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Barrack Heights

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Shellharbour City. 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
Barrack HeightsForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population6,0426,1176,1276,1426,1856,299
Change in population (5yrs)--74101643114
Average annual change--0.25%0.03%0.05%0.14%0.37%
Households2,2922,3442,3772,4052,4332,479
Average household size2.632.612.572.552.542.54
Population in non private dwellings101010101010
Dwellings2,4222,4702,5002,5302,5602,609
Dwelling occupancy rate94.6394.9095.0895.0695.0495.02

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2019.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.54 2040 Average household size: 2.54 2039 Average household size: 2.54 2038 Average household size: 2.54 2037 Average household size: 2.54 2036 Average household size: 2.54 2035 Average household size: 2.54 2034 Average household size: 2.54 2033 Average household size: 2.54 2032 Average household size: 2.55 2031 Average household size: 2.55 2030 Average household size: 2.55 2029 Average household size: 2.56 2028 Average household size: 2.56 2027 Average household size: 2.57 2026 Average household size: 2.57 2025 Average household size: 2.58 2024 Average household size: 2.59 2023 Average household size: 2.59 2022 Average household size: 2.60 2021 Average household size: 2.61 2020 Average household size: 2.62 2019 Average household size: 2.63 2018 Average household size: 2.63 2017 Average household size: 2.63 2016 Average household size: 2.63 2041 Average household size: 2.54 2040 Average household size: 2.54 2039 Average household size: 2.54 2038 Average household size: 2.54 2037 Average household size: 2.54 2036 Average household size: 2.54 2035 Average household size: 2.54 2034 Average household size: 2.54 2033 Average household size: 2.54 2032 Average household size: 2.55 2031 Average household size: 2.55 2030 Average household size: 2.55 2029 Average household size: 2.56 2028 Average household size: 2.56 2027 Average household size: 2.57 2026 Average household size: 2.57 2025 Average household size: 2.58 2024 Average household size: 2.59 2023 Average household size: 2.59 2022 Average household size: 2.60 2021 Average household size: 2.61 2020 Average household size: 2.62 2019 Average household size: 2.63 2018 Average household size: 2.63 2017 Average household size: 2.63 2041 Households: 2,480 2040 Households: 2,470 2039 Households: 2,461 2038 Households: 2,451 2037 Households: 2,442 2036 Households: 2,433 2035 Households: 2,428 2034 Households: 2,422 2033 Households: 2,416 2032 Households: 2,410 2031 Households: 2,405 2030 Households: 2,399 2029 Households: 2,393 2028 Households: 2,388 2027 Households: 2,382 2026 Households: 2,376 2025 Households: 2,371 2024 Households: 2,365 2023 Households: 2,358 2022 Households: 2,351 2021 Households: 2,344 2020 Households: 2,337 2019 Households: 2,330 2018 Households: 2,323 2017 Households: 2,316 2016 Households: 2,292 2041 Total population: 6,299 2040 Total population: 6,276 2039 Total population: 6,251 2038 Total population: 6,228 2037 Total population: 6,207 2036 Total population: 6,185 2035 Total population: 6,174 2034 Total population: 6,166 2033 Total population: 6,157 2032 Total population: 6,151 2031 Total population: 6,142 2030 Total population: 6,136 2029 Total population: 6,134 2028 Total population: 6,129 2027 Total population: 6,129 2026 Total population: 6,127 2025 Total population: 6,125 2024 Total population: 6,127 2023 Total population: 6,117 2022 Total population: 6,118 2021 Total population: 6,117 2020 Total population: 6,122 2019 Total population: 6,135 2018 Total population: 6,129 2017 Total population: 6,112 2016 Total population: 6,042
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
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