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City of MonashPopulation forecast

Oakleigh East - Huntingdale

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Oakleigh East - Huntingdale was 'Couple families with dependents', 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
Oakleigh East - Huntingdale201620312041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,10234.01,22033.01,46132.4+359
Couples without dependents78324.290224.41,10124.4+318
Group households3119.63208.73958.8+84
Lone person households63819.780421.81,04023.1+402
One parent family2878.93248.83778.4+90
Other families1203.71233.31373.0+17
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, February 2019.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Oakleigh East - Huntingdale was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 34.0% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 166 households and account for 21.8% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 3 households, to comprise 3.3% of all households in 2031, compared to 3.7% in 2016.

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