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Rockhampton Regional Council

Non-private dwellings

2,155 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Rockhampton Regional Council 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
Rockhampton Regional CouncilYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Rockhampton Regional Council2,1252,515+3900+389
Allenstown3636000
Berserker - The Common7373000
Frenchville00000
Gracemere (North)6262000
Gracemere (South)00000
Kawana191291+1000+100
Koongal - Lakes Creek106106000
Mount Morgan District4040000
Norman Gardens214214000
Park Avenue7878000
Parkhurst - Limestone Creek - Mount Archer19219+2000+200
Rockhampton City - Depot Hill224224000
Rural South East00000
Rural West00000
The Range9471,037+900+90
Wandal - West Rockhampton135135000

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2014.

Key findings

There were 2,125 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Rockhampton Regional Council in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Rockhampton Regional Council is expected to increase to 2,255 persons in 2021 and to 2,515 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2021, Parkhurst - Limestone Creek - Mount Archer is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 200 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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