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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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Welcome to The Hills Shire population forecasts

The The Hills Shire population forecast for 2017 is 166,412, and is forecast to grow to 250,971 by 2036.

The The Hills Shire population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2016 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in October 2017 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of The Hills Shire. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 250,971 2035 forecast population: 245,567 2034 forecast population: 240,295 2033 forecast population: 235,179 2032 forecast population: 230,209 2031 forecast population: 225,300 2030 forecast population: 220,513 2029 forecast population: 215,855 2028 forecast population: 211,447 2027 forecast population: 207,203 2026 forecast population: 203,051 2025 forecast population: 198,831 2024 forecast population: 194,635 2023 forecast population: 190,501 2022 forecast population: 186,546 2021 forecast population: 182,506 2020 forecast population: 178,658 2019 forecast population: 175,028 2018 forecast population: 170,828 2017 forecast population: 166,412 2016 forecast population: 162,525
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id, October 2017.
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