City of MeltonPopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Melton

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
City of MeltonForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036204120462051
Population141,749177,142224,141277,776337,571393,756440,006477,900
Change in population (5yrs)--35,39346,99953,63559,79656,18546,25037,894
Average annual change--4.56%4.82%4.38%3.98%3.13%2.25%1.67%
Households45,56956,82272,60890,569110,344128,970144,556157,523
Average household size3.073.073.043.033.023.023.013.00
Population in non private dwellings1,7552,9683,2943,6674,0214,4314,9975,287
Dwellings47,03558,62374,86893,304113,607132,794148,858162,197
Dwelling occupancy rate96.8896.9396.9897.0797.1397.1297.1197.12

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id , the population experts, July 2018.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2051 Average household size: 3.00 2050 Average household size: 3.00 2049 Average household size: 3.01 2048 Average household size: 3.01 2047 Average household size: 3.01 2046 Average household size: 3.01 2045 Average household size: 3.01 2044 Average household size: 3.02 2043 Average household size: 3.02 2042 Average household size: 3.02 2041 Average household size: 3.02 2040 Average household size: 3.02 2039 Average household size: 3.02 2038 Average household size: 3.02 2037 Average household size: 3.03 2036 Average household size: 3.02 2035 Average household size: 3.02 2034 Average household size: 3.03 2033 Average household size: 3.03 2032 Average household size: 3.03 2031 Average household size: 3.03 2030 Average household size: 3.03 2029 Average household size: 3.03 2028 Average household size: 3.04 2027 Average household size: 3.04 2026 Average household size: 3.04 2025 Average household size: 3.05 2024 Average household size: 3.05 2023 Average household size: 3.06 2022 Average household size: 3.06 2021 Average household size: 3.07 2020 Average household size: 3.07 2019 Average household size: 3.07 2018 Average household size: 3.08 2017 Average household size: 3.08 2016 Average household size: 3.07 2051 Average household size: 3.00 2050 Average household size: 3.00 2049 Average household size: 3.01 2048 Average household size: 3.01 2047 Average household size: 3.01 2046 Average household size: 3.01 2045 Average household size: 3.01 2044 Average household size: 3.02 2043 Average household size: 3.02 2042 Average household size: 3.02 2041 Average household size: 3.02 2040 Average household size: 3.02 2039 Average household size: 3.02 2038 Average household size: 3.02 2037 Average household size: 3.03 2036 Average household size: 3.02 2035 Average household size: 3.02 2034 Average household size: 3.03 2033 Average household size: 3.03 2032 Average household size: 3.03 2031 Average household size: 3.03 2030 Average household size: 3.03 2029 Average household size: 3.03 2028 Average household size: 3.04 2027 Average household size: 3.04 2026 Average household size: 3.04 2025 Average household size: 3.05 2024 Average household size: 3.05 2023 Average household size: 3.06 2022 Average household size: 3.06 2021 Average household size: 3.07 2020 Average household size: 3.07 2019 Average household size: 3.07 2018 Average household size: 3.08 2017 Average household size: 3.08 2051 Households: 157,526 2050 Households: 155,066 2049 Households: 152,562 2048 Households: 149,981 2047 Households: 147,288 2046 Households: 144,559 2045 Households: 141,723 2044 Households: 138,724 2043 Households: 135,578 2042 Households: 132,345 2041 Households: 128,973 2040 Households: 125,395 2039 Households: 121,631 2038 Households: 117,825 2037 Households: 114,053 2036 Households: 110,344 2035 Households: 106,501 2034 Households: 102,552 2033 Households: 98,580 2032 Households: 94,587 2031 Households: 90,568 2030 Households: 86,784 2029 Households: 83,155 2028 Households: 79,646 2027 Households: 76,123 2026 Households: 72,616 2025 Households: 69,236 2024 Households: 65,932 2023 Households: 62,737 2022 Households: 59,687 2021 Households: 56,825 2020 Households: 54,142 2019 Households: 51,829 2018 Households: 49,550 2017 Households: 47,444 2016 Households: 45,567 2051 Total population: 477,900 2050 Total population: 470,916 2049 Total population: 463,729 2048 Total population: 456,448 2047 Total population: 448,763 2046 Total population: 440,006 2045 Total population: 432,024 2044 Total population: 423,486 2043 Total population: 414,339 2042 Total population: 404,665 2041 Total population: 393,756 2040 Total population: 383,216 2039 Total population: 372,058 2038 Total population: 360,740 2037 Total population: 349,277 2036 Total population: 337,571 2035 Total population: 326,169 2034 Total population: 314,445 2033 Total population: 302,531 2032 Total population: 290,556 2031 Total population: 277,776 2030 Total population: 266,508 2029 Total population: 255,698 2028 Total population: 245,301 2027 Total population: 234,814 2026 Total population: 224,141 2025 Total population: 214,101 2024 Total population: 204,284 2023 Total population: 194,776 2022 Total population: 185,750 2021 Total population: 177,142 2020 Total population: 169,089 2019 Total population: 162,118 2018 Total population: 155,224 2017 Total population: 148,930 2016 Total population: 141,749
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, July 2018.
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