City of MorelandPopulation forecast
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In 2011, the dominant household type in the City of Moreland was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Moreland, 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 Moreland201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents17,23028.222,71828.624,26028.2+7,030
Couples without dependents14,89224.419,26324.321,03424.5+6,142
Group households5,0738.36,9578.87,1378.3+2,064
Lone person households16,37526.821,30826.823,78627.7+7,411
One parent family5,7009.36,9558.87,4538.7+1,753
Other families1,7602.92,1722.72,2532.6+493

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2014.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 2,253 One parent family, 2036: 7,453 Lone person households, 2036: 23,786 Group households, 2036: 7,137 Couples without dependents, 2036: 21,034 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 24,260 Other families, 2026: 2,172 One parent family, 2026: 6,955 Lone person households, 2026: 21,308 Group households, 2026: 6,957 Couples without dependents, 2026: 19,263 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 22,718 Other families, 2011: 1,760 One parent family, 2011: 5,700 Lone person households, 2011: 16,375 Group households, 2011: 5,073 Couples without dependents, 2011: 14,892 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 17,230
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2014.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 81 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 498 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 2,478 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 180 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,771 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,542 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: 412 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: 1,255 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 4,933 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 1,884 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 4,371 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: 5,488
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2014.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in the City of Moreland was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 28.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 5,488 households and account for 28.6% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 412 households, to comprise 2.7% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.9% in 2011.

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