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

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the Rural City of Murray Bridge. The period 2016 to 2026, 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
Rural City of Murray BridgeForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population21,47722,32023,99925,48526,78928,143
Change in population (5yrs)--8431,6781,4861,3041,354
Average annual change--0.77%1.46%1.21%1.00%0.99%
Households8,7349,1849,87310,50511,05411,641
Average household size2.392.372.362.362.352.35
Population in non private dwellings588598668718758798
Dwellings9,68310,18010,73311,30611,90112,527
Dwelling occupancy rate90.2090.2291.9992.9292.8892.93

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.35 2040 Average household size: 2.35 2039 Average household size: 2.35 2038 Average household size: 2.35 2037 Average household size: 2.35 2036 Average household size: 2.35 2035 Average household size: 2.36 2034 Average household size: 2.36 2033 Average household size: 2.36 2032 Average household size: 2.36 2031 Average household size: 2.36 2030 Average household size: 2.36 2029 Average household size: 2.36 2028 Average household size: 2.36 2027 Average household size: 2.36 2026 Average household size: 2.36 2025 Average household size: 2.36 2024 Average household size: 2.36 2023 Average household size: 2.37 2022 Average household size: 2.37 2021 Average household size: 2.36 2020 Average household size: 2.37 2019 Average household size: 2.37 2018 Average household size: 2.37 2017 Average household size: 2.37 2016 Average household size: 2.39 2041 Average household size: 2.35 2040 Average household size: 2.35 2039 Average household size: 2.35 2038 Average household size: 2.35 2037 Average household size: 2.35 2036 Average household size: 2.35 2035 Average household size: 2.36 2034 Average household size: 2.36 2033 Average household size: 2.36 2032 Average household size: 2.36 2031 Average household size: 2.36 2030 Average household size: 2.36 2029 Average household size: 2.36 2028 Average household size: 2.36 2027 Average household size: 2.36 2026 Average household size: 2.36 2025 Average household size: 2.36 2024 Average household size: 2.36 2023 Average household size: 2.37 2022 Average household size: 2.37 2021 Average household size: 2.36 2020 Average household size: 2.37 2019 Average household size: 2.37 2018 Average household size: 2.37 2017 Average household size: 2.37 2041 Households: 11,638 2040 Households: 11,519 2039 Households: 11,401 2038 Households: 11,285 2037 Households: 11,169 2036 Households: 11,055 2035 Households: 10,940 2034 Households: 10,829 2033 Households: 10,719 2032 Households: 10,609 2031 Households: 10,502 2030 Households: 10,379 2029 Households: 10,256 2028 Households: 10,136 2027 Households: 10,016 2026 Households: 9,874 2025 Households: 9,733 2024 Households: 9,594 2023 Households: 9,453 2022 Households: 9,318 2021 Households: 9,186 2020 Households: 9,060 2019 Households: 8,928 2018 Households: 8,870 2017 Households: 8,812 2016 Households: 8,734 2041 Total population: 28,143 2040 Total population: 27,879 2039 Total population: 27,610 2038 Total population: 27,316 2037 Total population: 27,053 2036 Total population: 26,789 2035 Total population: 26,527 2034 Total population: 26,276 2033 Total population: 26,027 2032 Total population: 25,775 2031 Total population: 25,485 2030 Total population: 25,149 2029 Total population: 24,869 2028 Total population: 24,607 2027 Total population: 24,334 2026 Total population: 23,999 2025 Total population: 23,642 2024 Total population: 23,309 2023 Total population: 23,002 2022 Total population: 22,637 2021 Total population: 22,320 2020 Total population: 22,034 2019 Total population: 21,735 2018 Total population: 21,620 2017 Total population: 21,515 2016 Total population: 21,477
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2018.
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