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Joondalup

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Joondalup was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Joondalup 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
Joondalup201620312041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents93626.194021.81,08220.5+146
Couples without dependents1,08030.11,34431.11,60230.3+522
Group households2657.42956.83827.2+117
Lone person households85423.81,21328.11,58229.9+728
One parent family3259.13909.04678.8+142
Other families1303.61393.21703.2+40

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 170 One parent family, 2041: 467 Lone person households, 2041: 1,582 Group households, 2041: 382 Couples without dependents, 2041: 1,602 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 1,082 Other families, 2031: 139 One parent family, 2031: 390 Lone person households, 2031: 1,213 Group households, 2031: 295 Couples without dependents, 2031: 1,344 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 940 Other families, 2016: 130 One parent family, 2016: 325 Lone person households, 2016: 854 Group households, 2016: 265 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,080 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 936
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2031 to 2041: 31 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2041: 77 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2041: 369 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2041: 87 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2041: 258 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2041: 142 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: 9 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 65 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: 359 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: 30 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 264 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 4
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Joondalup was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 30.1% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 359 households and account for 28.1% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to increase by 4 households, to comprise 21.8% of all households in 2031, compared to 26.1% in 2016.

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