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Shoalhaven City CouncilPopulation forecast

Shoalhaven City Council

Population summary

Between 2016 and 2051, the population for Shoalhaven City Council is forecast to increase by 35,702 persons (35.01% growth), at an average annual change of 0.72%.

This table summarises the population for Shoalhaven City Council and each of its small areas. This enables you to see how population change is affecting different parts of the LGA in different ways. Some small areas may be rapidly growing whilst others are stable or even declining in population.

Continue to the forecast results section to see detailed forecasts of population, households, and dwellings for each of the small areas.

Please note that population numbers in for the 2016 base year are derived from Estimated Resident Population from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. These differ from (and are usually higher than) Census counts as they factor in population missed by the Census and population overseas on Census night. They are generally considered a more accurate measure of population size than Census counts.

Population summary
Shoalhaven City CouncilForecast yearChange between 2016 and 2051
Area20162021202620312036204120462051Total changeAvg. annual % change
Shoalhaven City101,970106,704112,559117,499123,466128,733133,131137,673+35,702+0.72
Bangalee - Cambewarra Village - Tapitallee & Surrounds3,0113,0213,2223,9905,2696,6948,1089,494+6,483+2.77
Berry & Surrounds4,6164,9855,3525,5075,6615,8265,9266,031+1,415+0.64
Burrill Lake - Kings Point - Dolphin Point2,2682,6152,9293,1723,4003,4773,4853,499+1,231+1.04
Callala Bay - Callala Beach - Currarong - Myola & Surrounds3,7153,7633,9344,2014,6264,7694,8104,865+1,150+0.64
Coastal Mid2,3362,4172,5842,7112,8803,0553,2353,413+1,077+0.91
Coastal South2,5082,4732,5632,6422,7232,8072,8382,873+365+0.32
Culburra Beach - Orient Point3,5683,5973,7973,9454,0674,1914,2534,329+761+0.46
Greenwell Point - Terara & Surrounds1,7991,8431,9161,9531,9822,0112,0172,022+223+0.28
Huskisson - Falls Creek - Tomerong - Woollamia3,4423,5683,7283,8503,9924,1724,3074,446+1,004+0.61
Milton - Mollymook - Mollymook Beach - Narrawallee & Surrounds6,5896,9637,7088,0578,5518,6518,6508,690+2,101+0.66
North Nowra5,9595,9416,1106,1126,3936,6836,9687,246+1,287+0.47
Rural Balance2,8642,7652,6932,7202,7772,8472,9092,967+103+0.08
Sanctuary Point7,3647,6237,8948,0328,1508,2668,2688,291+927+0.28
Shoalhaven Heads3,1263,1413,1503,1573,1753,2023,2323,265+140+0.10
St Georges Basin - Basin View4,5544,5794,8845,1265,3155,5175,6475,783+1,229+0.57
Sussex Inlet - Swanhaven - Berrara - Cudmirrah & Surrounds4,3974,6264,9705,2615,5295,8106,0036,208+1,811+0.82
Vincentia - Erowal Bay & Surrounds5,8286,3766,7496,9427,0717,2407,3097,389+1,561+0.57
West Nowra - South Nowra - Nowra Hill & Surrounds5,7476,8848,0299,28910,43011,59012,74713,907+8,160+2.13
Nowra-Bomaderry Structure Plan36,23638,06540,10442,36745,41748,61251,82555,029+18,793+1.00
Milton-Ulladulla Structure Plan15,61816,88118,24019,08620,10220,40820,55120,761+5,143+0.68
Planning area 145,77648,03450,52252,98356,23459,65163,00066,348+20,571+0.89
Planning area 27,2837,3607,7318,1468,6938,9609,0639,194+1,911+0.56
Planning area 321,18822,14723,25523,95024,52925,19525,53125,909+4,721+0.48
Planning area 44,3974,6264,9705,2615,5295,8106,0036,208+1,811+0.82
Planning area 520,46221,77223,38824,43925,70526,27026,62427,047+6,585+0.67
Source: Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id (informed decisions), March 2021.

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