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City of Moonee Valley

Household types

In 2011, 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 Valley201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents14,18932.018,53930.821,45530.4+7,266
Couples without dependents10,89724.614,40723.916,38823.2+5,491
Group households2,2175.03,1745.33,6015.1+1,384
Lone person households11,55426.017,03228.320,82729.5+9,273
One parent family4,3279.85,5909.36,5419.3+2,214
Other families1,1752.61,5362.51,7552.5+580

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,755 One parent family, 2036: 6,541 Lone person households, 2036: 20,827 Group households, 2036: 3,601 Couples without dependents, 2036: 16,388 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 21,455 Other families, 2026: 1,536 One parent family, 2026: 5,590 Lone person households, 2026: 17,032 Group households, 2026: 3,174 Couples without dependents, 2026: 14,407 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 18,539 Other families, 2011: 1,175 One parent family, 2011: 4,327 Lone person households, 2011: 11,554 Group households, 2011: 2,217 Couples without dependents, 2011: 10,897 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 14,189
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, June 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 219 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 951 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 3,795 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 427 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,981 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 2,916 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: 361 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: 1,263 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 5,478 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 957 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 3,510 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: 4,350
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, June 2017.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in the City of Moonee Valley was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 32.0% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 5,478 households and account for 28.3% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 361 households, to comprise 2.5% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.6% in 2011.

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