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Miners Rest - Mitchell Park

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Ballarat. The period 2016 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
Miners Rest - Mitchell ParkForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population4,4394,8525,2645,6836,143
Change in population (5yrs)--413411419461
Average annual change--1.80%1.64%1.54%1.57%
Households1,5501,7281,9132,1032,298
Average household size2.862.802.752.702.67
Population in non private dwellings1111111111
Dwellings1,6351,8202,0142,2142,419
Dwelling occupancy rate94.8094.9594.9994.9995.00

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.67 2035 Average household size: 2.67 2034 Average household size: 2.68 2033 Average household size: 2.68 2032 Average household size: 2.69 2031 Average household size: 2.70 2030 Average household size: 2.70 2029 Average household size: 2.71 2028 Average household size: 2.72 2027 Average household size: 2.73 2026 Average household size: 2.75 2025 Average household size: 2.76 2024 Average household size: 2.77 2023 Average household size: 2.78 2022 Average household size: 2.79 2021 Average household size: 2.80 2020 Average household size: 2.81 2019 Average household size: 2.82 2018 Average household size: 2.83 2017 Average household size: 2.83 2016 Average household size: 2.86 2036 Average household size: 2.67 2035 Average household size: 2.67 2034 Average household size: 2.68 2033 Average household size: 2.68 2032 Average household size: 2.69 2031 Average household size: 2.70 2030 Average household size: 2.70 2029 Average household size: 2.71 2028 Average household size: 2.72 2027 Average household size: 2.73 2026 Average household size: 2.75 2025 Average household size: 2.76 2024 Average household size: 2.77 2023 Average household size: 2.78 2022 Average household size: 2.79 2021 Average household size: 2.80 2020 Average household size: 2.81 2019 Average household size: 2.82 2018 Average household size: 2.83 2017 Average household size: 2.83 2036 Households: 2,298 2035 Households: 2,259 2034 Households: 2,220 2033 Households: 2,181 2032 Households: 2,142 2031 Households: 2,103 2030 Households: 2,065 2029 Households: 2,026 2028 Households: 1,987 2027 Households: 1,948 2026 Households: 1,913 2025 Households: 1,879 2024 Households: 1,843 2023 Households: 1,805 2022 Households: 1,768 2021 Households: 1,729 2020 Households: 1,692 2019 Households: 1,652 2018 Households: 1,614 2017 Households: 1,579 2016 Households: 1,550 2036 Total population: 6,143 2035 Total population: 6,047 2034 Total population: 5,956 2033 Total population: 5,863 2032 Total population: 5,769 2031 Total population: 5,683 2030 Total population: 5,591 2029 Total population: 5,507 2028 Total population: 5,419 2027 Total population: 5,330 2026 Total population: 5,264 2025 Total population: 5,191 2024 Total population: 5,121 2023 Total population: 5,038 2022 Total population: 4,942 2021 Total population: 4,852 2020 Total population: 4,763 2019 Total population: 4,669 2018 Total population: 4,577 2017 Total population: 4,487 2016 Total population: 4,439
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
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