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Clayton

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Clayton was 'Group households', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Monash, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Clayton201620312041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,39721.81,96022.22,21222.2+815
Couples without dependents1,25219.61,67319.01,89019.0+638
Group households1,55224.22,06223.42,26522.7+713
Lone person households1,50223.52,16824.62,51125.2+1,009
One parent family4326.75916.76886.9+256
Other families2674.23654.14074.1+140

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, February 2019.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 407 One parent family, 2041: 688 Lone person households, 2041: 2,511 Group households, 2041: 2,265 Couples without dependents, 2041: 1,890 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 2,212 Other families, 2031: 365 One parent family, 2031: 591 Lone person households, 2031: 2,168 Group households, 2031: 2,062 Couples without dependents, 2031: 1,673 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 1,960 Other families, 2016: 267 One parent family, 2016: 432 Lone person households, 2016: 1,502 Group households, 2016: 1,552 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,252 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,397
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, February 2019.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2031 to 2041: 42 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2041: 97 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2041: 343 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2041: 203 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2041: 217 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2041: 252 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: 98 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 159 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: 666 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: 510 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 421 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 563
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, February 2019.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Clayton was Group households, which accounted for 24.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 666 households and account for 24.6% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 98 households, to comprise 4.1% of all households in 2031, compared to 4.2% in 2016.

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