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Manly (Pittwater Road)

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Manly (Pittwater Road) 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 (Pittwater Road)201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents89124.290123.095122.7+60
Couples without dependents1,21232.91,29433.01,39033.2+178
Group households37310.140310.343510.4+62
Lone person households94925.81,06027.01,13127.0+182
One parent family1975.42015.12095.0+12
Other families591.6631.6671.6+8

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 67 One parent family, 2036: 209 Lone person households, 2036: 1,131 Group households, 2036: 435 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,390 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 951 Other families, 2026: 63 One parent family, 2026: 201 Lone person households, 2026: 1,060 Group households, 2026: 403 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,294 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 901 Other families, 2016: 59 One parent family, 2016: 197 Lone person households, 2016: 949 Group households, 2016: 373 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,212 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 891
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: 4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 8 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 71 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 32 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 96 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 50 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 4 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 111 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 30 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 82 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 10
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 (Pittwater Road) was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 32.9% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 111 households and account for 27.0% of all households.

In contrast One parent family is forecast to increase by 4 households, to comprise 5.1% of all households in 2026, compared to 5.4% in 2016.

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