City of SalisburyPopulation 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 Salisbury

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Salisbury was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

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 Salisbury201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents16,54530.717,31929.817,44928.8+904
Couples without dependents13,84225.715,24826.216,13326.6+2,291
Group households1,7673.31,7903.11,8373.0+70
Lone person households13,18724.514,64325.215,82326.1+2,636
One parent family7,18513.37,69413.27,87113.0+686
Other families1,3142.41,4092.41,4512.4+137

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,451 One parent family, 2036: 7,871 Lone person households, 2036: 15,823 Group households, 2036: 1,837 Couples without dependents, 2036: 16,133 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 17,449 Other families, 2026: 1,409 One parent family, 2026: 7,694 Lone person households, 2026: 14,643 Group households, 2026: 1,790 Couples without dependents, 2026: 15,248 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 17,319 Other families, 2016: 1,314 One parent family, 2016: 7,185 Lone person households, 2016: 13,187 Group households, 2016: 1,767 Couples without dependents, 2016: 13,842 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 16,545
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 42 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 177 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 1,180 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 47 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 885 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 130 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 95 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 509 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,456 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 23 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 1,406 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 774
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Salisbury was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 30.7% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 1,456 households and account for 25.2% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 23 households, to comprise 3.1% of all households in 2026, compared to 3.3% in 2016.

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