City of BaysidePopulation forecast
Skip to content

Cheltenham

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Cheltenham was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Bayside, 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
Cheltenham201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents50233.362232.772231.5+220
Couples without dependents42728.355028.967129.2+244
Group households392.6512.7612.7+22
Lone person households38425.548925.761426.8+230
One parent family1389.21688.82018.8+63
Other families171.1211.1261.1+9

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 26 One parent family, 2036: 201 Lone person households, 2036: 614 Group households, 2036: 61 Couples without dependents, 2036: 671 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 722 Other families, 2026: 21 One parent family, 2026: 168 Lone person households, 2026: 489 Group households, 2026: 51 Couples without dependents, 2026: 550 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 622 Other families, 2016: 17 One parent family, 2016: 138 Lone person households, 2016: 384 Group households, 2016: 39 Couples without dependents, 2016: 427 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 502
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: 5 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 33 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 125 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 10 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 121 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 100 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 30 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 105 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 12 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 123 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 120
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Cheltenham was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 33.3% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 123 households and account for 28.9% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 4 households, to comprise 1.1% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.1% in 2016.

v19.10.16-1.0.0