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Box Hill North

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in Box Hill North is forecast to grow from 4,947 in 2016 to 5,418 in 2031, with the average household size falling from 2.57 to 2.52 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Whitehorse. The period 2016 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
Box Hill NorthForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population12,41712,93013,13613,32313,509
Change in population (5yrs)--513205187186
Average annual change--0.81%0.32%0.28%0.28%
Households4,8065,0085,1425,2645,385
Average household size2.572.572.542.522.50
Population in non private dwellings4949494949
Dwellings4,9475,1565,2935,4185,543
Dwelling occupancy rate97.1597.1397.1597.1697.15

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.50 2035 Average household size: 2.50 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.51 2032 Average household size: 2.52 2031 Average household size: 2.52 2030 Average household size: 2.53 2029 Average household size: 2.53 2028 Average household size: 2.54 2027 Average household size: 2.54 2026 Average household size: 2.54 2025 Average household size: 2.55 2024 Average household size: 2.55 2023 Average household size: 2.56 2022 Average household size: 2.57 2021 Average household size: 2.57 2020 Average household size: 2.58 2019 Average household size: 2.58 2018 Average household size: 2.58 2017 Average household size: 2.58 2016 Average household size: 2.57 2036 Average household size: 2.50 2035 Average household size: 2.50 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.51 2032 Average household size: 2.52 2031 Average household size: 2.52 2030 Average household size: 2.53 2029 Average household size: 2.53 2028 Average household size: 2.54 2027 Average household size: 2.54 2026 Average household size: 2.54 2025 Average household size: 2.55 2024 Average household size: 2.55 2023 Average household size: 2.56 2022 Average household size: 2.57 2021 Average household size: 2.57 2020 Average household size: 2.58 2019 Average household size: 2.58 2018 Average household size: 2.58 2017 Average household size: 2.58 2036 Households: 5,385 2035 Households: 5,361 2034 Households: 5,336 2033 Households: 5,312 2032 Households: 5,288 2031 Households: 5,263 2030 Households: 5,239 2029 Households: 5,215 2028 Households: 5,191 2027 Households: 5,166 2026 Households: 5,142 2025 Households: 5,118 2024 Households: 5,093 2023 Households: 5,069 2022 Households: 5,041 2021 Households: 5,009 2020 Households: 4,977 2019 Households: 4,945 2018 Households: 4,903 2017 Households: 4,854 2016 Households: 4,806 2036 Total population: 13,509 2035 Total population: 13,466 2034 Total population: 13,426 2033 Total population: 13,388 2032 Total population: 13,353 2031 Total population: 13,323 2030 Total population: 13,284 2029 Total population: 13,250 2028 Total population: 13,214 2027 Total population: 13,168 2026 Total population: 13,136 2025 Total population: 13,100 2024 Total population: 13,060 2023 Total population: 13,030 2022 Total population: 12,983 2021 Total population: 12,930 2020 Total population: 12,877 2019 Total population: 12,819 2018 Total population: 12,711 2017 Total population: 12,566 2016 Total population: 12,417
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of Box Hill North was estimated to be 12,417 people. It is expected to increase by over 900 people to 13,323 by 2031, at an average annual growth rate of 0.71%. This is based on an increase of over 450 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.57 to 2.52 by 2031.

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