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Haberfield

Household types

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

Analysing the future household structure in Inner West Council area, 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
Haberfield201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents99842.297342.11,00141.9+3
Couples without dependents58824.960025.961825.8+30
Group households662.8642.8662.80
Lone person households44919.042418.344718.7-2
One parent family1958.31858.01918.0-4
Other families672.8672.9682.8+1

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 68 One parent family, 2036: 191 Lone person households, 2036: 447 Group households, 2036: 66 Couples without dependents, 2036: 618 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,001 Other families, 2026: 67 One parent family, 2026: 185 Lone person households, 2026: 424 Group households, 2026: 64 Couples without dependents, 2026: 600 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 973 Other families, 2016: 67 One parent family, 2016: 195 Lone person households, 2016: 449 Group households, 2016: 66 Couples without dependents, 2016: 588 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 998
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 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: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 6 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 23 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 18 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 28 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 0 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -10 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: -25 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: -2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 12 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -25
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Haberfield was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 42.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 12 households and account for 25.9% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 25 households, to comprise 42.1% of all households in 2026, compared to 42.2% in 2016.

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