population: 143,486 2034 Total population: 141,149 2033 Total population: 138,852 2032 Total population: 136,450 2031 Total population: 133,950 2030 Total population: 131,351 2029 Total population: 128,673 2028 Total population: 125,984 2027 Total population: 123,306 2026 Total population: 120,714 2025 Total population: 118,013 2024 Total population: 115,187 2023 Total population: 112,233 2022 Total population: 108,965 2021 Total population: 105,596 2020 Total population: 102,249 2019 Total population: 98,456 2018 Total population: 94,124 2017 Total population: 89,692 2016 Total population: 87,355
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of City of Maribyrnong was estimated to be 87,355 people. It is expected to increase by over 33,300 people to 120,714 by 2031, at an average annual growth rate of 3.29%. This is based on an increase of over 19,000 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.49 to 2.47 by 2031.

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