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Melton Township

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
Melton TownshipForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036204120462051
Population56,49565,17471,94875,51181,20790,05198,395100,847
Change in population (5yrs)--8,6796,7743,5635,6968,8448,3452,451
Average annual change--2.90%2.00%0.97%1.47%2.09%1.79%0.49%
Households19,85122,32424,68926,27528,59731,86134,98336,363
Average household size2.832.902.892.852.822.812.792.75
Population in non private dwellings386459519622622652652682
Dwellings20,78223,33325,79327,43829,85533,23836,47537,912
Dwelling occupancy rate95.5295.6895.7295.7695.7995.8695.9195.91

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: 2.75 2050 Average household size: 2.76 2049 Average household size: 2.77 2048 Average household size: 2.78 2047 Average household size: 2.79 2046 Average household size: 2.79 2045 Average household size: 2.80 2044 Average household size: 2.80 2043 Average household size: 2.80 2042 Average household size: 2.80 2041 Average household size: 2.81 2040 Average household size: 2.81 2039 Average household size: 2.81 2038 Average household size: 2.81 2037 Average household size: 2.81 2036 Average household size: 2.82 2035 Average household size: 2.82 2034 Average household size: 2.83 2033 Average household size: 2.83 2032 Average household size: 2.85 2031 Average household size: 2.85 2030 Average household size: 2.86 2029 Average household size: 2.87 2028 Average household size: 2.88 2027 Average household size: 2.89 2026 Average household size: 2.89 2025 Average household size: 2.90 2024 Average household size: 2.90 2023 Average household size: 2.91 2022 Average household size: 2.91 2021 Average household size: 2.90 2020 Average household size: 2.90 2019 Average household size: 2.89 2018 Average household size: 2.89 2017 Average household size: 2.85 2016 Average household size: 2.83 2051 Average household size: 2.75 2050 Average household size: 2.76 2049 Average household size: 2.77 2048 Average household size: 2.78 2047 Average household size: 2.79 2046 Average household size: 2.79 2045 Average household size: 2.80 2044 Average household size: 2.80 2043 Average household size: 2.80 2042 Average household size: 2.80 2041 Average household size: 2.81 2040 Average household size: 2.81 2039 Average household size: 2.81 2038 Average household size: 2.81 2037 Average household size: 2.81 2036 Average household size: 2.82 2035 Average household size: 2.82 2034 Average household size: 2.83 2033 Average household size: 2.83 2032 Average household size: 2.85 2031 Average household size: 2.85 2030 Average household size: 2.86 2029 Average household size: 2.87 2028 Average household size: 2.88 2027 Average household size: 2.89 2026 Average household size: 2.89 2025 Average household size: 2.90 2024 Average household size: 2.90 2023 Average household size: 2.91 2022 Average household size: 2.91 2021 Average household size: 2.90 2020 Average household size: 2.90 2019 Average household size: 2.89 2018 Average household size: 2.89 2017 Average household size: 2.85 2051 Households: 36,364 2050 Households: 36,191 2049 Households: 36,007 2048 Households: 35,744 2047 Households: 35,409 2046 Households: 34,984 2045 Households: 34,445 2044 Households: 33,838 2043 Households: 33,170 2042 Households: 32,513 2041 Households: 31,860 2040 Households: 31,205 2039 Households: 30,535 2038 Households: 29,848 2037 Households: 29,217 2036 Households: 28,597 2035 Households: 27,973 2034 Households: 27,440 2033 Households: 27,010 2032 Households: 26,640 2031 Households: 26,273 2030 Households: 25,927 2029 Households: 25,674 2028 Households: 25,426 2027 Households: 25,082 2026 Households: 24,690 2025 Households: 24,273 2024 Households: 23,825 2023 Households: 23,360 2022 Households: 22,860 2021 Households: 22,324 2020 Households: 21,838 2019 Households: 21,401 2018 Households: 20,845 2017 Households: 20,362 2016 Households: 19,851 2051 Total population: 100,847 2050 Total population: 100,641 2049 Total population: 100,492 2048 Total population: 99,961 2047 Total population: 99,379 2046 Total population: 98,395 2045 Total population: 96,955 2044 Total population: 95,368 2043 Total population: 93,576 2042 Total population: 91,764 2041 Total population: 90,051 2040 Total population: 88,311 2039 Total population: 86,433 2038 Total population: 84,580 2037 Total population: 82,889 2036 Total population: 81,207 2035 Total population: 79,560 2034 Total population: 78,186 2033 Total population: 77,135 2032 Total population: 76,426 2031 Total population: 75,511 2030 Total population: 74,741 2029 Total population: 74,325 2028 Total population: 73,911 2027 Total population: 73,046 2026 Total population: 71,948 2025 Total population: 70,830 2024 Total population: 69,601 2023 Total population: 68,378 2022 Total population: 66,951 2021 Total population: 65,174 2020 Total population: 63,782 2019 Total population: 62,397 2018 Total population: 60,601 2017 Total population: 58,339 2016 Total population: 56,495
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
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