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+153
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 to 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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