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Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Harris Street was 'Couples without dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Sydney, 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
Harris Street201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,11313.11,19813.01,35312.7+240
Couples without dependents2,66831.42,85330.93,34331.5+675
Group households1,50217.71,54916.81,75116.5+249
Lone person households2,49229.42,84430.83,23730.5+745
One parent family4655.55375.86386.0+173
Other families2472.92612.82962.8+49

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 296 One parent family, 2041: 638 Lone person households, 2041: 3,237 Group households, 2041: 1,751 Couples without dependents, 2041: 3,343 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 1,353 Other families, 2026: 261 One parent family, 2026: 537 Lone person households, 2026: 2,844 Group households, 2026: 1,549 Couples without dependents, 2026: 2,853 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 1,198 Other families, 2016: 247 One parent family, 2016: 465 Lone person households, 2016: 2,492 Group households, 2016: 1,502 Couples without dependents, 2016: 2,668 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,113
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, February 2019.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 35 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 101 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 393 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: 202 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 490 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 155 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 14 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 72 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 352 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 47 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 185 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 85
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, February 2019.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Harris Street was Couples without dependents, which accounted for 31.4% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 352 households and account for 30.8% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 14 households, to comprise 2.8% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.9% in 2016.

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