City of Greater SheppartonPopulation forecast
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City of Greater Shepparton

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Greater Shepparton is forecast to grow from 25,450 in 2011 to 31,095 in 2021, with the average household size falling from 2.56 to 2.53 by 2021.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Greater Shepparton. The period 2011 to 2021, 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 Greater SheppartonForecast year
Summary201120162021202620312036
Population61,75966,22270,79075,20879,52283,782
Change in population (5yrs)--4,4634,5684,4184,3134,261
Average annual change--1.41%1.34%1.22%1.12%1.05%
Households23,64625,45727,35229,15030,95532,750
Average household size2.562.552.542.532.522.51
Population in non private dwellings1,1071,3451,4191,5191,6191,719
Dwellings25,45027,28929,23531,09532,95234,805
Dwelling occupancy rate92.9193.2993.5693.7493.9494.10

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.51 2035 Average household size: 2.51 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.51 2032 Average household size: 2.51 2031 Average household size: 2.52 2030 Average household size: 2.52 2029 Average household size: 2.52 2028 Average household size: 2.52 2027 Average household size: 2.53 2026 Average household size: 2.53 2025 Average household size: 2.53 2024 Average household size: 2.53 2023 Average household size: 2.53 2022 Average household size: 2.54 2021 Average household size: 2.54 2020 Average household size: 2.54 2019 Average household size: 2.54 2018 Average household size: 2.54 2017 Average household size: 2.54 2016 Average household size: 2.55 2015 Average household size: 2.55 2014 Average household size: 2.55 2013 Average household size: 2.56 2012 Average household size: 2.56 2011 Average household size: 2.56 2036 Average household size: 2.51 2035 Average household size: 2.51 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.51 2032 Average household size: 2.51 2031 Average household size: 2.52 2030 Average household size: 2.52 2029 Average household size: 2.52 2028 Average household size: 2.52 2027 Average household size: 2.53 2026 Average household size: 2.53 2025 Average household size: 2.53 2024 Average household size: 2.53 2023 Average household size: 2.53 2022 Average household size: 2.54 2021 Average household size: 2.54 2020 Average household size: 2.54 2019 Average household size: 2.54 2018 Average household size: 2.54 2017 Average household size: 2.54 2016 Average household size: 2.55 2015 Average household size: 2.55 2014 Average household size: 2.55 2013 Average household size: 2.56 2012 Average household size: 2.56 2036 Households: 32,751 2035 Households: 32,393 2034 Households: 32,034 2033 Households: 31,672 2032 Households: 31,311 2031 Households: 30,951 2030 Households: 30,591 2029 Households: 30,231 2028 Households: 29,872 2027 Households: 29,510 2026 Households: 29,151 2025 Households: 28,795 2024 Households: 28,437 2023 Households: 28,078 2022 Households: 27,714 2021 Households: 27,352 2020 Households: 26,984 2019 Households: 26,615 2018 Households: 26,237 2017 Households: 25,854 2016 Households: 25,457 2015 Households: 25,047 2014 Households: 24,685 2013 Households: 24,355 2012 Households: 24,027 2011 Households: 23,648 2036 Total population: 83,782 2035 Total population: 82,956 2034 Total population: 82,120 2033 Total population: 81,286 2032 Total population: 80,403 2031 Total population: 79,522 2030 Total population: 78,687 2029 Total population: 77,841 2028 Total population: 76,993 2027 Total population: 76,092 2026 Total population: 75,208 2025 Total population: 74,362 2024 Total population: 73,513 2023 Total population: 72,653 2022 Total population: 71,733 2021 Total population: 70,790 2020 Total population: 69,885 2019 Total population: 69,004 2018 Total population: 67,997 2017 Total population: 67,072 2016 Total population: 66,222 2015 Total population: 65,249 2014 Total population: 64,399 2013 Total population: 63,562 2012 Total population: 62,786 2011 Total population: 61,759
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, August 2015.

Key findings

In 2011, the total population of the City of Greater Shepparton was estimated to be 61,759 people. It is expected to increase by over 13,400 people to 75,208 by 2021, at an average annual growth rate of 1.99%. This is based on an increase of over 5,500 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.56 to 2.53 by 2021.

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