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Norman Gardens

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Norman Gardens was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Couples without dependents'.

Analysing the future household structure in Rockhampton Regional 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
Norman Gardens201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,24833.51,54732.51,73631.8+488
Couples without dependents1,13830.61,47130.91,70631.2+568
Group households1293.51603.41843.4+55
Lone person households75020.11,01621.31,18621.7+436
One parent family38810.448110.155010.1+162
Other families711.9861.8991.8+28

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 99 One parent family, 2036: 550 Lone person households, 2036: 1,186 Group households, 2036: 184 Couples without dependents, 2036: 1,706 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 1,736 Other families, 2026: 86 One parent family, 2026: 481 Lone person households, 2026: 1,016 Group households, 2026: 160 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,471 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,547 Other families, 2016: 71 One parent family, 2016: 388 Lone person households, 2016: 750 Group households, 2016: 129 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,138 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,248
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, September 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: 13 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 69 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 170 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 24 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 235 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 189 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 15 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 93 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 266 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 31 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 333 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 299
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, September 2017.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Norman Gardens was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 33.5% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 333 households and account for 30.9% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 15 households, to comprise 1.8% of all households in 2026, compared to 1.9% in 2016.

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