The Hills Shire CouncilPopulation forecast
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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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The Hills Shire

Non-private dwellings

1,027 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in The Hills 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
The Hills ShireYearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
The Hills Shire7722,370+1,5980+1,598
Annangrove - Nelson - Maraylya00000
Baulkham Hills299682+3830+382
Beaumont Hills00000
Bella Vista9494000
Box Hill1123+120+12
Castle Hill54190+1360+136
Dural - Middle Dural148179+310+31
Glenhaven50155+1050+105
Kellyville28744+7160+716
Kenthurst33000
Rouse Hill00000
Rural North00000
West Pennant Hills86301+2150+215

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

There were 772 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in The Hills Shire in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in The Hills Shire is expected to increase to 1,864 persons in 2021 and to 2,370 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2021, Kellyville is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 716 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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