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Manly (Eastern Hill)

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Manly (Eastern Hill) was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

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
Manly (Eastern Hill)201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents48819.347418.547018.2-18
Couples without dependents88334.988834.689334.5+10
Group households1987.81957.61997.7+1
Lone person households79931.684232.986333.3+64
One parent family1204.71184.61164.5-4
Other families401.6461.8471.8+7

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 47 One parent family, 2036: 116 Lone person households, 2036: 863 Group households, 2036: 199 Couples without dependents, 2036: 893 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 470 Other families, 2026: 46 One parent family, 2026: 118 Lone person households, 2026: 842 Group households, 2026: 195 Couples without dependents, 2026: 888 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 474 Other families, 2016: 40 One parent family, 2016: 120 Lone person households, 2016: 799 Group households, 2016: 198 Couples without dependents, 2016: 883 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 488
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: 1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: -2 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 21 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 4 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 5 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: -4 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 6 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: -2 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 43 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: -3 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 5 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: -14
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Manly (Eastern Hill) was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 34.9% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 43 households and account for 32.9% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 14 households, to comprise 18.5% of all households in 2026, compared to 19.3% in 2016.

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