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Welcome to Penrith City population forecasts

The Penrith City population forecast for 2016 is 202,342, and is forecast to grow to 256,051 by 2036.

The Penrith City 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 2015 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Penrith City. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 256,051 2035 forecast population: 253,711 2034 forecast population: 251,406 2033 forecast population: 249,122 2032 forecast population: 246,862 2031 forecast population: 244,599 2030 forecast population: 242,308 2029 forecast population: 240,006 2028 forecast population: 237,677 2027 forecast population: 235,334 2026 forecast population: 232,770 2025 forecast population: 230,375 2024 forecast population: 227,948 2023 forecast population: 225,458 2022 forecast population: 222,775 2021 forecast population: 220,042 2020 forecast population: 216,946 2019 forecast population: 213,726 2018 forecast population: 209,976 2017 forecast population: 206,178 2016 forecast population: 202,342 2015 forecast population: 198,162 2014 forecast population: 194,141 2013 forecast population: 190,393 2012 forecast population: 186,855 2011 forecast population: 184,615
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, October 2015.

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This population forecast is just one of a family of demographic and economic resources available for this area and other areas across Australia. The full suite of resources includes community profiles, population forecasts, social atlases and economic profiles. You can be confident using them for planning, research and advocacy as they are compiled and maintained with the latest data by population experts, .id. Access them online in the Demographic Resource Centre