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Maidstone

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Maidstone was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Maribyrnong, 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
Maidstone201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents97827.21,18528.11,76027.6+782
Couples without dependents77321.588521.01,34121.1+568
Group households3339.33688.75779.1+244
Lone person households91925.61,09726.01,67326.3+754
One parent family43012.049811.873411.5+304
Other families1614.51844.42814.4+120

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 281 One parent family, 2041: 734 Lone person households, 2041: 1,673 Group households, 2041: 577 Couples without dependents, 2041: 1,341 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 1,760 Other families, 2026: 184 One parent family, 2026: 498 Lone person households, 2026: 1,097 Group households, 2026: 368 Couples without dependents, 2026: 885 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,185 Other families, 2016: 161 One parent family, 2016: 430 Lone person households, 2016: 919 Group households, 2016: 333 Couples without dependents, 2016: 773 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 978
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, June 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: 97 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 236 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 576 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 209 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 456 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 575 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 23 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 68 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 178 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 35 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 112 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 207
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, June 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Maidstone was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 27.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 207 households and account for 28.1% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 23 households, to comprise 4.4% of all households in 2026, compared to 4.5% in 2016.

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