Wagga Wagga City 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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Wagga Wagga City

Non-private dwellings

2,061 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Wagga Wagga City 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
Wagga Wagga CityYearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Wagga Wagga City2,0622,284+2220+222
Ashmont100100000
Bourkelands - Tatton114114000
Estella - University619699+800+80
Forest Hill - East Wagga Wagga255285+300+30
Glenfield Park3131000
Kooringal00000
Lake Albert99000
Mount Austin195195000
North Wagga Wagga - Bomen1414000
Rural East33000
Rural West33000
Springvale - Lloyd462462000
Tolland00000
Turvey Park2656+300+30
Wagga Wagga (Central)232314+820+82

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

Key findings

There were 2,062 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Wagga Wagga City in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Wagga Wagga City is expected to increase to 2,184 persons in 2026 and to 2,284 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2026, Wagga Wagga (Central) is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 82 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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