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Kincumber South - Bensville - Empire Bay - Killcare

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Kincumber South - Bensville - Empire Bay - Killcare was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Central Coast Council area, 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
Kincumber South - Bensville - Empire Bay - Killcare201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,20831.21,17729.01,13427.4-74
Couples without dependents1,33534.51,52337.51,59138.5+256
Group households571.5581.4591.4+2
Lone person households90923.595823.61,00824.4+99
One parent family3098.02997.43007.3-9
Other families491.3471.2451.1-4

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 45 One parent family, 2036: 300 Lone person households, 2036: 1,008 Group households, 2036: 59 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,591 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,134 Other families, 2026: 47 One parent family, 2026: 299 Lone person households, 2026: 958 Group households, 2026: 58 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,523 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,177 Other families, 2016: 49 One parent family, 2016: 309 Lone person households, 2016: 909 Group households, 2016: 57 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,335 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,208
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 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: -2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 1 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 50 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 68 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: -43 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: -2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -10 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 49 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 188 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -31
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Kincumber South - Bensville - Empire Bay - Killcare was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 34.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 188 households and account for 37.5% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 31 households, to comprise 29.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 31.2% in 2016.

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