Surf Coast ShirePopulation forecast
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Surf Coast Shire

Non-private dwellings

362 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Surf Coast Shire 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
Surf Coast ShireYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Surf Coast Shire238674+4360+436
Anglesea6868000
Deans Marsh and Moriac Districts77000
Jan Juc - Bellbrae - Bells Beach090+900+90
Lorne - Aireys Inlet4242000
Old Torquay - Torquay West71196+1250+125
Torquay North0171+1710+171
Winchelsea51101+500+50
Torquay71367+2960+296

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

Key findings

There were 238 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Surf Coast Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Surf Coast Shire is expected to increase to 529 persons in 2026 and with a gain 674 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Torquay North is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 171 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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