Wyndham City Council
Population, households and dwellings
The number of dwellings in the Wyndham City Council is forecast to grow from 59,757 in 2011 to 105,877 in 2026, with the average household size rising from 2.91 to 2.92 by 2026.
This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the Wyndham City Council. The period 2011 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|
|Wyndham City Council||Forecast year|
|Change in population (5yrs)||--||43,084||41,973||43,560||45,410||43,583|
|Average annual change||--||4.71||3.72||3.24||2.90||2.44|
|Average household size||2.91||2.92||2.93||2.92||2.90||2.88|
|Population in non private dwellings||1,596||1,681||1,746||1,806||1,896||2,016|
|Dwelling occupancy rate||95.00||94.97||94.99||94.92||94.84||94.77|
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id The population experts, April 2014.
In 2011, the total population of the Wyndham City Council was estimated to be 166,665 people. It is expected to increase by over 128,000 people to 295,282 by 2026, at an average annual growth rate of 3.89%. This is based on an increase of over 43,700 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household rising from 2.91 to 2.92 by 2026.