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 City||Year||Change between 2011 and 2036|
|Area||2011||2036||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Albion Park Rail||161||161||0||0||0||161||110||2017||160||0|
|Blackbutt - Shellharbour City Centre||0||106||+106||0||+106||106||130||2017||106||0|
|Shellharbour - Barrack Point||8||8||0||0||0||8||200||2017||7||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, November 2014.
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.