City of Melton
2,771 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Melton in 2019.
Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.
|Persons in non-private dwellings|
|City of Melton||Year||Change between 2016 and 2051|
|Area||2016||2051||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|City of Melton||1,755||5,287||+3,532||+160||+2,395||3,667||10||2019||2771||0|
|Cobblebank - Strathtulloh||0||440||+440||0||+359||240||160||2019||0||0|
|Melton South (Existing)||284||344||+60||0||+57||344||250||2019||283||0|
|Southern Rural/Mt Atkinson||1,195||2,048||+853||+160||0||2,048||300||2019||2048||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, July 2018.
There were 1,755 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Melton in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Melton is expected to increase to 3,667 persons in 2031 and to 5,287 persons in 2051.
Between 2016 and 2031, Southern Rural/Mt Atkinson is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 853 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.