In 2011, the dominant household type in Ashmont was 'Lone person households', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.
Analysing the future household structure in Wagga Wagga City, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.
|Forecast household types|
|Ashmont||2011||2026||2036||Change between 2011 and 2036|
|Couple families with dependents||378||22.6||323||19.4||319||18.8||-59||-55||-4||0.0000||0.0000||-15.6084651955433||-55|
|Couples without dependents||352||21.0||394||23.7||409||24.1||+57||42||15||0.0000||0.0000||16.1931813581483||42|
|Lone person households||483||28.9||534||32.1||551||32.4||+68||51||17||0.0000||0.0000||14.0786746567562||51|
|One parent family||351||21.0||312||18.7||317||18.7||-34||-39||5||0.0000||0.0000||-9.68660941063791||-39|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, April 2017.
In 2011, the dominant household type in Ashmont was Lone person households, which accounted for 28.9% of all households.
The largest increase between 2011 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 51 households and account for 32.1% of all households.
In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 55 households, to comprise 19.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 22.6% in 2011.