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Wyong Shire

Non-private dwellings

2,327 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Wyong Shire in 2017.

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
Wyong ShireYearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area20112036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Wyong Shire2,0423,092+1,0500+1,050
Gorokan SPD429629+2000+200
Northern Lakes SPD1111000
Ourimbah - Rural South SPD3333000
Rural West SPD1212000
San Remo - Budgewoi SPD44000
Southern Lakes SPD402502+1000+100
The Entrance SPD454654+2000+200
Toukley SPD316516+2000+199
Warnervale - Wadalba SPD259509+2500+250
Wyong SPD123223+1000+100

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2015.

Key findings

There were 2,042 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Wyong Shire in 2011. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Wyong Shire is expected to increase to 2,777 persons in 2026 and with a gain 3,092 persons in 2036.

Between 2011 and 2026, Warnervale - Wadalba SPD is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 250 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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