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Moonee Valley City

Household types

In 2011, the dominant household type in the Moonee Valley City was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Moonee Valley City, 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
Moonee Valley City201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents14,18932.117,64631.819,34431.7+5,155
Couples without dependents10,89724.612,64422.813,31021.8+2,413
Group households2,2175.02,6354.82,8144.6+597
Lone person households11,55426.116,05929.018,61030.5+7,056
One parent family4,3279.85,2099.45,6789.3+1,351
Other families1,0722.41,2252.21,3132.2+241

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,313 One parent family, 2036: 5,678 Lone person households, 2036: 18,610 Group households, 2036: 2,814 Couples without dependents, 2036: 13,310 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 19,344 Other families, 2026: 1,225 One parent family, 2026: 5,209 Lone person households, 2026: 16,059 Group households, 2026: 2,635 Couples without dependents, 2026: 12,644 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 17,646 Other families, 2011: 1,072 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, April 2015.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 88 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 469 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 2,551 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 179 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 666 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,698 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: 153 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: 882 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 4,505 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 418 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 1,747 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: 3,457
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, April 2015.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in the Moonee Valley City was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 32.1% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 4,505 households and account for 29.0% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 153 households, to comprise 2.2% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.4% in 2011.

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