Frankston CityPopulation 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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Household types

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

Analysing the future household structure in Frankston City, 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
Frankston City201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents16,73230.117,46028.917,86828.1+1,136
Couples without dependents14,07525.315,71326.016,65726.2+2,582
Group households1,9573.52,1063.52,2433.5+286
Lone person households14,33525.815,92326.417,19427.0+2,859
One parent family7,16912.97,69612.88,09112.7+922
Other families1,3552.41,4512.41,5212.4+166

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, July 2018.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 1,521 One parent family, 2036: 8,091 Lone person households, 2036: 17,194 Group households, 2036: 2,243 Couples without dependents, 2036: 16,657 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 17,868 Other families, 2026: 1,451 One parent family, 2026: 7,696 Lone person households, 2026: 15,923 Group households, 2026: 2,106 Couples without dependents, 2026: 15,713 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 17,460 Other families, 2016: 1,355 One parent family, 2016: 7,169 Lone person households, 2016: 14,335 Group households, 2016: 1,957 Couples without dependents, 2016: 14,075 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 16,732
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 70 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 395 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 1,271 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 137 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 944 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 408 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 96 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 527 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,588 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 149 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 1,638 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 728
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Frankston City was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 30.1% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 1,638 households and account for 26.0% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 96 households, to comprise 2.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.4% in 2016.

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