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Welcome to the City of Parramatta population forecasts

The City of Parramatta population forecast for 2017 is 245,482, and is forecast to grow to 397,339 by 2036.

The City of Parramatta 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 September 2016 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the City of Parramatta. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 397,339 2035 forecast population: 390,504 2034 forecast population: 383,572 2033 forecast population: 376,321 2032 forecast population: 368,501 2031 forecast population: 360,500 2030 forecast population: 352,007 2029 forecast population: 343,562 2028 forecast population: 334,881 2027 forecast population: 326,130 2026 forecast population: 317,486 2025 forecast population: 308,913 2024 forecast population: 300,635 2023 forecast population: 292,665 2022 forecast population: 284,972 2021 forecast population: 277,330 2020 forecast population: 269,618 2019 forecast population: 261,973 2018 forecast population: 254,089 2017 forecast population: 245,482 2016 forecast population: 236,272 2015 forecast population: 226,379 2014 forecast population: 219,088 2013 forecast population: 212,709 2012 forecast population: 206,856 2011 forecast population: 203,183
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, September 2016.

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