City of MonashPopulation forecast
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This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Monash

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Monash. 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
City of MonashForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population192,850203,501216,864227,168238,054249,287
Change in population (5yrs)--10,65113,36310,30510,88611,232
Average annual change--1.08%1.28%0.93%0.94%0.93%
Households68,17572,01676,93581,00585,31989,625
Average household size2.752.742.732.722.712.70
Population in non private dwellings5,5716,1576,5696,7977,0427,330
Dwellings70,95274,96980,11584,38688,90493,408
Dwelling occupancy rate96.0996.0696.0395.9995.9795.95

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.70 2040 Average household size: 2.70 2039 Average household size: 2.70 2038 Average household size: 2.70 2037 Average household size: 2.71 2036 Average household size: 2.71 2035 Average household size: 2.71 2034 Average household size: 2.71 2033 Average household size: 2.71 2032 Average household size: 2.72 2031 Average household size: 2.72 2030 Average household size: 2.72 2029 Average household size: 2.73 2028 Average household size: 2.73 2027 Average household size: 2.73 2026 Average household size: 2.73 2025 Average household size: 2.74 2024 Average household size: 2.74 2023 Average household size: 2.74 2022 Average household size: 2.74 2021 Average household size: 2.74 2020 Average household size: 2.74 2019 Average household size: 2.74 2018 Average household size: 2.75 2017 Average household size: 2.76 2016 Average household size: 2.75 2041 Average household size: 2.70 2040 Average household size: 2.70 2039 Average household size: 2.70 2038 Average household size: 2.70 2037 Average household size: 2.71 2036 Average household size: 2.71 2035 Average household size: 2.71 2034 Average household size: 2.71 2033 Average household size: 2.71 2032 Average household size: 2.72 2031 Average household size: 2.72 2030 Average household size: 2.72 2029 Average household size: 2.73 2028 Average household size: 2.73 2027 Average household size: 2.73 2026 Average household size: 2.73 2025 Average household size: 2.74 2024 Average household size: 2.74 2023 Average household size: 2.74 2022 Average household size: 2.74 2021 Average household size: 2.74 2020 Average household size: 2.74 2019 Average household size: 2.74 2018 Average household size: 2.75 2017 Average household size: 2.76 2041 Households: 89,626 2040 Households: 88,735 2039 Households: 87,859 2038 Households: 87,016 2037 Households: 86,157 2036 Households: 85,318 2035 Households: 84,462 2034 Households: 83,576 2033 Households: 82,698 2032 Households: 81,829 2031 Households: 81,005 2030 Households: 80,181 2029 Households: 79,318 2028 Households: 78,500 2027 Households: 77,734 2026 Households: 76,934 2025 Households: 76,205 2024 Households: 75,301 2023 Households: 74,345 2022 Households: 73,221 2021 Households: 72,014 2020 Households: 70,807 2019 Households: 69,787 2018 Households: 69,206 2017 Households: 68,819 2016 Households: 68,172 2041 Total population: 249,287 2040 Total population: 246,995 2039 Total population: 244,735 2038 Total population: 242,563 2037 Total population: 240,227 2036 Total population: 238,054 2035 Total population: 235,928 2034 Total population: 233,637 2033 Total population: 231,373 2032 Total population: 229,167 2031 Total population: 227,168 2030 Total population: 225,133 2029 Total population: 222,839 2028 Total population: 220,786 2027 Total population: 218,884 2026 Total population: 216,864 2025 Total population: 214,989 2024 Total population: 212,578 2023 Total population: 210,006 2022 Total population: 206,868 2021 Total population: 203,501 2020 Total population: 200,148 2019 Total population: 197,313 2018 Total population: 195,900 2017 Total population: 195,233 2016 Total population: 192,850
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, February 2019.
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