Mornington Peninsula ShirePopulation forecast
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Mornington Peninsula Shire

Non-private dwellings

3,087 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 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Mornington Peninsula Shire2,7403,587+8470+847
Balnarring - Balnarring Beach - Merricks - Merricks Beach - Somers33000
Baxter - Pearcedale00000
Bittern - Crib Point00000
Dromana - Safety Beach159328+1690+169
Flinders - Shoreham - Point Leo3838000
Hastings111111000
HMAS Cerberus816816000
Moorooduc - Tuerong00000
Mornington359571+2120+212
Mount Eliza329400+710+71
Mount Martha272425+1530+152
Portsea - Sorrento - Blairgowrie4141000
Red Hill - Red Hill South - Merricks North - Main Ridge - Arthurs Seat4343000
Rosebud - Capel Sound - McCrae - Boneo - Fingal - Cape Schanck462674+2120+212
Rye - Tootgarook - St Andrews Beach99000
Somerville98128+300+30
Tyabb00000

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

Key findings

There were 2,740 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Mornington Peninsula Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Mornington Peninsula Shire is expected to increase to 3,445 persons in 2026 and with a gain 3,587 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Mornington is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 212 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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