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Gosford City

Population summary

Between 2011 and 2036, the population for Gosford City is forecast to increase by 21,577 persons (12.87% growth), at an average annual change of 0.49%.

This table summarises the population for Gosford City and each of its small areas. This enables you to see how population change is affecting different parts of the LGA in different ways. Some small areas may be rapidly growing whilst others are stable or even declining in population.

Continue to the forecast results section to see detailed forecasts of population, households, and dwellings for each of the small areas.

Please note that population numbers in forecast.id for the 2011 base year are derived from Estimated Resident Population from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. These differ from (and are usually higher than) Census counts as they factor in population missed by the Census and population overseas on Census night. They are generally considered a more accurate measure of population size than Census counts.

Population summary
Gosford CityForecast yearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area201120162021202620312036Total changeAvg. annual % change
Gosford City167,618171,516176,692181,007184,862189,195+21,577+0.49
Avoca Beach - Picketts Valley - Copacabana - MacMasters Beach8,6298,8509,1529,3649,6149,894+1,264+0.55
Broken Bay5,8595,9556,1296,2466,3206,402+543+0.36
East Gosford - Point Frederick - Springfield10,11210,28610,54210,78511,11911,562+1,450+0.54
Erina - Green Point11,41111,72911,94412,34112,46212,608+1,197+0.40
Ettalong Beach - Booker Bay5,9546,2606,4006,6226,8777,155+1,201+0.74
Forresters Beach - Wamberal - Terrigal - North Avoca22,11622,60723,36123,64623,92024,229+2,113+0.37
Gosford - West Gosford4,9385,7397,1198,1419,0159,745+4,807+2.76
Holgate - Matcham - Erina Heights2,6232,6412,6562,6962,7762,868+245+0.36
Kincumber South - Bensville - Empire Bay5,7325,7975,9076,0346,2136,417+685+0.45
Lisarow - Mount Elliot5,3835,6075,6075,7295,9066,098+715+0.50
Narara - Niagara Park10,91210,83411,29911,77911,76111,725+813+0.29
North Gosford - Wyoming13,85514,30914,83514,94315,09815,325+1,470+0.40
Point Clare - Tascott - Koolewong6,4956,5336,5406,5806,6286,695+200+0.12
Umina Beach16,55416,83517,07617,30317,59117,968+1,413+0.33
Woy Woy - Blackwall 12,24712,45512,78012,99113,29213,662+1,415+0.44
Yattalunga - Saratoga - Davistown6,8576,9016,9296,9737,0347,104+247+0.14

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, September 2014.