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City of Whitehorse

Non-private dwellings

3,702 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 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
City of Whitehorse2,6224,480+1,858+638+878
Blackburn314326+120+12
Blackburn North66000
Blackburn South344678+3340+334
Box Hill384555+1710+171
Box Hill North4949000
Box Hill South7070000
Burwood4391,519+1,080+637+100
Burwood East107107000
Forest Hill224254+300+30
Mitcham5252000
Mont Albert4040000
Mont Albert North6161000
Nunawading191221+300+30
Surrey Hills102153+510+51
Vermont103103000
Vermont South136286+1500+150

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2016.

Key findings

There were 2,622 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Whitehorse in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Whitehorse is expected to increase to 4,396 persons in 2026 and to 4,480 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Burwood is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 1080 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 18 to 24 years, which is predominantly student accommodation.

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