In 2016, the dominant household type in Kyabram (West) was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.
Analysing the future household structure in Shire of Campaspe, 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|
|Kyabram (West)||2016||2026||2036||Change between 2016 and 2036|
|Couple families with dependents||416||23.4||459||24.4||527||25.4||+111||43||68||0.0000||0.0000||26.6826916662815||43|
|Couples without dependents||591||33.2||627||33.4||673||32.4||+82||36||46||0.0000||0.0000||13.8747882593098||36|
|Lone person households||538||30.3||531||28.2||572||27.6||+34||-7||41||0.0000||0.0000||6.3197024847639||-7|
|One parent family||164||9.2||187||9.9||214||10.3||+50||23||27||0.0000||0.0000||30.4878030190364||23|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, December 2017.
In 2016, the dominant household type in Kyabram (West) was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 33.2% of all households.
The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 43 households and account for 24.4% of all households.
In contrast Lone person households is forecast to decrease by 7 households, to comprise 28.2% of all households in 2026, compared to 30.3% in 2016.