City of WhittleseaPopulation 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 Whittlesea

Non-private dwellings

1,325 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Whittlesea in 2018.

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 WhittleseaYearChange between 2016 and 2041
Area20162041Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
City of Whittlesea1,1763,076+1,9000+1,900
Bundoora103103000
Donnybrook0600+6000+600
Doreen00000
Epping169319+1500+149
Epping North58758+7000+700
Lalor3737000
Mernda00000
Mill Park167167000
Rural Balance00000
South Morang451451000
Thomastown6767000
Whittlesea Township and Surrounds124124000
Wollert0450+4500+450

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

There were 1,176 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Whittlesea in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Whittlesea is expected to increase to 1,476 persons in 2021 and to 3,076 persons in 2041.

Between 2016 and 2021, Epping North is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 700 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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