Yarra Ranges CouncilPopulation 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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Yarra Ranges Shire

Non-private dwellings

1,407 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Yarra Ranges 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
Yarra Ranges ShireYearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Yarra Ranges Shire1,4072,371+9640+959
Belgrave - Selby33000
Belgrave Heights & Surrounds11000
Chirnside Park3737000
Gruyere - Coldstream - Yering00000
Healesville & Surrounds256376+1200+115
Hilltop Towns2222000
Kallista & Surrounds00000
Kilsyth263383+1200+119
Launching Place - Woori Yallock - Don Valley13153+1400+140
Lilydale177337+1600+159
Monbulk - Silvan00000
Montrose225385+1600+159
Mooroolbark196340+1440+144
Mount Evelyn2626000
Rural South & East00000
Seville - Seville East00000
Upwey & Surrounds00000
Wandin & Surrounds00000
Warburton & Surrounds4787+400+40
Yarra Glen & Surrounds2222000
Yarra Junction - Millgrove - Wesburn119199+800+80

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

Key findings

There were 1,407 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Yarra Ranges Shire in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Yarra Ranges Shire is expected to increase to 1,997 persons in 2026 and to 2,371 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2026, Lilydale is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 160 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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