City of Greater SheppartonPopulation forecast
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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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Rural East

Residential development

Residential development forecasts assume the number of dwellings in Rural East will increase by an average of 2 dwellings per annum to 514 in 2036.

The addition of dwellings to the housing stock is a major driver of population growth in an area, providing opportunities for households to relocate from other areas or new households to form locally (such as young people leaving the family home or separations/divorces).

Residential development can take various forms depending on the availability of land. These include new housing estates on greenfield sites, subdivision in existing residential neighbourhoods (often called infill development), conversion of industrial lands to residential lands, and densification of housing by building up.

.id's forecasters worked with Council planners to understand the likely development activity in each small area. This forms the development assumptions for the forecasts. This table shows the quantity of new development assumed in each small area in the City of Greater Shepparton. Select each small area to see detailed assumptions.

Dwelling counts for 2016 have been adjusted to reflect Census results. Specific assumptions from 2017 onwards:

  • Dookie Town Zone Development - 12 dwellings (2013-2035)
  • Low level of Minor Site development (1-2 dwellings per annum)
Forecast residential development
Forecast residential development 2036 Total dwellings: 514 2035 Total dwellings: 512 2034 Total dwellings: 510 2033 Total dwellings: 508 2032 Total dwellings: 506 2031 Total dwellings: 504 2030 Total dwellings: 502 2029 Total dwellings: 500 2028 Total dwellings: 498 2027 Total dwellings: 496 2026 Total dwellings: 494 2025 Total dwellings: 492 2024 Total dwellings: 490 2023 Total dwellings: 488 2022 Total dwellings: 486 2021 Total dwellings: 484 2020 Total dwellings: 482 2019 Total dwellings: 480 2018 Total dwellings: 478 2017 Total dwellings: 476 2036 Total dwellings: 514 2035 Total dwellings: 512 2034 Total dwellings: 510 2033 Total dwellings: 508 2032 Total dwellings: 506 2031 Total dwellings: 504 2030 Total dwellings: 502 2029 Total dwellings: 500 2028 Total dwellings: 498 2027 Total dwellings: 496 2026 Total dwellings: 494 2025 Total dwellings: 492 2024 Total dwellings: 490 2023 Total dwellings: 488 2022 Total dwellings: 486 2021 Total dwellings: 484 2020 Total dwellings: 482 2019 Total dwellings: 480 2018 Total dwellings: 478 2017 Total dwellings: 476 2036 Forecast development: 2 2035 Forecast development: 2 2034 Forecast development: 2 2033 Forecast development: 2 2032 Forecast development: 2 2031 Forecast development: 2 2030 Forecast development: 2 2029 Forecast development: 2 2028 Forecast development: 2 2027 Forecast development: 2 2026 Forecast development: 2 2025 Forecast development: 2 2024 Forecast development: 2 2023 Forecast development: 2 2022 Forecast development: 2 2021 Forecast development: 2 2020 Forecast development: 2 2019 Forecast development: 2 2018 Forecast development: 2 2017 Forecast development: 2
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
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