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Grangefields

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Grangefields 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
Grangefields201620312051Change between 2016 and 2051
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1553.61651.62,73452.8+2,719
Couples without dependents517.9825.81,37726.6+1,372
Group households27.113.2881.7+86
Lone person households27.126.52855.5+283
One parent family27.1412.963412.2+632
Other families27.100.0641.2+62

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2051: 64 One parent family, 2051: 634 Lone person households, 2051: 285 Group households, 2051: 88 Couples without dependents, 2051: 1,377 Couple families with dependents, 2051: 2,734 Other families, 2031: 0 One parent family, 2031: 4 Lone person households, 2031: 2 Group households, 2031: 1 Couples without dependents, 2031: 8 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 16 Other families, 2016: 2 One parent family, 2016: 2 Lone person households, 2016: 2 Group households, 2016: 2 Couples without dependents, 2016: 5 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 15
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: 64 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2051: 630 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2051: 283 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2051: 87 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2051: 1,369 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2051: 2,718 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: -2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 2 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: 0 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: -1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 3 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 1
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Grangefields was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 53.6% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 3 households and account for 25.8% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to decrease by 2 households, to comprise 0.0% of all households in 2031, compared to 7.1% in 2016.

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