City of ParramattaPopulation forecast
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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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City of Parramatta

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Parramatta. The period 2016 to 2026, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
City of ParramattaForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population234,966274,859312,893353,898389,017
Change in population (5yrs)--39,89338,03441,00435,119
Average annual change--3.19%2.63%2.49%1.91%
Households83,887100,240116,026133,110147,947
Average household size2.742.692.652.612.59
Population in non private dwellings5,4145,6675,8076,0326,300
Dwellings86,683104,440121,872140,747156,971
Dwelling occupancy rate96.7795.9895.2094.5794.25

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.59 2035 Average household size: 2.59 2034 Average household size: 2.60 2033 Average household size: 2.60 2032 Average household size: 2.61 2031 Average household size: 2.61 2030 Average household size: 2.62 2029 Average household size: 2.63 2028 Average household size: 2.63 2027 Average household size: 2.64 2026 Average household size: 2.65 2025 Average household size: 2.65 2024 Average household size: 2.66 2023 Average household size: 2.67 2022 Average household size: 2.68 2021 Average household size: 2.69 2020 Average household size: 2.70 2019 Average household size: 2.71 2018 Average household size: 2.72 2017 Average household size: 2.73 2016 Average household size: 2.74 2036 Average household size: 2.59 2035 Average household size: 2.59 2034 Average household size: 2.60 2033 Average household size: 2.60 2032 Average household size: 2.61 2031 Average household size: 2.61 2030 Average household size: 2.62 2029 Average household size: 2.63 2028 Average household size: 2.63 2027 Average household size: 2.64 2026 Average household size: 2.65 2025 Average household size: 2.65 2024 Average household size: 2.66 2023 Average household size: 2.67 2022 Average household size: 2.68 2021 Average household size: 2.69 2020 Average household size: 2.70 2019 Average household size: 2.71 2018 Average household size: 2.72 2017 Average household size: 2.73 2036 Households: 147,944 2035 Households: 145,281 2034 Households: 142,468 2033 Households: 139,518 2032 Households: 136,336 2031 Households: 133,112 2030 Households: 129,804 2029 Households: 126,436 2028 Households: 122,957 2027 Households: 119,446 2026 Households: 116,029 2025 Households: 112,722 2024 Households: 109,476 2023 Households: 106,332 2022 Households: 103,267 2021 Households: 100,235 2020 Households: 97,188 2019 Households: 94,079 2018 Households: 90,901 2017 Households: 87,465 2016 Households: 83,894 2036 Total population: 389,017 2035 Total population: 382,467 2034 Total population: 375,841 2033 Total population: 368,922 2032 Total population: 361,475 2031 Total population: 353,898 2030 Total population: 345,816 2029 Total population: 337,763 2028 Total population: 329,464 2027 Total population: 321,125 2026 Total population: 312,893 2025 Total population: 304,805 2024 Total population: 296,994 2023 Total population: 289,445 2022 Total population: 282,170 2021 Total population: 274,859 2020 Total population: 267,530 2019 Total population: 260,130 2018 Total population: 252,790 2017 Total population: 244,172 2016 Total population: 234,966
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
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