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Southern Rural

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
Southern RuralForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036204120462051
Population278278294308327343363381
Change in population (5yrs)--0161518172018
Average annual change---0.03%1.14%0.97%1.15%1.00%1.13%0.95%
Households9096103112119125133140
Average household size3.092.892.852.752.742.752.732.72
Population in non private dwellings00000000
Dwellings95102110117125132140147
Dwelling occupancy rate94.7494.1293.6495.7395.2094.7095.0095.24

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: 2.71 2050 Average household size: 2.71 2049 Average household size: 2.71 2048 Average household size: 2.71 2047 Average household size: 2.71 2046 Average household size: 2.72 2045 Average household size: 2.72 2044 Average household size: 2.72 2043 Average household size: 2.72 2042 Average household size: 2.73 2041 Average household size: 2.73 2040 Average household size: 2.73 2039 Average household size: 2.73 2038 Average household size: 2.74 2037 Average household size: 2.74 2036 Average household size: 2.75 2035 Average household size: 2.75 2034 Average household size: 2.75 2033 Average household size: 2.76 2032 Average household size: 2.77 2031 Average household size: 2.78 2030 Average household size: 2.78 2029 Average household size: 2.79 2028 Average household size: 2.80 2027 Average household size: 2.81 2026 Average household size: 2.82 2025 Average household size: 2.83 2024 Average household size: 2.84 2023 Average household size: 2.85 2022 Average household size: 2.86 2021 Average household size: 2.88 2020 Average household size: 2.91 2019 Average household size: 2.94 2018 Average household size: 2.98 2017 Average household size: 3.02 2016 Average household size: 3.10 2051 Average household size: 2.71 2050 Average household size: 2.71 2049 Average household size: 2.71 2048 Average household size: 2.71 2047 Average household size: 2.71 2046 Average household size: 2.72 2045 Average household size: 2.72 2044 Average household size: 2.72 2043 Average household size: 2.72 2042 Average household size: 2.73 2041 Average household size: 2.73 2040 Average household size: 2.73 2039 Average household size: 2.73 2038 Average household size: 2.74 2037 Average household size: 2.74 2036 Average household size: 2.75 2035 Average household size: 2.75 2034 Average household size: 2.75 2033 Average household size: 2.76 2032 Average household size: 2.77 2031 Average household size: 2.78 2030 Average household size: 2.78 2029 Average household size: 2.79 2028 Average household size: 2.80 2027 Average household size: 2.81 2026 Average household size: 2.82 2025 Average household size: 2.83 2024 Average household size: 2.84 2023 Average household size: 2.85 2022 Average household size: 2.86 2021 Average household size: 2.88 2020 Average household size: 2.91 2019 Average household size: 2.94 2018 Average household size: 2.98 2017 Average household size: 3.02 2051 Households: 141 2050 Households: 140 2049 Households: 138 2048 Households: 137 2047 Households: 135 2046 Households: 134 2045 Households: 132 2044 Households: 131 2043 Households: 129 2042 Households: 128 2041 Households: 126 2040 Households: 125 2039 Households: 123 2038 Households: 122 2037 Households: 120 2036 Households: 119 2035 Households: 117 2034 Households: 116 2033 Households: 114 2032 Households: 113 2031 Households: 111 2030 Households: 110 2029 Households: 108 2028 Households: 107 2027 Households: 105 2026 Households: 104 2025 Households: 102 2024 Households: 101 2023 Households: 99 2022 Households: 98 2021 Households: 96 2020 Households: 95 2019 Households: 93 2018 Households: 93 2017 Households: 91 2016 Households: 90 2051 Total population: 381 2050 Total population: 378 2049 Total population: 373 2048 Total population: 371 2047 Total population: 365 2046 Total population: 363 2045 Total population: 358 2044 Total population: 356 2043 Total population: 350 2042 Total population: 348 2041 Total population: 343 2040 Total population: 341 2039 Total population: 336 2038 Total population: 334 2037 Total population: 329 2036 Total population: 327 2035 Total population: 322 2034 Total population: 319 2033 Total population: 315 2032 Total population: 313 2031 Total population: 308 2030 Total population: 306 2029 Total population: 301 2028 Total population: 300 2027 Total population: 295 2026 Total population: 294 2025 Total population: 289 2024 Total population: 287 2023 Total population: 283 2022 Total population: 281 2021 Total population: 278 2020 Total population: 278 2019 Total population: 275 2018 Total population: 276 2017 Total population: 273 2016 Total population: 278
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
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