Bathurst Regional 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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Bathurst Regional

Non-private dwellings

2,186 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Bathurst Regional in 2018.

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
Bathurst RegionalYearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162036Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Bathurst Regional2,1272,427+3000+300
Abercrombie - Llanarth8282000
Bathurst (Central)369369000
Eglinton00000
Kelso (North) - Laffing Waters61241+1800+179
Kelso (South)7878000
Mitchell - Robin Hill - Mount Panorama1,0951,095000
Raglan - Perthville6464000
Rural Remainder193193000
South Bathurst - Gormans Hill - White Rock146266+1200+120
West Bathurst00000
Windradyne3838000

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

Key findings

There were 2,127 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Bathurst Regional in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Bathurst Regional is expected to increase to 2,307 persons in 2026 and to 2,427 persons in 2036.

Between 2016 and 2026, Kelso (North) - Laffing Waters is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 180 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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