Shire of NillumbikPopulation 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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Nillumbik Shire

Non-private dwellings

545 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 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Nillumbik Shire440866+4260+426
Diamond Creek44176+1320+132
Eltham (Central)168255+870+87
Eltham (East)00000
Eltham (Edendale)55000
Eltham (South)00000
Eltham North00000
Greensborough8181000
Hurstbridge00000
Kangaroo Ground - Wattle Glen138138000
North Warrandyte00000
Plenty - Yarrambat0207+2070+207
Research00000
Rural East00000
Rural North West55000

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

Key findings

There were 440 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Nillumbik Shire in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Nillumbik Shire is expected to increase to 692 persons in 2026 and to 866 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2026, Plenty - Yarrambat is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 207 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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