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In 2016, the dominant household type in Broken Hill City was 'Lone person households', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.
Analysing the future household structure in Broken Hill City, 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|
|Broken Hill City||2016||2026||2046||Change between 2016 and 2046|
|Couple families with dependents||1,657||20.6||1,769||21.1||1,688||20.6||+31|
|Couples without dependents||2,056||25.6||2,157||25.8||2,107||25.8||+51|
|Lone person households||2,831||35.3||2,887||34.5||2,877||35.2||+46|
|One parent family||1,105||13.8||1,166||13.9||1,134||13.9||+29|
In 2016, the dominant household type in Broken Hill City was Lone person households, which accounted for 35.3% of all households.
The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 112 households and account for 21.1% of all households.
In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 0 households, to comprise 2.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.1% in 2016.
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