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City of Moreland

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Moreland is forecast to grow from 63,793 in 2011 to 83,280 in 2026, with the average household size rising from 2.49 to 2.51 by 2026.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Moreland. The period 2011 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
City of MorelandForecast year
Summary201120162021202620312036
Population154,245172,816191,663201,594208,316214,320
Change in population (5yrs)--18,57118,8479,9316,7226,004
Average annual change--2.30%2.09%1.02%0.66%0.57%
Households61,03167,83175,08479,37582,69085,919
Average household size2.492.522.532.512.492.47
Population in non private dwellings2,0732,0732,0732,0732,1332,193
Dwellings63,79371,04078,73183,28086,75590,135
Dwelling occupancy rate95.6795.4895.3795.3195.3195.32

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.47 2035 Average household size: 2.47 2034 Average household size: 2.48 2033 Average household size: 2.48 2032 Average household size: 2.49 2031 Average household size: 2.49 2030 Average household size: 2.50 2029 Average household size: 2.50 2028 Average household size: 2.51 2027 Average household size: 2.51 2026 Average household size: 2.51 2025 Average household size: 2.52 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.52 2022 Average household size: 2.52 2021 Average household size: 2.52 2020 Average household size: 2.53 2019 Average household size: 2.53 2018 Average household size: 2.52 2017 Average household size: 2.52 2016 Average household size: 2.52 2015 Average household size: 2.51 2014 Average household size: 2.51 2013 Average household size: 2.50 2012 Average household size: 2.50 2011 Average household size: 2.49 2036 Average household size: 2.47 2035 Average household size: 2.47 2034 Average household size: 2.48 2033 Average household size: 2.48 2032 Average household size: 2.49 2031 Average household size: 2.49 2030 Average household size: 2.50 2029 Average household size: 2.50 2028 Average household size: 2.51 2027 Average household size: 2.51 2026 Average household size: 2.51 2025 Average household size: 2.52 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.52 2022 Average household size: 2.52 2021 Average household size: 2.52 2020 Average household size: 2.53 2019 Average household size: 2.53 2018 Average household size: 2.52 2017 Average household size: 2.52 2016 Average household size: 2.52 2015 Average household size: 2.51 2014 Average household size: 2.51 2013 Average household size: 2.50 2012 Average household size: 2.50 2036 Households: 85,925 2035 Households: 85,298 2034 Households: 84,671 2033 Households: 84,021 2032 Households: 83,361 2031 Households: 82,693 2030 Households: 82,035 2029 Households: 81,386 2028 Households: 80,724 2027 Households: 80,061 2026 Households: 79,373 2025 Households: 78,612 2024 Households: 77,800 2023 Households: 76,995 2022 Households: 76,102 2021 Households: 75,085 2020 Households: 73,935 2019 Households: 72,545 2018 Households: 71,053 2017 Households: 69,472 2016 Households: 67,831 2015 Households: 66,310 2014 Households: 64,670 2013 Households: 63,375 2012 Households: 62,366 2011 Households: 61,030 2036 Total population: 214,320 2035 Total population: 213,197 2034 Total population: 212,065 2033 Total population: 210,868 2032 Total population: 209,646 2031 Total population: 208,316 2030 Total population: 207,056 2029 Total population: 205,793 2028 Total population: 204,465 2027 Total population: 203,120 2026 Total population: 201,594 2025 Total population: 199,930 2024 Total population: 198,097 2023 Total population: 196,259 2022 Total population: 194,136 2021 Total population: 191,663 2020 Total population: 188,813 2019 Total population: 185,286 2018 Total population: 181,383 2017 Total population: 177,203 2016 Total population: 172,816 2015 Total population: 168,678 2014 Total population: 164,299 2013 Total population: 160,759 2012 Total population: 157,935 2011 Total population: 154,245
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2014.

Key findings

In 2011, the total population of the City of Moreland was estimated to be 154,245 people. It is expected to increase by over 47,300 people to 201,594 by 2026, at an average annual growth rate of 1.80%. This is based on an increase of over 18,300 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household rising from 2.49 to 2.51 by 2026.

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