City of WhitehorsePopulation 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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City of Whitehorse

Non-private dwellings

3,463 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Whitehorse 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
City of WhitehorseYearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
City of Whitehorse2,8844,242+1,358+267+778
Blackburn314326+120+12
Blackburn North1313000
Blackburn South305639+3340+333
Box Hill325546+2210+221
Box Hill North4949000
Box Hill South7070000
Burwood6891,369+680+267+100
Burwood East107107000
Forest Hill184214+300+29
Mitcham5252000
Mont Albert4040000
Mont Albert North6161000
Nunawading191221+300+30
Surrey Hills102153+510+51
Vermont103103000
Vermont South278278000
Box Hill Activity Centre187187000

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

Key findings

There were 2,884 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Whitehorse in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Whitehorse is expected to increase to 4,158 persons in 2026 and to 4,242 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2026, Burwood is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 680 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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