Town of East FremantlePopulation 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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Town of East Fremantle

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Town of East Fremantle was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Town of East Fremantle, 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
Town of East Fremantle201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents99332.51,14830.31,27429.4+281
Couples without dependents87028.51,13629.91,29529.9+425
Group households1384.51915.02074.8+69
Lone person households76625.197525.71,17627.1+410
One parent family2347.72797.43097.1+75
Other families501.6651.7721.7+22

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 72 One parent family, 2036: 309 Lone person households, 2036: 1,176 Group households, 2036: 207 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,295 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,274 Other families, 2026: 65 One parent family, 2026: 279 Lone person households, 2026: 975 Group households, 2026: 191 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,136 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,148 Other families, 2016: 50 One parent family, 2016: 234 Lone person households, 2016: 766 Group households, 2016: 138 Couples without dependents, 2016: 870 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 993
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: 7 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 30 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 201 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 16 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 159 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 126 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 15 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 45 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 209 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 53 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 266 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 155
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Town of East Fremantle was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 32.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 266 households and account for 29.9% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 15 households, to comprise 1.7% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.6% in 2016.

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