City of WyndhamPopulation 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 Wyndham

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Wyndham was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Wyndham, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
City of Wyndham201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents33,68145.550,06745.264,83143.9+31,150
Couples without dependents19,08225.828,56525.838,78826.2+19,706
Group households2,2433.02,9812.73,5012.4+1,258
Lone person households9,15312.414,89513.422,22015.0+13,067
One parent family7,1499.710,1219.112,8318.7+5,682
Other families2,7713.74,2213.85,6523.8+2,881

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 5,652 One parent family, 2036: 12,831 Lone person households, 2036: 22,220 Group households, 2036: 3,501 Couples without dependents, 2036: 38,788 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 64,831 Other families, 2026: 4,221 One parent family, 2026: 10,121 Lone person households, 2026: 14,895 Group households, 2026: 2,981 Couples without dependents, 2026: 28,565 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 50,067 Other families, 2016: 2,771 One parent family, 2016: 7,149 Lone person households, 2016: 9,153 Group households, 2016: 2,243 Couples without dependents, 2016: 19,082 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 33,681
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 1,431 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 2,710 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 7,325 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 520 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 10,223 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 14,764 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 1,450 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 2,972 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 5,742 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 738 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 9,483 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 16,386
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Wyndham was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 45.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 16,386 households and account for 45.2% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 738 households, to comprise 2.7% of all households in 2026, compared to 3.0% in 2016.

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