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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Knox

Household types

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

Analysing the future household structure in City of Knox, 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
City of Knox201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents22,46939.223,37536.725,61035.5+3,141
Couples without dependents14,26024.917,03626.719,40326.9+5,143
Group households1,4162.51,5032.41,6892.3+273
Lone person households11,43420.013,35121.015,95722.1+4,523
One parent family5,95610.46,49910.27,37810.2+1,422
Other families1,7733.11,9273.02,1443.0+371

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, April 2019.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 2,144 One parent family, 2041: 7,378 Lone person households, 2041: 15,957 Group households, 2041: 1,689 Couples without dependents, 2041: 19,403 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 25,610 Other families, 2026: 1,927 One parent family, 2026: 6,499 Lone person households, 2026: 13,351 Group households, 2026: 1,503 Couples without dependents, 2026: 17,036 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 23,375 Other families, 2016: 1,773 One parent family, 2016: 5,956 Lone person households, 2016: 11,434 Group households, 2016: 1,416 Couples without dependents, 2016: 14,260 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 22,469
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, April 2019.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 217 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 879 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 2,606 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 186 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 2,367 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 2,235 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 154 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 543 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,917 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 87 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 2,776 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 906
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, April 2019.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Knox was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 39.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 2,776 households and account for 26.7% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 87 households, to comprise 2.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.5% in 2016.

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