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Penrith City

Non-private dwellings

2,947 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Penrith City 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
Penrith CityYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Penrith City2,3303,325+995+100+863
Caddens Release Area00000
Cambridge Park00000
Claremont Meadows00000
Colyton44000
Cranebrook1919000
Emu Heights88000
Emu Plains306306000
Erskine Park1616000
Glenmore Park1313000
Jamisontown8989000
Kingswood412648+236+100+112
Leonay00000
Llandilo - Berkshire Park752752000
Londonderry - Castlereagh - Agnes Banks33000
North St Marys6130+1240+124
Orchard Hills - Rural South122122000
Oxley Park33000
Penrith376886+5100+502
Penrith Lakes00000
Regentville - Mulgoa - Wallacia4242000
South Penrith33000
St Clair44000
St Marys132257+1250+124
St Marys Release Area - Jordan Springs00000
Werrington1919000
Werrington Downs - Werrington County - Cambridge Gardens33000

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2015.

Key findings

There were 2,330 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Penrith City in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Penrith City is expected to increase to 3,074 persons in 2026 and to 3,325 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Penrith is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 510 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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