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Melton South (Existing)

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
Melton South (Existing)Forecast year
Summary20162021202620312036204120462051
Population10,01011,25213,27913,76013,71313,81013,80313,801
Change in population (5yrs)--1,2422,027481-4798-7-3
Average annual change--2.37%3.37%0.71%-0.07%0.14%-0.01%0.00%
Households3,8054,2114,9565,2645,3875,5195,5835,649
Average household size2.562.612.612.552.482.442.412.38
Population in non private dwellings279279339339339339339339
Dwellings4,0404,4625,2435,5595,6805,8115,8795,949
Dwelling occupancy rate94.1894.3794.5394.6994.8494.9894.9794.96

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: 2.38 2050 Average household size: 2.39 2049 Average household size: 2.39 2048 Average household size: 2.40 2047 Average household size: 2.40 2046 Average household size: 2.41 2045 Average household size: 2.41 2044 Average household size: 2.42 2043 Average household size: 2.43 2042 Average household size: 2.43 2041 Average household size: 2.44 2040 Average household size: 2.45 2039 Average household size: 2.46 2038 Average household size: 2.46 2037 Average household size: 2.47 2036 Average household size: 2.48 2035 Average household size: 2.49 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.52 2032 Average household size: 2.53 2031 Average household size: 2.55 2030 Average household size: 2.56 2029 Average household size: 2.58 2028 Average household size: 2.59 2027 Average household size: 2.60 2026 Average household size: 2.61 2025 Average household size: 2.61 2024 Average household size: 2.62 2023 Average household size: 2.61 2022 Average household size: 2.62 2021 Average household size: 2.61 2020 Average household size: 2.61 2019 Average household size: 2.60 2018 Average household size: 2.60 2017 Average household size: 2.56 2016 Average household size: 2.56 2051 Average household size: 2.38 2050 Average household size: 2.39 2049 Average household size: 2.39 2048 Average household size: 2.40 2047 Average household size: 2.40 2046 Average household size: 2.41 2045 Average household size: 2.41 2044 Average household size: 2.42 2043 Average household size: 2.43 2042 Average household size: 2.43 2041 Average household size: 2.44 2040 Average household size: 2.45 2039 Average household size: 2.46 2038 Average household size: 2.46 2037 Average household size: 2.47 2036 Average household size: 2.48 2035 Average household size: 2.49 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.52 2032 Average household size: 2.53 2031 Average household size: 2.55 2030 Average household size: 2.56 2029 Average household size: 2.58 2028 Average household size: 2.59 2027 Average household size: 2.60 2026 Average household size: 2.61 2025 Average household size: 2.61 2024 Average household size: 2.62 2023 Average household size: 2.61 2022 Average household size: 2.62 2021 Average household size: 2.61 2020 Average household size: 2.61 2019 Average household size: 2.60 2018 Average household size: 2.60 2017 Average household size: 2.56 2051 Households: 5,650 2050 Households: 5,637 2049 Households: 5,623 2048 Households: 5,610 2047 Households: 5,597 2046 Households: 5,584 2045 Households: 5,570 2044 Households: 5,557 2043 Households: 5,544 2042 Households: 5,531 2041 Households: 5,519 2040 Households: 5,499 2039 Households: 5,476 2038 Households: 5,447 2037 Households: 5,419 2036 Households: 5,386 2035 Households: 5,353 2034 Households: 5,326 2033 Households: 5,303 2032 Households: 5,286 2031 Households: 5,263 2030 Households: 5,234 2029 Households: 5,200 2028 Households: 5,151 2027 Households: 5,065 2026 Households: 4,956 2025 Households: 4,817 2024 Households: 4,652 2023 Households: 4,501 2022 Households: 4,356 2021 Households: 4,211 2020 Households: 4,104 2019 Households: 4,008 2018 Households: 3,922 2017 Households: 3,864 2016 Households: 3,807 2051 Total population: 13,801 2050 Total population: 13,786 2049 Total population: 13,804 2048 Total population: 13,792 2047 Total population: 13,781 2046 Total population: 13,803 2045 Total population: 13,790 2044 Total population: 13,780 2043 Total population: 13,805 2042 Total population: 13,806 2041 Total population: 13,810 2040 Total population: 13,821 2039 Total population: 13,790 2038 Total population: 13,753 2037 Total population: 13,750 2036 Total population: 13,713 2035 Total population: 13,673 2034 Total population: 13,686 2033 Total population: 13,685 2032 Total population: 13,712 2031 Total population: 13,760 2030 Total population: 13,752 2029 Total population: 13,731 2028 Total population: 13,695 2027 Total population: 13,518 2026 Total population: 13,279 2025 Total population: 12,923 2024 Total population: 12,449 2023 Total population: 12,048 2022 Total population: 11,691 2021 Total population: 11,252 2020 Total population: 10,976 2019 Total population: 10,710 2018 Total population: 10,474 2017 Total population: 10,186 2016 Total population: 10,010
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
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