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City of MeltonPopulation forecast

Burnside Heights

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Burnside Heights was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Melton, 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
Burnside Heights201620312051Change between 2016 and 2051
Couple families with dependents1,10062.41,01854.696250.5-138
Couples without dependents26415.033818.137919.9+115
Group households251.4251.3261.4+1
Lone person households975.51759.422311.7+126
One parent family1689.520410.920610.8+38
Other families1096.21055.61095.70
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id , the population experts, June 2020.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Burnside Heights was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 62.4% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 78 households and account for 9.4% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 82 households, to comprise 54.6% of all households in 2031, compared to 62.4% in 2016.

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