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Coolaroo

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Coolaroo was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Hume 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
Coolaroo201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents41137.542436.644535.3+34
Couples without dependents22520.523920.726921.3+44
Group households211.9232.0262.1+5
Lone person households19718.021218.324419.3+47
One parent family20218.421418.522617.9+24
Other families393.6453.9524.1+13

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 52 One parent family, 2041: 226 Lone person households, 2041: 244 Group households, 2041: 26 Couples without dependents, 2041: 269 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 445 Other families, 2026: 45 One parent family, 2026: 214 Lone person households, 2026: 212 Group households, 2026: 23 Couples without dependents, 2026: 239 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 424 Other families, 2016: 39 One parent family, 2016: 202 Lone person households, 2016: 197 Group households, 2016: 21 Couples without dependents, 2016: 225 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 411
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 7 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 12 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 32 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 3 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 30 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 21 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 6 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 12 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 15 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 14 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 13
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Coolaroo 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 Lone person households, which will increase by 15 households and account for 18.3% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 2 households, to comprise 2.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.9% in 2016.

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