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Playford North Extension

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Playford North Extension was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couple families with dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Playford, 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
Playford North Extension201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,86337.23,10538.53,89337.4+2,030
Couples without dependents1,20024.02,05225.52,77526.7+1,575
Group households1843.72663.33253.1+141
Lone person households75815.21,24015.41,66216.0+904
One parent family89317.91,23815.41,54414.8+651
Other families1042.11602.02072.0+103

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 207 One parent family, 2036: 1,544 Lone person households, 2036: 1,662 Group households, 2036: 325 Couples without dependents, 2036: 2,775 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 3,893 Other families, 2026: 160 One parent family, 2026: 1,238 Lone person households, 2026: 1,240 Group households, 2026: 266 Couples without dependents, 2026: 2,052 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 3,105 Other families, 2016: 104 One parent family, 2016: 893 Lone person households, 2016: 758 Group households, 2016: 184 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,200 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,863
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 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: 47 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 306 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 422 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 59 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 723 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 788 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 56 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 345 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 482 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 82 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 852 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 1,242
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Playford North Extension was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 37.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couple families with dependents, which will increase by 1,242 households and account for 38.5% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 56 households, to comprise 2.0% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.1% in 2016.

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