Shire of Mundaring
In 2011, the dominant household type in the Shire of Mundaring was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.
Analysing the future household structure in Shire of Mundaring, 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|
|Shire of Mundaring||2011||2026||2031||Change between 2011 and 2031|
|Couple families with dependents||4,789||34.6||5,825||33.6||6,254||33.7||+1,465||1,036||429||0.0000||0.0000||30.5909375013762||1036|
|Couples without dependents||4,794||34.7||6,182||35.7||6,575||35.4||+1,781||1,388||393||0.0000||0.0000||37.1506048453262||1388|
|Lone person households||2,514||18.2||3,286||19.0||3,537||19.1||+1,023||772||251||0.0000||0.0000||40.6921239431499||772|
|One parent family||1,287||9.3||1,526||8.8||1,640||8.8||+353||239||114||0.0000||0.0000||27.4281272150107||239|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2031, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, February 2009.
In 2011, the dominant household type in the Shire of Mundaring was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 34.7% of all households.
The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 1,388 households and account for 35.7% of all households.
In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 15 households, to comprise 1.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.1% in 2011.