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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 'Couples without dependents'.

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
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,10062.41,12159.41,08856.4-12
Couples without dependents26415.033117.636919.1+105
Group households251.4241.3251.30
Lone person households975.5723.8884.6-9
One parent family1689.520711.020610.7+38
Other families1096.21316.91537.9+44

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2051: 153 One parent family, 2051: 206 Lone person households, 2051: 88 Group households, 2051: 25 Couples without dependents, 2051: 369 Couple families with dependents, 2051: 1,088 Other families, 2031: 131 One parent family, 2031: 207 Lone person households, 2031: 72 Group households, 2031: 24 Couples without dependents, 2031: 331 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 1,121 Other families, 2016: 109 One parent family, 2016: 168 Lone person households, 2016: 97 Group households, 2016: 25 Couples without dependents, 2016: 264 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,100
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2051
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2051 Forecast change in Other families,  2031 to 2051: 22 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2051: -1 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2051: 16 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2051: 1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2051: 38 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2051: -33 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: 22 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 39 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: -25 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: -1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 67 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 21
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.

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 Couples without dependents, which will increase by 67 households and account for 17.6% of all households.

In contrast Lone person households is forecast to decrease by 25 households, to comprise 3.8% of all households in 2031, compared to 5.5% in 2016.

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