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Crescent Head - Kundabung

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Crescent Head - Kundabung was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Kempsey Shire, 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
Crescent Head - Kundabung201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents23024.320920.823120.6+1
Couples without dependents30031.732232.035331.5+53
Group households404.2474.7514.5+11
Lone person households25426.830930.735531.7+101
One parent family10611.210110.011310.1+7
Other families171.8181.8181.6+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: 18 One parent family, 2036: 113 Lone person households, 2036: 355 Group households, 2036: 51 Couples without dependents, 2036: 353 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 231 Other families, 2026: 18 One parent family, 2026: 101 Lone person households, 2026: 309 Group households, 2026: 47 Couples without dependents, 2026: 322 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 209 Other families, 2016: 17 One parent family, 2016: 106 Lone person households, 2016: 254 Group households, 2016: 40 Couples without dependents, 2016: 300 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 230
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: 0 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 12 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 46 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 4 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 31 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 22 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -5 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 55 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 7 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 22 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -21
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Crescent Head - Kundabung was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 31.7% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 55 households and account for 30.7% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 21 households, to comprise 20.8% of all households in 2026, compared to 24.3% in 2016.

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