Rural City of Murray BridgePopulation 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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Rural City of Murray Bridge

Non-private dwellings

587 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the Rural City of Murray Bridge in 2018.

Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.

Persons in non-private dwellings
Rural City of Murray BridgeYearChange between 2016 and 2041
Area20162041Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Rural City of Murray Bridge588798+210+46+119
East Side040+400+40
Murray Bridge582752+170+46+79
Mypolonga - Rural West00000
Wellington - Rural East00000
West Side66000

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2018.

Key findings

There were 588 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the Rural City of Murray Bridge in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the Rural City of Murray Bridge is expected to increase to 668 persons in 2026 and to 798 persons in 2041.

Between 2016 and 2026, Murray Bridge is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 170 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.

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