Trafalgar South - Yarragon South and District
In 2016, the dominant household type in Trafalgar South - Yarragon South and District was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'One parent family'.
Analysing the future household structure in Baw Baw Shire, 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|
|Trafalgar South - Yarragon South and District||2016||2026||2041||Change between 2016 and 2041|
|Couple families with dependents||509||33.2||500||31.5||523||31.4||+14||-9||23||0.0000||0.0000||2.75049110509841||-9|
|Couples without dependents||538||35.1||569||35.9||581||34.8||+43||31||12||0.0000||0.0000||7.9925649072014||31|
|Lone person households||346||22.6||359||22.6||393||23.6||+47||13||34||0.0000||0.0000||13.5838146363059||13|
|One parent family||80||5.2||115||7.2||125||7.5||+45||35||10||0.0000||0.0000||56.2499929687509||35|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, July 2019.
In 2016, the dominant household type in Trafalgar South - Yarragon South and District was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 35.1% of all households.
The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in One parent family, which will increase by 35 households and account for 7.2% of all households.
In contrast Group households is forecast to decrease by 12 households, to comprise 1.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.2% in 2016.