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City of Melton

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Melton. 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
City of MeltonForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036204120462051
Population141,420179,658229,298284,579342,736399,542446,677485,061
Change in population (5yrs)--38,23849,64055,28258,15756,80547,13638,384
Average annual change--4.90%5.00%4.41%3.79%3.11%2.26%1.66%
Households45,33956,52072,41890,487109,836128,656144,519157,409
Average household size3.083.133.123.113.083.073.063.05
Population in non private dwellings1,7432,9613,2873,6003,9544,3644,9305,220
Dwellings47,03658,53774,92093,538113,508132,958149,344162,650
Dwelling occupancy rate96.3996.5596.6696.7496.7696.7696.7796.78

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2019.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2051 Average household size: 3.05 2050 Average household size: 3.04 2049 Average household size: 3.05 2048 Average household size: 3.05 2047 Average household size: 3.06 2046 Average household size: 3.06 2045 Average household size: 3.06 2044 Average household size: 3.06 2043 Average household size: 3.07 2042 Average household size: 3.07 2041 Average household size: 3.07 2040 Average household size: 3.07 2039 Average household size: 3.08 2038 Average household size: 3.08 2037 Average household size: 3.08 2036 Average household size: 3.08 2035 Average household size: 3.09 2034 Average household size: 3.10 2033 Average household size: 3.10 2032 Average household size: 3.10 2031 Average household size: 3.11 2030 Average household size: 3.11 2029 Average household size: 3.11 2028 Average household size: 3.12 2027 Average household size: 3.12 2026 Average household size: 3.12 2025 Average household size: 3.13 2024 Average household size: 3.13 2023 Average household size: 3.14 2022 Average household size: 3.14 2021 Average household size: 3.13 2020 Average household size: 3.13 2019 Average household size: 3.13 2018 Average household size: 3.13 2017 Average household size: 3.09 2016 Average household size: 3.08 2051 Average household size: 3.05 2050 Average household size: 3.04 2049 Average household size: 3.05 2048 Average household size: 3.05 2047 Average household size: 3.06 2046 Average household size: 3.06 2045 Average household size: 3.06 2044 Average household size: 3.06 2043 Average household size: 3.07 2042 Average household size: 3.07 2041 Average household size: 3.07 2040 Average household size: 3.07 2039 Average household size: 3.08 2038 Average household size: 3.08 2037 Average household size: 3.08 2036 Average household size: 3.08 2035 Average household size: 3.09 2034 Average household size: 3.10 2033 Average household size: 3.10 2032 Average household size: 3.10 2031 Average household size: 3.11 2030 Average household size: 3.11 2029 Average household size: 3.11 2028 Average household size: 3.12 2027 Average household size: 3.12 2026 Average household size: 3.12 2025 Average household size: 3.13 2024 Average household size: 3.13 2023 Average household size: 3.14 2022 Average household size: 3.14 2021 Average household size: 3.13 2020 Average household size: 3.13 2019 Average household size: 3.13 2018 Average household size: 3.13 2017 Average household size: 3.09 2051 Households: 157,409 2050 Households: 155,035 2049 Households: 152,551 2048 Households: 149,942 2047 Households: 147,301 2046 Households: 144,525 2045 Households: 141,603 2044 Households: 138,555 2043 Households: 135,379 2042 Households: 132,078 2041 Households: 128,657 2040 Households: 124,962 2039 Households: 121,190 2038 Households: 117,413 2037 Households: 113,624 2036 Households: 109,834 2035 Households: 105,960 2034 Households: 102,020 2033 Households: 98,112 2032 Households: 94,300 2031 Households: 90,484 2030 Households: 86,847 2029 Households: 83,300 2028 Households: 79,750 2027 Households: 76,101 2026 Households: 72,420 2025 Households: 68,827 2024 Households: 65,417 2023 Households: 62,163 2022 Households: 59,203 2021 Households: 56,522 2020 Households: 54,061 2019 Households: 51,878 2018 Households: 49,375 2017 Households: 47,219 2016 Households: 45,334 2051 Total population: 485,061 2050 Total population: 476,783 2049 Total population: 470,833 2048 Total population: 462,021 2047 Total population: 455,741 2046 Total population: 446,677 2045 Total population: 438,582 2044 Total population: 429,444 2043 Total population: 420,349 2042 Total population: 409,896 2041 Total population: 399,542 2040 Total population: 388,319 2039 Total population: 377,101 2038 Total population: 366,095 2037 Total population: 354,597 2036 Total population: 342,736 2035 Total population: 331,455 2034 Total population: 319,740 2033 Total population: 307,965 2032 Total population: 296,671 2031 Total population: 284,579 2030 Total population: 273,508 2029 Total population: 262,933 2028 Total population: 252,137 2027 Total population: 240,794 2026 Total population: 229,298 2025 Total population: 218,264 2024 Total population: 207,821 2023 Total population: 197,858 2022 Total population: 188,811 2021 Total population: 179,658 2020 Total population: 172,017 2019 Total population: 164,984 2018 Total population: 156,929 2017 Total population: 148,634 2016 Total population: 141,420
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
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