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Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Canterbury Bankstown, 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
Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents60640.286141.091640.7+310
Couples without dependents24816.441319.751522.9+267
Group households432.8562.7642.8+21
Lone person households27118.031915.228912.8+18
One parent family24015.932915.734515.3+105
Other families1016.71205.71245.5+23

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 124 One parent family, 2036: 345 Lone person households, 2036: 289 Group households, 2036: 64 Couples without dependents, 2036: 515 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 916 Other families, 2026: 120 One parent family, 2026: 329 Lone person households, 2026: 319 Group households, 2026: 56 Couples without dependents, 2026: 413 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 861 Other families, 2016: 101 One parent family, 2016: 240 Lone person households, 2016: 271 Group households, 2016: 43 Couples without dependents, 2016: 248 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 606
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 16 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: -30 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 8 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 102 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 55 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 19 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 89 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 48 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 13 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 165 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 255
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Birrong - Regents Park - Potts Hill was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 40.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 255 households and account for 41.0% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 13 households, to comprise 2.7% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.8% in 2016.

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