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Welcome to the Northern Beaches Council area population forecasts

The Northern Beaches Council area population forecast for 2017 is 264,225, and is forecast to grow to 306,682 by 2036.

The Northern Beaches Council area population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2011 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in October 2016 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the Northern Beaches Council area. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 306,682 2035 forecast population: 304,337 2034 forecast population: 301,996 2033 forecast population: 299,615 2032 forecast population: 297,281 2031 forecast population: 294,907 2030 forecast population: 292,478 2029 forecast population: 290,229 2028 forecast population: 287,971 2027 forecast population: 285,673 2026 forecast population: 283,423 2025 forecast population: 281,112 2024 forecast population: 278,913 2023 forecast population: 276,732 2022 forecast population: 274,564 2021 forecast population: 272,424 2020 forecast population: 270,244 2019 forecast population: 268,201 2018 forecast population: 266,221 2017 forecast population: 264,225 2016 forecast population: 262,532 2015 forecast population: 260,279 2014 forecast population: 258,057 2013 forecast population: 255,861 2012 forecast population: 253,906 2011 forecast population: 251,694
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, October 2016.

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