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City of BurnsidePopulation forecast

City of Burnside

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in City of Burnside was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Burnside, 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
City of Burnside201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
Couple families with dependents5,93033.06,37332.46,60731.8+677
Couples without dependents4,77026.55,13726.25,42626.1+656
Group households5323.05772.95992.9+67
Lone person households5,04828.15,69729.06,22329.9+1,175
One parent family1,3977.81,5277.81,5847.6+187
Other families3021.73321.73461.7+44
Source: Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id (informed decisions), September 2020.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in City of Burnside was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 33.0% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 649 households and account for 29.0% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 30 households, to comprise 1.7% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.7% in 2016.

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