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Parkville

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Melbourne. The period 2016 to 2031, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
ParkvilleForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population7,8989,1949,50910,19310,72811,153
Change in population (5yrs)--1,296315684535425
Average annual change--3.09%0.68%1.40%1.03%0.78%
Households2,2022,5882,6872,9482,9702,973
Average household size2.232.232.222.222.202.18
Population in non private dwellings2,9823,4213,5333,6464,1884,661
Dwellings2,4582,9023,0133,3273,3273,327
Dwelling occupancy rate89.5989.1889.1888.6189.2789.36

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.18 2040 Average household size: 2.19 2039 Average household size: 2.19 2038 Average household size: 2.19 2037 Average household size: 2.20 2036 Average household size: 2.20 2035 Average household size: 2.21 2034 Average household size: 2.21 2033 Average household size: 2.21 2032 Average household size: 2.22 2031 Average household size: 2.22 2030 Average household size: 2.23 2029 Average household size: 2.22 2028 Average household size: 2.23 2027 Average household size: 2.23 2026 Average household size: 2.22 2025 Average household size: 2.22 2024 Average household size: 2.22 2023 Average household size: 2.23 2022 Average household size: 2.23 2021 Average household size: 2.23 2020 Average household size: 2.24 2019 Average household size: 2.24 2018 Average household size: 2.24 2017 Average household size: 2.24 2016 Average household size: 2.23 2041 Average household size: 2.18 2040 Average household size: 2.19 2039 Average household size: 2.19 2038 Average household size: 2.19 2037 Average household size: 2.20 2036 Average household size: 2.20 2035 Average household size: 2.21 2034 Average household size: 2.21 2033 Average household size: 2.21 2032 Average household size: 2.22 2031 Average household size: 2.22 2030 Average household size: 2.23 2029 Average household size: 2.22 2028 Average household size: 2.23 2027 Average household size: 2.23 2026 Average household size: 2.22 2025 Average household size: 2.22 2024 Average household size: 2.22 2023 Average household size: 2.23 2022 Average household size: 2.23 2021 Average household size: 2.23 2020 Average household size: 2.24 2019 Average household size: 2.24 2018 Average household size: 2.24 2017 Average household size: 2.24 2041 Households: 2,973 2040 Households: 2,973 2039 Households: 2,973 2038 Households: 2,973 2037 Households: 2,973 2036 Households: 2,970 2035 Households: 2,967 2034 Households: 2,963 2033 Households: 2,960 2032 Households: 2,953 2031 Households: 2,947 2030 Households: 2,937 2029 Households: 2,833 2028 Households: 2,823 2027 Households: 2,814 2026 Households: 2,687 2025 Households: 2,608 2024 Households: 2,601 2023 Households: 2,593 2022 Households: 2,586 2021 Households: 2,588 2020 Households: 2,589 2019 Households: 2,591 2018 Households: 2,430 2017 Households: 2,342 2016 Households: 2,203 2041 Total population: 11,153 2040 Total population: 11,073 2039 Total population: 10,994 2038 Total population: 10,916 2037 Total population: 10,838 2036 Total population: 10,728 2035 Total population: 10,619 2034 Total population: 10,510 2033 Total population: 10,400 2032 Total population: 10,308 2031 Total population: 10,193 2030 Total population: 10,072 2029 Total population: 9,829 2028 Total population: 9,818 2027 Total population: 9,809 2026 Total population: 9,509 2025 Total population: 9,325 2024 Total population: 9,314 2023 Total population: 9,304 2022 Total population: 9,275 2021 Total population: 9,194 2020 Total population: 8,955 2019 Total population: 8,930 2018 Total population: 8,299 2017 Total population: 8,106 2016 Total population: 7,898
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, April 2019.
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