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Shellharbour City

Non-private dwellings

730 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Shellharbour 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
Shellharbour CityYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Shellharbour City497821+3240+323
Albion Park164164000
Albion Park Rail161161000
Barrack Heights77000
Blackbutt - Shellharbour City Centre0106+1060+106
Flinders00000
Lake Illawarra00000
Mount Warrigal3131000
Oak Flats88000
Rural Balance090+900+90
Shell Cove0128+1280+128
Shellharbour - Barrack Point88000
Warilla118118000

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

Key findings

There were 497 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Shellharbour City in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Shellharbour City is expected to increase to 761 persons in 2026 and to 821 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Shell Cove is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 128 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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