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Tweed Shire

Non-private dwellings

1,533 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Tweed 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
Tweed ShireYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Tweed Shire1,5031,683+1800+180
Bilambil - Bilambil Heights1040+300+30
Cabarita area1313000
Cobaki - Piggabeen area00000
Mid Coast - Casuarina1818000
Murwillumbah and District280340+600+59
North Coast - Kingscliff217247+300+29
North East Hinterland - Tumbulgum00000
North West Tweed - Tyalgum1212000
South Coast - Pottsville132132000
South East Hinterland - Burringbar00000
South West Tweed - Uki99000
Terranora00000
Tweed Heads223223000
Tweed Heads South - Banora Point465495+300+30
Tweed Heads West124154+300+29

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, July 2014.

Key findings

There were 1,503 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Tweed Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Tweed Shire is expected to increase to 1,563 persons in 2026 and with a gain 1,683 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Murwillumbah and District is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 60 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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