Shire of NillumbikPopulation forecast
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Nillumbik Shire

Non-private dwellings

575 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Nillumbik 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
Nillumbik ShireYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Nillumbik Shire385896+5110+511
Diamond Creek25242+2170+217
Eltham (Central)168255+870+87
Eltham (East)00000
Eltham (Edendale)55000
Eltham (South)00000
Eltham North00000
Greensborough7676000
Hurstbridge00000
Kangaroo Ground - Wattle Glen103103000
North Warrandyte00000
Plenty - Yarrambat0207+2070+207
Research00000
Rural East00000
Rural North West88000

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, June 2017.

Key findings

There were 385 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Nillumbik Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Nillumbik Shire is expected to increase to 722 persons in 2026 and to 896 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Diamond Creek is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 217 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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