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Narara - Niagara Park

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Narara - Niagara Park was 'Couple families with 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
Narara - Niagara Park201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,49537.51,42333.81,33431.3-161
Couples without dependents1,02425.71,23529.31,30730.7+283
Group households1213.01242.91232.9+2
Lone person households72718.281819.489721.1+170
One parent family52913.351812.350211.8-27
Other families942.4942.2932.2-1

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 93 One parent family, 2036: 502 Lone person households, 2036: 897 Group households, 2036: 123 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,307 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,334 Other families, 2026: 94 One parent family, 2026: 518 Lone person households, 2026: 818 Group households, 2026: 124 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,235 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,423 Other families, 2016: 94 One parent family, 2016: 529 Lone person households, 2016: 727 Group households, 2016: 121 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,024 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,495
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: -1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: -16 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 79 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: -1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 72 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: -89 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 0 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -11 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 91 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 3 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 211 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -72
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Narara - Niagara Park was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 37.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 211 households and account for 29.3% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 72 households, to comprise 33.8% of all households in 2026, compared to 37.5% in 2016.

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