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Caroline Springs

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
Caroline SpringsForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036204120462051
Population25,50526,27826,91826,39825,81625,47125,30725,148
Change in population (5yrs)--773641-520-583-344-165-159
Average annual change--0.60%0.48%-0.39%-0.45%-0.27%-0.13%-0.13%
Households7,8578,0868,4338,4568,4638,4708,4868,507
Average household size3.243.243.193.123.043.002.982.95
Population in non private dwellings5353535353535353
Dwellings8,0488,3008,6748,7178,7398,7668,8008,840
Dwelling occupancy rate97.6397.4297.2297.0196.8496.6296.4396.23

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2051 Average household size: 2.95 2050 Average household size: 2.96 2049 Average household size: 2.96 2048 Average household size: 2.96 2047 Average household size: 2.97 2046 Average household size: 2.98 2045 Average household size: 2.98 2044 Average household size: 2.98 2043 Average household size: 2.98 2042 Average household size: 3.00 2041 Average household size: 3.00 2040 Average household size: 3.01 2039 Average household size: 3.01 2038 Average household size: 3.03 2037 Average household size: 3.03 2036 Average household size: 3.04 2035 Average household size: 3.05 2034 Average household size: 3.07 2033 Average household size: 3.09 2032 Average household size: 3.10 2031 Average household size: 3.12 2030 Average household size: 3.14 2029 Average household size: 3.15 2028 Average household size: 3.16 2027 Average household size: 3.18 2026 Average household size: 3.19 2025 Average household size: 3.20 2024 Average household size: 3.21 2023 Average household size: 3.23 2022 Average household size: 3.25 2021 Average household size: 3.24 2020 Average household size: 3.25 2019 Average household size: 3.26 2018 Average household size: 3.26 2017 Average household size: 3.25 2016 Average household size: 3.24 2051 Average household size: 2.95 2050 Average household size: 2.96 2049 Average household size: 2.96 2048 Average household size: 2.96 2047 Average household size: 2.97 2046 Average household size: 2.98 2045 Average household size: 2.98 2044 Average household size: 2.98 2043 Average household size: 2.98 2042 Average household size: 3.00 2041 Average household size: 3.00 2040 Average household size: 3.01 2039 Average household size: 3.01 2038 Average household size: 3.03 2037 Average household size: 3.03 2036 Average household size: 3.04 2035 Average household size: 3.05 2034 Average household size: 3.07 2033 Average household size: 3.09 2032 Average household size: 3.10 2031 Average household size: 3.12 2030 Average household size: 3.14 2029 Average household size: 3.15 2028 Average household size: 3.16 2027 Average household size: 3.18 2026 Average household size: 3.19 2025 Average household size: 3.20 2024 Average household size: 3.21 2023 Average household size: 3.23 2022 Average household size: 3.25 2021 Average household size: 3.24 2020 Average household size: 3.25 2019 Average household size: 3.26 2018 Average household size: 3.26 2017 Average household size: 3.25 2051 Households: 8,506 2050 Households: 8,502 2049 Households: 8,498 2048 Households: 8,494 2047 Households: 8,489 2046 Households: 8,485 2045 Households: 8,481 2044 Households: 8,477 2043 Households: 8,475 2042 Households: 8,472 2041 Households: 8,470 2040 Households: 8,468 2039 Households: 8,465 2038 Households: 8,464 2037 Households: 8,463 2036 Households: 8,461 2035 Households: 8,460 2034 Households: 8,459 2033 Households: 8,458 2032 Households: 8,458 2031 Households: 8,458 2030 Households: 8,457 2029 Households: 8,455 2028 Households: 8,452 2027 Households: 8,450 2026 Households: 8,433 2025 Households: 8,383 2024 Households: 8,285 2023 Households: 8,188 2022 Households: 8,128 2021 Households: 8,086 2020 Households: 8,022 2019 Households: 7,957 2018 Households: 7,893 2017 Households: 7,885 2016 Households: 7,857 2051 Total population: 25,148 2050 Total population: 25,213 2049 Total population: 25,214 2048 Total population: 25,218 2047 Total population: 25,227 2046 Total population: 25,307 2045 Total population: 25,310 2044 Total population: 25,320 2043 Total population: 25,342 2042 Total population: 25,434 2041 Total population: 25,471 2040 Total population: 25,500 2039 Total population: 25,537 2038 Total population: 25,660 2037 Total population: 25,731 2036 Total population: 25,816 2035 Total population: 25,892 2034 Total population: 26,045 2033 Total population: 26,149 2032 Total population: 26,266 2031 Total population: 26,398 2030 Total population: 26,580 2029 Total population: 26,688 2028 Total population: 26,798 2027 Total population: 26,884 2026 Total population: 26,918 2025 Total population: 26,882 2024 Total population: 26,687 2023 Total population: 26,493 2022 Total population: 26,476 2021 Total population: 26,278 2020 Total population: 26,128 2019 Total population: 25,963 2018 Total population: 25,807 2017 Total population: 25,684 2016 Total population: 25,505
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
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