Mornington Peninsula ShirePopulation 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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Mornington Peninsula Shire

Non-private dwellings

3,086 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Mornington Peninsula Shire in 2017.

Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.

Persons in non-private dwellings
Mornington Peninsula ShireYearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Mornington Peninsula Shire3,0863,586+5000+500
Balnarring - Balnarring Beach - Merricks - Merricks Beach - Somers33000
Baxter - Pearcedale00000
Bittern - Crib Point00000
Dromana - Safety Beach195328+1330+133
Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo3838000
Hastings111111000
HMAS Cerberus815815000
Moorooduc - Tuerong00000
Mornington464571+1070+107
Mount Eliza364400+360+35
Mount Martha308425+1170+116
Portsea - Sorrento - Blairgowrie4141000
Red Hill - Red Hill South - Merricks North - Main Ridge - Arthurs Seat4343000
Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck567674+1070+107
Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach99000
Somerville128128000
Tyabb00000

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

There were 3,086 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Mornington Peninsula Shire in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Mornington Peninsula Shire is expected to increase to 3,444 persons in 2026 and to 3,586 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2026, Dromana - Safety Beach is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 133 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.

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