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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Frankston City

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 City201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents16,72130.517,56529.018,20327.2+1,482
Couples without dependents12,71423.214,75624.416,68624.9+3,972
Group households1,9043.52,0483.42,2763.4+372
Lone person households14,75626.916,66527.619,65229.3+4,896
One parent family7,27613.37,85013.08,48812.7+1,212
Other families1,5272.81,5912.61,7112.6+184

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, September 2018.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 1,711 One parent family, 2041: 8,488 Lone person households, 2041: 19,652 Group households, 2041: 2,276 Couples without dependents, 2041: 16,686 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 18,203 Other families, 2026: 1,591 One parent family, 2026: 7,850 Lone person households, 2026: 16,665 Group households, 2026: 2,048 Couples without dependents, 2026: 14,756 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 17,565 Other families, 2016: 1,527 One parent family, 2016: 7,276 Lone person households, 2016: 14,756 Group households, 2016: 1,904 Couples without dependents, 2016: 12,714 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 16,721
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 120 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 638 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 2,987 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 228 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 1,930 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 638 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 64 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 574 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,909 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 144 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 2,042 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 844
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Frankston City was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 30.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 2,042 households and account for 24.4% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 64 households, to comprise 2.6% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.8% in 2016.

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