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Household types

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

Analysing the future household structure in City of Swan, 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
Altone201620262051Change between 2016 and 2051
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents2,84636.82,89134.63,17233.3+326
Couples without dependents1,62521.01,94323.32,26423.8+639
Group households2433.12563.12802.9+37
Lone person households1,53419.81,75321.02,11922.3+585
One parent family1,04713.51,05512.61,19112.5+144
Other families4335.64465.34905.1+57

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id , the population experts, May 2019.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2051: 490 One parent family, 2051: 1,191 Lone person households, 2051: 2,119 Group households, 2051: 280 Couples without dependents, 2051: 2,264 Couple families with dependents, 2051: 3,172 Other families, 2026: 446 One parent family, 2026: 1,055 Lone person households, 2026: 1,753 Group households, 2026: 256 Couples without dependents, 2026: 1,943 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 2,891 Other families, 2016: 433 One parent family, 2016: 1,047 Lone person households, 2016: 1,534 Group households, 2016: 243 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,625 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 2,846
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2051
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2051 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2051: 44 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2051: 136 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2051: 366 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2051: 24 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2051: 321 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2051: 281 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 13 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 8 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 219 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 13 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 318 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 45
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2051, prepared by .id the population experts, May 2019.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Altone was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 36.8% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Couples without dependents, which will increase by 318 households and account for 23.3% of all households.

In contrast One parent family is forecast to increase by 8 households, to comprise 12.6% of all households in 2026, compared to 13.5% in 2016.

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