Central Coast NSWPopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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Welcome to the Central Coast Council area population forecasts

The Central Coast Council area population forecast for 2018 is 342,548, and is forecast to grow to 414,615 by 2036.

The Central Coast Council area population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2016 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in December 2017 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the Central Coast Council area. Forecasts are available for each year from 2016 to 2036.

Forecast areas
Central Coast Council area
Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 414,615 2035 forecast population: 410,134 2034 forecast population: 406,047 2033 forecast population: 401,998 2032 forecast population: 398,003 2031 forecast population: 394,019 2030 forecast population: 389,486 2029 forecast population: 385,458 2028 forecast population: 381,436 2027 forecast population: 377,697 2026 forecast population: 373,925 2025 forecast population: 369,841 2024 forecast population: 366,177 2023 forecast population: 362,588 2022 forecast population: 358,826 2021 forecast population: 354,915 2020 forecast population: 350,505 2019 forecast population: 346,459 2018 forecast population: 342,548 2017 forecast population: 338,839 2016 forecast population: 335,309
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id, December 2017.
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