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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
Murray BridgeForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population15,05215,55716,85317,82118,51619,316
Change in population (5yrs)--5051,296967695800
Average annual change--0.66%1.61%1.12%0.77%0.85%
Households6,2426,4987,0017,4237,7628,132
Average household size2.322.302.312.302.292.28
Population in non private dwellings582592662712712752
Dwellings6,7307,0447,3847,7228,0768,459
Dwelling occupancy rate92.7592.2594.8196.1396.1196.13

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: 2.28 2040 Average household size: 2.29 2039 Average household size: 2.29 2038 Average household size: 2.29 2037 Average household size: 2.29 2036 Average household size: 2.29 2035 Average household size: 2.30 2034 Average household size: 2.30 2033 Average household size: 2.30 2032 Average household size: 2.30 2031 Average household size: 2.31 2030 Average household size: 2.31 2029 Average household size: 2.31 2028 Average household size: 2.31 2027 Average household size: 2.31 2026 Average household size: 2.31 2025 Average household size: 2.31 2024 Average household size: 2.31 2023 Average household size: 2.31 2022 Average household size: 2.31 2021 Average household size: 2.30 2020 Average household size: 2.30 2019 Average household size: 2.30 2018 Average household size: 2.30 2017 Average household size: 2.30 2016 Average household size: 2.32 2041 Average household size: 2.28 2040 Average household size: 2.29 2039 Average household size: 2.29 2038 Average household size: 2.29 2037 Average household size: 2.29 2036 Average household size: 2.29 2035 Average household size: 2.30 2034 Average household size: 2.30 2033 Average household size: 2.30 2032 Average household size: 2.30 2031 Average household size: 2.31 2030 Average household size: 2.31 2029 Average household size: 2.31 2028 Average household size: 2.31 2027 Average household size: 2.31 2026 Average household size: 2.31 2025 Average household size: 2.31 2024 Average household size: 2.31 2023 Average household size: 2.31 2022 Average household size: 2.31 2021 Average household size: 2.30 2020 Average household size: 2.30 2019 Average household size: 2.30 2018 Average household size: 2.30 2017 Average household size: 2.30 2041 Households: 8,130 2040 Households: 8,055 2039 Households: 7,979 2038 Households: 7,906 2037 Households: 7,833 2036 Households: 7,762 2035 Households: 7,690 2034 Households: 7,623 2033 Households: 7,555 2032 Households: 7,488 2031 Households: 7,422 2030 Households: 7,341 2029 Households: 7,260 2028 Households: 7,182 2027 Households: 7,102 2026 Households: 7,001 2025 Households: 6,900 2024 Households: 6,800 2023 Households: 6,695 2022 Households: 6,596 2021 Households: 6,498 2020 Households: 6,405 2019 Households: 6,316 2018 Households: 6,301 2017 Households: 6,284 2016 Households: 6,242 2041 Total population: 19,316 2040 Total population: 19,161 2039 Total population: 19,002 2038 Total population: 18,814 2037 Total population: 18,663 2036 Total population: 18,516 2035 Total population: 18,366 2034 Total population: 18,229 2033 Total population: 18,092 2032 Total population: 17,957 2031 Total population: 17,821 2030 Total population: 17,599 2029 Total population: 17,423 2028 Total population: 17,269 2027 Total population: 17,090 2026 Total population: 16,853 2025 Total population: 16,580 2024 Total population: 16,333 2023 Total population: 16,091 2022 Total population: 15,796 2021 Total population: 15,557 2020 Total population: 15,328 2019 Total population: 15,105 2018 Total population: 15,097 2017 Total population: 15,060 2016 Total population: 15,052
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2018.
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