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Household types

In 2011, the dominant household type in the City of Salisbury was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Salisbury, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
City of Salisbury201120262036Change between 2011 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents15,80831.216,95529.717,06828.7+1,260
Couples without dependents12,68425.015,16226.516,04526.9+3,361
Group households1,5523.11,7643.11,8223.1+270
Lone person households12,39724.514,37625.215,50726.0+3,110
One parent family6,97613.87,50313.17,65712.9+681
Other families1,2402.41,3872.41,4402.4+200

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,440 One parent family, 2036: 7,657 Lone person households, 2036: 15,507 Group households, 2036: 1,822 Couples without dependents, 2036: 16,045 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 17,068 Other families, 2026: 1,387 One parent family, 2026: 7,503 Lone person households, 2026: 14,376 Group households, 2026: 1,764 Couples without dependents, 2026: 15,162 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 16,955 Other families, 2011: 1,240 One parent family, 2011: 6,976 Lone person households, 2011: 12,397 Group households, 2011: 1,552 Couples without dependents, 2011: 12,684 Couple families with dependents, 2011: 15,808
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2015.
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2011 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 53 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 154 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 1,131 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 58 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 883 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 113 Forecast change in Other families,  2011 to 2026: 147 Forecast change in One parent family,  2011 to 2026: 527 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2011 to 2026: 1,979 Forecast change in Group households,  2011 to 2026: 212 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2011 to 2026: 2,478 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2011 to 2026: 1,147
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2015.

Key findings

In 2011, the dominant household type in the City of Salisbury was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 31.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 2,478 households and account for 26.5% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 147 households, to comprise 2.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.4% in 2011.

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