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Golden Point - Mount Pleasant - Canadian

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Golden Point - Mount Pleasant - Canadian was 'Lone person households', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Ballarat, 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
Golden Point - Mount Pleasant - Canadian201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents81824.497324.395822.7+140
Couples without dependents89126.61,09327.31,16727.7+276
Group households2647.92666.62646.30
Lone person households91327.21,13728.31,27430.2+361
One parent family40412.047111.747811.3+74
Other families641.9711.8711.7+7

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 71 One parent family, 2036: 478 Lone person households, 2036: 1,274 Group households, 2036: 264 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,167 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 958 Other families, 2026: 71 One parent family, 2026: 471 Lone person households, 2026: 1,137 Group households, 2026: 266 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,093 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 973 Other families, 2016: 64 One parent family, 2016: 404 Lone person households, 2016: 913 Group households, 2016: 264 Couples without dependents, 2016: 891 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 818
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 0 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 7 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 137 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: -2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 74 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: -15 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 7 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 67 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 224 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 202 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 155
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Golden Point - Mount Pleasant - Canadian was Lone person households, which accounted for 27.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 224 households and account for 28.3% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 2 households, to comprise 6.6% of all households in 2026, compared to 7.9% in 2016.

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