Town of Port HedlandPopulation 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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Town of Port Hedland

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the Town of Port Hedland. 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
Town of Port HedlandForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population15,04914,66416,04519,24922,97327,085
Change in population (5yrs)---3851,3803,2043,7244,112
Average annual change---0.52%1.82%3.71%3.60%3.35%
Households5,2075,1485,5376,5707,8449,299
Average household size2.692.642.672.732.762.77
Population in non private dwellings1,0641,0551,2781,3181,3181,318
Dwellings7,6677,7158,0809,27610,72512,305
Dwelling occupancy rate67.9166.7368.5370.8373.1475.57

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2018.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.77 2040 Average household size: 2.77 2039 Average household size: 2.77 2038 Average household size: 2.77 2037 Average household size: 2.77 2036 Average household size: 2.76 2035 Average household size: 2.76 2034 Average household size: 2.75 2033 Average household size: 2.75 2032 Average household size: 2.74 2031 Average household size: 2.73 2030 Average household size: 2.72 2029 Average household size: 2.71 2028 Average household size: 2.69 2027 Average household size: 2.67 2026 Average household size: 2.67 2025 Average household size: 2.66 2024 Average household size: 2.66 2023 Average household size: 2.65 2022 Average household size: 2.64 2021 Average household size: 2.64 2020 Average household size: 2.65 2019 Average household size: 2.66 2018 Average household size: 2.67 2017 Average household size: 2.67 2016 Average household size: 2.69 2041 Average household size: 2.77 2040 Average household size: 2.77 2039 Average household size: 2.77 2038 Average household size: 2.77 2037 Average household size: 2.77 2036 Average household size: 2.76 2035 Average household size: 2.76 2034 Average household size: 2.75 2033 Average household size: 2.75 2032 Average household size: 2.74 2031 Average household size: 2.73 2030 Average household size: 2.72 2029 Average household size: 2.71 2028 Average household size: 2.69 2027 Average household size: 2.67 2026 Average household size: 2.67 2025 Average household size: 2.66 2024 Average household size: 2.66 2023 Average household size: 2.65 2022 Average household size: 2.64 2021 Average household size: 2.64 2020 Average household size: 2.65 2019 Average household size: 2.66 2018 Average household size: 2.67 2017 Average household size: 2.67 2041 Households: 9,298 2040 Households: 9,003 2039 Households: 8,710 2038 Households: 8,415 2037 Households: 8,128 2036 Households: 7,844 2035 Households: 7,564 2034 Households: 7,289 2033 Households: 7,033 2032 Households: 6,794 2031 Households: 6,569 2030 Households: 6,338 2029 Households: 6,111 2028 Households: 5,923 2027 Households: 5,725 2026 Households: 5,538 2025 Households: 5,403 2024 Households: 5,287 2023 Households: 5,223 2022 Households: 5,179 2021 Households: 5,149 2020 Households: 5,154 2019 Households: 5,162 2018 Households: 5,176 2017 Households: 5,196 2016 Households: 5,206 2041 Total population: 27,085 2040 Total population: 26,262 2039 Total population: 25,442 2038 Total population: 24,617 2037 Total population: 23,810 2036 Total population: 22,973 2035 Total population: 22,176 2034 Total population: 21,387 2033 Total population: 20,636 2032 Total population: 19,935 2031 Total population: 19,249 2030 Total population: 18,552 2029 Total population: 17,851 2028 Total population: 17,237 2027 Total population: 16,595 2026 Total population: 16,045 2025 Total population: 15,659 2024 Total population: 15,244 2023 Total population: 14,998 2022 Total population: 14,764 2021 Total population: 14,664 2020 Total population: 14,730 2019 Total population: 14,759 2018 Total population: 14,840 2017 Total population: 14,927 2016 Total population: 15,049
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2018.
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