City of RydePopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Ryde

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Ryde is forecast to grow from 46,664 in 2016 to 63,007 in 2031, with the average household size falling from 2.62 to 2.54 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Ryde. The period 2016 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
City of RydeForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population121,807138,766150,294159,191167,109
Change in population (5yrs)--16,95811,5288,8987,918
Average annual change--2.64%1.61%1.16%0.98%
Households45,24351,44056,47360,71564,419
Average household size2.622.622.582.542.50
Population in non private dwellings3,2663,9164,5665,2165,866
Dwellings46,66453,30458,59163,00766,855
Dwelling occupancy rate96.9596.5096.3996.3696.36

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.50 2035 Average household size: 2.51 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.52 2032 Average household size: 2.53 2031 Average household size: 2.54 2030 Average household size: 2.54 2029 Average household size: 2.55 2028 Average household size: 2.56 2027 Average household size: 2.57 2026 Average household size: 2.58 2025 Average household size: 2.59 2024 Average household size: 2.60 2023 Average household size: 2.61 2022 Average household size: 2.61 2021 Average household size: 2.62 2020 Average household size: 2.63 2019 Average household size: 2.63 2018 Average household size: 2.63 2017 Average household size: 2.62 2016 Average household size: 2.62 2036 Average household size: 2.50 2035 Average household size: 2.51 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.52 2032 Average household size: 2.53 2031 Average household size: 2.54 2030 Average household size: 2.54 2029 Average household size: 2.55 2028 Average household size: 2.56 2027 Average household size: 2.57 2026 Average household size: 2.58 2025 Average household size: 2.59 2024 Average household size: 2.60 2023 Average household size: 2.61 2022 Average household size: 2.61 2021 Average household size: 2.62 2020 Average household size: 2.63 2019 Average household size: 2.63 2018 Average household size: 2.63 2017 Average household size: 2.62 2036 Households: 64,421 2035 Households: 63,708 2034 Households: 62,994 2033 Households: 62,261 2032 Households: 61,500 2031 Households: 60,717 2030 Households: 59,919 2029 Households: 59,098 2028 Households: 58,257 2027 Households: 57,369 2026 Households: 56,473 2025 Households: 55,541 2024 Households: 54,590 2023 Households: 53,582 2022 Households: 52,530 2021 Households: 51,439 2020 Households: 50,218 2019 Households: 48,852 2018 Households: 47,441 2017 Households: 46,182 2016 Households: 45,241 2036 Total population: 167,109 2035 Total population: 165,571 2034 Total population: 163,908 2033 Total population: 162,371 2032 Total population: 160,801 2031 Total population: 159,191 2030 Total population: 157,565 2029 Total population: 155,747 2028 Total population: 154,026 2027 Total population: 152,220 2026 Total population: 150,294 2025 Total population: 148,343 2024 Total population: 145,981 2023 Total population: 143,728 2022 Total population: 141,347 2021 Total population: 138,766 2020 Total population: 135,661 2019 Total population: 131,911 2018 Total population: 128,138 2017 Total population: 124,506 2016 Total population: 121,807
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of the City of Ryde was estimated to be 121,807 people. It is expected to increase by over 37,300 people to 159,191 by 2031, at an average annual growth rate of 2.71%. This is based on an increase of over 15,400 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.62 to 2.54 by 2031.

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