Surf Coast Shire
383 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 Shire||Year||Change between 2016 and 2036|
|Area||2016||2036||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Surf Coast Shire||294||695||+401||0||+401||550||10||2017||383||0|
|Deans Marsh and Moriac Districts||12||12||0||0||0||12||110||2017||12||0|
|Jan Juc - Bellbrae - Bells Beach||0||90||+90||0||+90||90||120||2017||90||0|
|Lorne - Aireys Inlet||50||50||0||0||0||50||130||2017||49||0|
|Old Torquay - Torquay West||93||193||+100||0||+100||143||140||2017||93||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, October 2017.
There were 294 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Surf Coast Shire in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Surf Coast Shire is expected to increase to 550 persons in 2026 and to 695 persons in 2036.
Between 2016 and 2026, Torquay is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 271 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.