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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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Blacktown City

Population summary

Between 2016 and 2036, the population for Blacktown City is forecast to increase by 157,686 persons (45.37% growth), at an average annual change of 1.89%.

This table summarises the population for Blacktown City and each of its small areas. This enables you to see how population change is affecting different parts of the LGA in different ways. Some small areas may be rapidly growing whilst others are stable or even declining in population.

Continue to the forecast results section to see detailed forecasts of population, households, and dwellings for each of the small areas.

Please note that population numbers in forecast.id for the 2016 base year are derived from Estimated Resident Population from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. These differ from (and are usually higher than) Census counts as they factor in population missed by the Census and population overseas on Census night. They are generally considered a more accurate measure of population size than Census counts.

Population summary
Blacktown CityForecast yearChange between 2016 and 2036
Area20162021202620312036Total changeAvg. annual % change
Blacktown City347,592388,386430,299469,824505,278+157,686+1.89
Acacia Gardens - Parklea7,4927,5347,5657,6117,694+202+0.13
Alex Avenue Release Area4,40810,78516,70519,64119,174+14,766+7.63
Bidwill4,4064,4194,4744,5244,608+202+0.22
Blackett3,5413,5703,6123,6843,734+193+0.27
Blacktown48,85454,39257,29060,12562,780+13,926+1.26
Bungarribee2,7432,8102,7192,6472,594-149-0.28
Colebee1,9924,2894,2694,1904,143+2,151+3.73
Dean Park3,3123,3073,3373,3403,390+78+0.12
Dharruk2,8512,8462,8792,8922,898+47+0.08
Doonside13,97314,65915,21415,76316,232+2,259+0.75
Emerton2,3152,3702,4012,4592,492+177+0.37
Glendenning5,2905,1905,1025,0725,056-234-0.23
Glenwood16,65216,61716,67816,96317,299+647+0.19
Hassall Grove4,6334,6464,7044,8244,941+308+0.32
Hebersham5,8575,8555,7795,7655,765-92-0.08
Kings Langley9,6279,7069,7349,8129,900+273+0.14
Kings Park3,5813,6323,6743,7373,804+223+0.30
Lalor Park7,7997,9848,1428,2458,403+603+0.37
Lethbridge Park4,8864,9525,0815,1945,293+407+0.40
Marayong7,9068,1218,3008,4608,615+709+0.43
Marsden Park - Shanes Park1,2496,62814,75424,29432,521+31,271+17.70
Marsden Park North - Riverstone West5771,1413,4397,81314,478+13,900+17.48
Minchinbury5,7655,7945,8095,8635,936+171+0.15
Mount Druitt17,21919,04521,16021,52421,860+4,641+1.20
Oakhurst7,1577,1357,2407,4117,594+437+0.30
Plumpton9,4539,88110,59311,23711,537+2,084+1.00
Prospect - Huntingwood - Arndell Park4,9265,9836,1986,4386,699+1,773+1.55
Quakers Hill27,90029,36731,89832,86033,431+5,531+0.91
Riverstone East - Area 207064,25310,24717,36025,661+24,955+19.68
Riverstone Release Area8,65214,07919,95926,01431,280+22,628+6.64
Rooty Hill - Eastern Creek15,89616,77717,69818,32019,023+3,127+0.90
Ropes Crossing6,3567,1187,0076,8036,680+324+0.25
Schofields - Schofields West1,3513,3705,4327,1237,068+5,717+8.63
Seven Hills20,09521,43522,31523,09223,836+3,741+0.86
Shalvey3,5593,4303,4153,4193,460-99-0.14
Stanhope Gardens - Kellyville Ridge19,95020,52820,41420,26620,223+273+0.07
The Ponds10,16410,28510,25710,0239,872-293-0.15
Toongabbie5,1275,3345,4345,5565,690+563+0.52
Tregear4,0124,0884,1964,1994,235+223+0.27
Whalan6,1636,1746,1956,2166,265+102+0.08
Willmot2,5032,5222,5532,5862,597+94+0.18
Woodcroft6,6946,3346,4286,4586,519-175-0.13

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

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