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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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Manly (Town Centre)

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Manly (Town Centre) was 'Lone person households', 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 (Town Centre)201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents21413.426313.628513.0+71
Couples without dependents56035.164033.273833.6+178
Group households16310.219410.12179.9+54
Lone person households58136.472137.483738.1+256
One parent family644.0954.91034.7+39
Other families130.8150.8180.8+5

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 18 One parent family, 2036: 103 Lone person households, 2036: 837 Group households, 2036: 217 Couples without dependents, 2036: 738 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 285 Other families, 2026: 15 One parent family, 2026: 95 Lone person households, 2026: 721 Group households, 2026: 194 Couples without dependents, 2026: 640 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 263 Other families, 2016: 13 One parent family, 2016: 64 Lone person households, 2016: 581 Group households, 2016: 163 Couples without dependents, 2016: 560 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 214
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: 3 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 8 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 116 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 23 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 98 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 22 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 2 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 31 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 140 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 31 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 80 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 49
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 (Town Centre) was Lone person households, which accounted for 36.4% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 140 households and account for 37.4% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 2 households, to comprise 0.8% of all households in 2026, compared to 0.8% in 2016.

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