Bega Valley ShirePopulation 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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Bega Valley Shire

Dwellings and development map

Between 2016 and 2036, Tura - Mirador & District is forecast for the greatest increase in development of new dwellings in Bega Valley Shire.

Visualising the geographic pattern of growth in dwelling stock across Bega Valley Shire is a good starting point for assessing the scale and type of change each part of the area is undergoing. Some areas will be experiencing significant growth in new dwellings, either through greenfield development or densification and renewal.

However it would be a mistake to assume that areas not experiencing significant housing development are not undergoing change. Other processes will be at work such as the aging-in-place of the existing population and changing household structures. The age structure and household type maps will uncover these population shifts.

Forecast dwellings and development map
Bega Valley Shire, 2016 to 2036 percent change
Forecast dwellings and development
Bega Valley Shire20162036Change between 2016 and 2036
AreaNumber%Number%Number%
Bega Valley Shire17,673100.021,035100.0+3,362+19.0
Bega District2,37113.42,96314.1+592+25.0
Bega Rural9365.31,0715.1+135+14.4
Bermagui Coast - Wapengo & District1,7439.92,35811.2+615+35.3
Eden Coast1,95411.12,31011.0+356+18.2
Merimbula - Millingandi & District2,83716.13,13814.9+301+10.6
Pambula District1,4618.31,6377.8+176+12.0
Rural North1,2437.01,3706.5+127+10.2
Rural West1,4658.31,6167.7+151+10.3
Tathra - Kalaru & District1,77710.11,9249.1+147+8.3
Tura - Mirador & District1,88710.72,64912.6+762+40.4

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

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