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City of Whittlesea

Dwellings and development map

Between 2011 and 2041, Donnybrook is forecast for the greatest increase in development of new dwellings in the City of Whittlesea.

Visualising the geographic pattern of growth in dwelling stock across the City of Whittlesea is a good starting point for assessing the scale and type of change each part of the area is undergoing. Some areas will be experiencing significant growth in new dwellings, either through greenfield development or densification and renewal.

However it would be a mistake to assume that areas not experiencing significant housing development are not undergoing change. Other processes will be at work such as the aging-in-place of the existing population and changing household structures. The age structure and household type maps will uncover these population shifts.

Forecast dwellings and development
City of Whittlesea20112041Change between 2011 and 2041
AreaNumber%Number%Number%
City of Whittlesea55,625100.0132,876100.0+77,251+138.9
Bundoora4,4758.06,7065.0+2,231+49.9
Donnybrook500.119,58814.7+19,538+39,040.6
Doreen3,9047.010,7788.1+6,874+176.1
Epping5,3849.77,7915.9+2,407+44.7
Epping North3,7646.818,44413.9+14,680+390.0
Lalor7,42013.310,1897.7+2,769+37.3
Mernda3,2965.911,3248.5+8,028+243.6
Mill Park10,46418.811,0028.3+538+5.1
Rural Balance1,1312.01,3431.0+212+18.8
South Morang6,46111.610,3527.8+3,891+60.2
Thomastown7,57113.69,9827.5+2,411+31.8
Whittlesea Township and Surrounds1,6493.02,8262.1+1,177+71.4
Wollert570.112,5529.4+12,495+21,921.0

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2016.

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