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In 2016, the dominant household type in Town Beach - CBD was 'Lone person households', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.
Analysing the future household structure in Port Macquarie-Hastings 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|
|Town Beach - CBD||2016||2026||2041||Change between 2016 and 2041|
|Couple families with dependents||33||5.3||32||4.1||38||3.8||+5|
|Couples without dependents||164||26.1||221||28.3||288||28.7||+124|
|Lone person households||345||54.9||433||55.4||558||55.5||+213|
|One parent family||44||7.0||48||6.1||62||6.2||+18|
In 2016, the dominant household type in Town Beach - CBD was Lone person households, which accounted for 54.9% of all households.
The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 88 households and account for 55.4% of all households.
In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 1 households, to comprise 4.1% of all households in 2026, compared to 5.3% in 2016.
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