City of Moonee ValleyPopulation 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 Moonee Valley

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Moonee Valley was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Moonee Valley, 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
City of Moonee Valley201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents15,50031.818,57930.822,16830.2+6,668
Couples without dependents12,15124.914,57824.117,15323.3+5,002
Group households2,3804.93,1095.13,5384.8+1,158
Lone person households12,86726.417,03528.222,10530.1+9,238
One parent family4,6399.55,5259.26,6989.1+2,059
Other families1,2752.61,5442.61,8042.5+529

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 1,804 One parent family, 2041: 6,698 Lone person households, 2041: 22,105 Group households, 2041: 3,538 Couples without dependents, 2041: 17,153 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 22,168 Other families, 2026: 1,544 One parent family, 2026: 5,525 Lone person households, 2026: 17,035 Group households, 2026: 3,109 Couples without dependents, 2026: 14,578 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 18,579 Other families, 2016: 1,275 One parent family, 2016: 4,639 Lone person households, 2016: 12,867 Group households, 2016: 2,380 Couples without dependents, 2016: 12,151 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 15,500
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 260 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 1,173 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 5,070 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 429 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 2,575 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 3,589 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 269 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 886 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 4,168 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 729 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 2,427 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 3,079
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Moonee Valley was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 31.8% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 4,168 households and account for 28.2% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 269 households, to comprise 2.6% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.6% in 2016.

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