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Earlwood

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Earlwood was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without 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
Earlwood201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents2,64140.92,58938.82,61537.8-26
Couples without dependents1,57924.41,80227.02,03029.3+451
Group households1432.21432.11452.1+2
Lone person households1,15317.81,19017.81,15016.6-3
One parent family67010.466510.06829.9+12
Other families2754.32854.32954.3+20

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 295 One parent family, 2036: 682 Lone person households, 2036: 1,150 Group households, 2036: 145 Couples without dependents, 2036: 2,030 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 2,615 Other families, 2026: 285 One parent family, 2026: 665 Lone person households, 2026: 1,190 Group households, 2026: 143 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,802 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 2,589 Other families, 2016: 275 One parent family, 2016: 670 Lone person households, 2016: 1,153 Group households, 2016: 143 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,579 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 2,641
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: 10 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 17 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: -40 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 228 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 26 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 10 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -5 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 37 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 0 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 223 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -52
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Earlwood was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 40.9% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 223 households and account for 27.0% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 52 households, to comprise 38.8% of all households in 2026, compared to 40.9% in 2016.

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