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Tweed Shire

Non-private dwellings

1,575 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 Shire1,5031,763+2600+260
Bilambil - Bilambil Heights1040+300+30
Cabarita area1313000
Cobaki - Piggabeen area00000
Mid Coast - Casuarina1818000
Murwillumbah & 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 Point465533+680+68
Tweed Heads West124196+720+71

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2017.

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 1,643 persons in 2026 and to 1,763 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Tweed Heads West is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 72 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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