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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 dependents22,53939.123,59636.725,69635.5+3,157
Couples without dependents14,41825.017,31426.919,66727.1+5,249
Group households1,4652.51,5512.41,7252.4+260
Lone person households11,49419.913,47220.915,98322.1+4,489
One parent family5,89110.26,3979.97,1739.9+1,282
Other families1,8253.22,0033.12,2123.1+387

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 2,212 One parent family, 2041: 7,173 Lone person households, 2041: 15,983 Group households, 2041: 1,725 Couples without dependents, 2041: 19,667 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 25,696 Other families, 2026: 2,003 One parent family, 2026: 6,397 Lone person households, 2026: 13,472 Group households, 2026: 1,551 Couples without dependents, 2026: 17,314 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 23,596 Other families, 2016: 1,825 One parent family, 2016: 5,891 Lone person households, 2016: 11,494 Group households, 2016: 1,465 Couples without dependents, 2016: 14,418 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 22,539
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 209 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 776 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 2,511 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 174 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 2,353 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 2,100 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 178 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 506 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,978 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 86 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 2,896 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 1,057
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the City of Knox was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 39.1% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 2,896 households and account for 26.9% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 86 households, to comprise 2.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.5% in 2016.

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