Shellharbour City CouncilPopulation forecast

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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Shellharbour City

Population and age structure map

The area with the greatest increase in persons aged 0 to 4 years between 2016 and 2036 in Shellharbour City is Rural Balance.

Knowing when and where to deliver age-based services is an essential part of local government planning. Mapping the distribution of selected age groups across Shellharbour City provides the evidence-base for efficiently targeting and delivering these services. You can learn more about how places move through cycles of change which affect their age by visiting population and age structure.

Population and age structure - persons aged 0 to 4 years
Shellharbour City20162036Change between 2016 and 2036
Shellharbour City4,6846.65,3876.2+703+15.0
Albion Park1,0067.49016.6-105-10.5
Albion Park Rail4846.84245.8-60-12.4
Barrack Heights4247.04126.8-12-2.7
Blackbutt - Shellharbour City Centre2135.82625.0+49+23.0
Lake Illawarra1945.92126.2+18+9.2
Mount Warrigal2915.92815.7-10-3.4
Oak Flats4206.33875.7-33-7.8
Rural Balance816.11,0567.3+975+1,203.7
Shell Cove3606.24095.4+49+13.6
Shellharbour - Barrack Point1874.22004.4+13+7.1

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