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Thornhill Park

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
Thornhill ParkForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036204120462051
Population862,0645,3068,79011,09815,54220,62724,227
Change in population (5yrs)--1,9773,2423,4842,3084,4445,0853,600
Average annual change--88.60%20.79%10.62%4.77%6.97%5.82%3.27%
Households296761,6752,7133,4204,8336,4697,670
Average household size2.983.053.173.243.243.223.193.16
Population in non private dwellings00000000
Dwellings307061,7172,7813,5084,9586,6367,867
Dwelling occupancy rate96.6795.7597.5597.5597.4997.4897.4897.50

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: 3.16 2050 Average household size: 3.17 2049 Average household size: 3.17 2048 Average household size: 3.18 2047 Average household size: 3.18 2046 Average household size: 3.19 2045 Average household size: 3.19 2044 Average household size: 3.20 2043 Average household size: 3.20 2042 Average household size: 3.21 2041 Average household size: 3.22 2040 Average household size: 3.22 2039 Average household size: 3.23 2038 Average household size: 3.24 2037 Average household size: 3.24 2036 Average household size: 3.24 2035 Average household size: 3.25 2034 Average household size: 3.25 2033 Average household size: 3.25 2032 Average household size: 3.25 2031 Average household size: 3.24 2030 Average household size: 3.23 2029 Average household size: 3.23 2028 Average household size: 3.21 2027 Average household size: 3.19 2026 Average household size: 3.17 2025 Average household size: 3.16 2024 Average household size: 3.14 2023 Average household size: 3.13 2022 Average household size: 3.12 2021 Average household size: 3.05 2020 Average household size: 3.05 2019 Average household size: 3.03 2018 Average household size: 2.96 2017 Average household size: 2.62 2016 Average household size: 3.13 2051 Average household size: 3.16 2050 Average household size: 3.17 2049 Average household size: 3.17 2048 Average household size: 3.18 2047 Average household size: 3.18 2046 Average household size: 3.19 2045 Average household size: 3.19 2044 Average household size: 3.20 2043 Average household size: 3.20 2042 Average household size: 3.21 2041 Average household size: 3.22 2040 Average household size: 3.22 2039 Average household size: 3.23 2038 Average household size: 3.24 2037 Average household size: 3.24 2036 Average household size: 3.24 2035 Average household size: 3.25 2034 Average household size: 3.25 2033 Average household size: 3.25 2032 Average household size: 3.25 2031 Average household size: 3.24 2030 Average household size: 3.23 2029 Average household size: 3.23 2028 Average household size: 3.21 2027 Average household size: 3.19 2026 Average household size: 3.17 2025 Average household size: 3.16 2024 Average household size: 3.14 2023 Average household size: 3.13 2022 Average household size: 3.12 2021 Average household size: 3.05 2020 Average household size: 3.05 2019 Average household size: 3.03 2018 Average household size: 2.96 2017 Average household size: 2.62 2051 Households: 7,670 2050 Households: 7,483 2049 Households: 7,269 2048 Households: 7,023 2047 Households: 6,757 2046 Households: 6,469 2045 Households: 6,166 2044 Households: 5,848 2043 Households: 5,512 2042 Households: 5,180 2041 Households: 4,834 2040 Households: 4,506 2039 Households: 4,184 2038 Households: 3,872 2037 Households: 3,616 2036 Households: 3,420 2035 Households: 3,306 2034 Households: 3,189 2033 Households: 3,038 2032 Households: 2,867 2031 Households: 2,711 2030 Households: 2,532 2029 Households: 2,356 2028 Households: 2,171 2027 Households: 1,932 2026 Households: 1,674 2025 Households: 1,449 2024 Households: 1,233 2023 Households: 1,047 2022 Households: 857 2021 Households: 676 2020 Households: 507 2019 Households: 389 2018 Households: 118 2017 Households: 30 2016 Households: 28 2051 Total population: 24,227 2050 Total population: 23,709 2049 Total population: 23,056 2048 Total population: 22,301 2047 Total population: 21,518 2046 Total population: 20,627 2045 Total population: 19,676 2044 Total population: 18,709 2043 Total population: 17,650 2042 Total population: 16,604 2041 Total population: 15,542 2040 Total population: 14,509 2039 Total population: 13,495 2038 Total population: 12,532 2037 Total population: 11,720 2036 Total population: 11,098 2035 Total population: 10,747 2034 Total population: 10,363 2033 Total population: 9,865 2032 Total population: 9,317 2031 Total population: 8,790 2030 Total population: 8,183 2029 Total population: 7,601 2028 Total population: 6,968 2027 Total population: 6,166 2026 Total population: 5,306 2025 Total population: 4,573 2024 Total population: 3,874 2023 Total population: 3,279 2022 Total population: 2,672 2021 Total population: 2,064 2020 Total population: 1,545 2019 Total population: 1,181 2018 Total population: 348 2017 Total population: 79 2016 Total population: 86
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
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