City of WodongaPopulation 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 Wodonga

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in the City of Wodonga is forecast to grow from 16,675 in 2016 to 21,619 in 2031, with the average household size rising from 2.48 to 2.53 by 2031.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Wodonga. 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
City of WodongaForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population39,84444,27648,58552,82457,314
Change in population (5yrs)--4,4324,3094,2384,490
Average annual change--2.13%1.87%1.69%1.65%
Households15,72117,24318,79620,43822,149
Average household size2.482.512.532.532.53
Population in non private dwellings9341,0041,1241,1641,224
Dwellings16,67518,30319,94021,61923,300
Dwelling occupancy rate94.2894.2194.2694.5495.06

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.53 2035 Average household size: 2.53 2034 Average household size: 2.53 2033 Average household size: 2.53 2032 Average household size: 2.53 2031 Average household size: 2.53 2030 Average household size: 2.53 2029 Average household size: 2.53 2028 Average household size: 2.53 2027 Average household size: 2.53 2026 Average household size: 2.52 2025 Average household size: 2.52 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.52 2022 Average household size: 2.51 2021 Average household size: 2.51 2020 Average household size: 2.51 2019 Average household size: 2.50 2018 Average household size: 2.49 2017 Average household size: 2.49 2016 Average household size: 2.47 2036 Average household size: 2.53 2035 Average household size: 2.53 2034 Average household size: 2.53 2033 Average household size: 2.53 2032 Average household size: 2.53 2031 Average household size: 2.53 2030 Average household size: 2.53 2029 Average household size: 2.53 2028 Average household size: 2.53 2027 Average household size: 2.53 2026 Average household size: 2.52 2025 Average household size: 2.52 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.52 2022 Average household size: 2.51 2021 Average household size: 2.51 2020 Average household size: 2.51 2019 Average household size: 2.50 2018 Average household size: 2.49 2017 Average household size: 2.49 2036 Households: 22,148 2035 Households: 21,806 2034 Households: 21,464 2033 Households: 21,122 2032 Households: 20,780 2031 Households: 20,439 2030 Households: 20,098 2029 Households: 19,772 2028 Households: 19,446 2027 Households: 19,121 2026 Households: 18,798 2025 Households: 18,479 2024 Households: 18,165 2023 Households: 17,855 2022 Households: 17,547 2021 Households: 17,242 2020 Households: 16,936 2019 Households: 16,631 2018 Households: 16,327 2017 Households: 16,026 2016 Households: 15,724 2036 Total population: 57,314 2035 Total population: 56,416 2034 Total population: 55,532 2033 Total population: 54,631 2032 Total population: 53,747 2031 Total population: 52,824 2030 Total population: 51,907 2029 Total population: 51,074 2028 Total population: 50,248 2027 Total population: 49,412 2026 Total population: 48,585 2025 Total population: 47,695 2024 Total population: 46,805 2023 Total population: 45,987 2022 Total population: 45,135 2021 Total population: 44,276 2020 Total population: 43,414 2019 Total population: 42,575 2018 Total population: 41,666 2017 Total population: 40,760 2016 Total population: 39,844
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the total population of the City of Wodonga was estimated to be 39,844 people. It is expected to increase by over 12,900 people to 52,824 by 2031, at an average annual growth rate of 2.86%. This is based on an increase of over 4,700 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household rising from 2.48 to 2.53 by 2031.

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