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Armadale City

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Armadale City was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Armadale City, 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
Armadale City201620312041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents10,75435.516,91636.519,99136.2+9,237
Couples without dependents7,64325.312,77027.515,49028.0+7,847
Group households8993.01,2092.61,4322.6+533
Lone person households6,31120.99,38320.211,19120.3+4,880
One parent family3,61011.94,70010.15,4839.9+1,873
Other families1,0513.51,3753.01,6593.0+608

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2018.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 1,659 One parent family, 2041: 5,483 Lone person households, 2041: 11,191 Group households, 2041: 1,432 Couples without dependents, 2041: 15,490 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 19,991 Other families, 2031: 1,375 One parent family, 2031: 4,700 Lone person households, 2031: 9,383 Group households, 2031: 1,209 Couples without dependents, 2031: 12,770 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 16,916 Other families, 2016: 1,051 One parent family, 2016: 3,610 Lone person households, 2016: 6,311 Group households, 2016: 899 Couples without dependents, 2016: 7,643 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 10,754
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2031 to 2041: 284 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2041: 783 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2041: 1,808 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2041: 223 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2041: 2,720 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2041: 3,075 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: 324 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 1,090 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: 3,072 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: 310 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 5,127 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 6,162
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Armadale City was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 35.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 6,162 households and account for 36.5% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 310 households, to comprise 2.6% of all households in 2031, compared to 3.0% in 2016.

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