Blue Mountains City
1,334 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Blue Mountains City in 2019.
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|
|Blue Mountains City||Year||Change between 2016 and 2036|
|Area||2016||2036||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Blue Mountains City||1,311||1,745||+434||0||+433||1,495||10||2019||1334||0|
|Blackheath - Western Townships||86||86||0||0||0||86||100||2019||85||0|
|Glenbrook - Lapstone||41||41||0||0||0||41||130||2019||41||0|
|Katoomba - Medlow Bath||153||257||+104||0||+104||177||150||2019||176||0|
|Lawson - Bullaburra||15||15||0||0||0||15||160||2019||15||0|
|Springwood - Valley Heights||399||499||+100||0||+99||449||190||2019||399||0|
|Winmalee - Yellow Rock||0||0||0||0||0||0||220||2019||0||0|
|Woodford - Linden||3||3||0||0||0||3||230||2019||2||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, November 2017.
There were 1,311 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Blue Mountains City in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Blue Mountains City is expected to increase to 1,495 persons in 2026 and to 1,745 persons in 2036.
Between 2016 and 2026, Leura is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 130 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.