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City of Melville

Non-private dwellings

1,412 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Melville 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
City of MelvilleYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
City of Melville1,0841,812+7280+728
Alfred Cove - Myaree4848000
Applecross6262000
Ardross00000
Attadale128190+620+62
Bateman6363000
Bicton210272+620+62
Booragoon110172+620+62
Bull Creek209209000
Kardinya00000
Leeming00000
Melville72196+1240+124
Mt Pleasant - Brentwood33000
Murdoch127437+3100+310
Palmyra00000
Willagee52160+1080+108
Winthrop00000

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2015.

Key findings

There were 1,084 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Melville in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Melville is expected to increase to 1,572 persons in 2026 and to 1,812 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Murdoch is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 310 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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