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St Kilda

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in St Kilda was 'Lone person households', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Port Phillip, 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
St Kilda201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,2479.41,4619.41,5879.4+340
Couples without dependents3,31125.03,95325.54,28325.4+972
Group households1,49411.31,79011.51,88011.1+386
Lone person households6,34947.97,30047.08,04647.7+1,697
One parent family6514.97444.87734.6+122
Other families2131.62791.83001.8+87

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2017.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 300 One parent family, 2041: 773 Lone person households, 2041: 8,046 Group households, 2041: 1,880 Couples without dependents, 2041: 4,283 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 1,587 Other families, 2026: 279 One parent family, 2026: 744 Lone person households, 2026: 7,300 Group households, 2026: 1,790 Couples without dependents, 2026: 3,953 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,461 Other families, 2016: 213 One parent family, 2016: 651 Lone person households, 2016: 6,349 Group households, 2016: 1,494 Couples without dependents, 2016: 3,311 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,247
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 21 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 29 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 746 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 90 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 330 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 126 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 66 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 93 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 951 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 296 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 642 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 214
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in St Kilda was Lone person households, which accounted for 47.9% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 951 households and account for 47.0% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 66 households, to comprise 1.8% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.6% in 2016.

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