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Northern Beaches CouncilPopulation forecast

Wheeler Heights

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Wheeler Heights was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Northern Beaches Council, 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
Wheeler Heights201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
Couple families with dependents48149.144343.244441.3-37
Couples without dependents24424.929128.431629.4+72
Group households121.2161.6171.6+5
Lone person households11011.213913.616014.9+50
One parent family10210.41019.91029.50
Other families313.2353.4363.3+5
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Wheeler Heights was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 49.1% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 47 households and account for 28.4% of all households.

In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 38 households, to comprise 43.2% of all households in 2026, compared to 49.1% in 2016.

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