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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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Belrose - Oxford Falls

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Belrose - Oxford Falls was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Northern Beaches Council area, 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
Belrose - Oxford Falls201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,28941.31,44941.51,56041.6+271
Couples without dependents94130.21,01029.01,10129.4+160
Group households290.9320.9350.9+6
Lone person households56918.268219.672119.2+152
One parent family2237.12366.82496.6+26
Other families692.2792.3852.3+16

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 85 One parent family, 2036: 249 Lone person households, 2036: 721 Group households, 2036: 35 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,101 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,560 Other families, 2026: 79 One parent family, 2026: 236 Lone person households, 2026: 682 Group households, 2026: 32 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,010 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,449 Other families, 2016: 69 One parent family, 2016: 223 Lone person households, 2016: 569 Group households, 2016: 29 Couples without dependents, 2016: 941 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,289
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 6 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 13 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 39 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 3 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 91 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 111 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 10 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 13 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 113 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 3 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 69 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 160
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Belrose - Oxford Falls was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 41.3% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 160 households and account for 41.5% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 3 households, to comprise 0.9% of all households in 2026, compared to 0.9% in 2016.

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