Tamworth Regional CouncilPopulation 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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Tamworth Region

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Tamworth Region. 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
Tamworth RegionForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population61,00364,56368,18471,89875,67679,468
Change in population (5yrs)--3,5603,6223,7143,7783,792
Average annual change--1.14%1.10%1.07%1.03%0.98%
Households24,73226,44128,08529,72631,37633,004
Average household size2.422.402.382.372.362.36
Population in non private dwellings1,1961,2301,3301,4301,5301,630
Dwellings26,34528,12229,83831,55033,26834,983
Dwelling occupancy rate93.8894.0294.1294.2294.3194.34

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, December 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.36 2040 Average household size: 2.36 2039 Average household size: 2.36 2038 Average household size: 2.36 2037 Average household size: 2.36 2036 Average household size: 2.36 2035 Average household size: 2.37 2034 Average household size: 2.37 2033 Average household size: 2.37 2032 Average household size: 2.37 2031 Average household size: 2.37 2030 Average household size: 2.37 2029 Average household size: 2.37 2028 Average household size: 2.38 2027 Average household size: 2.38 2026 Average household size: 2.38 2025 Average household size: 2.38 2024 Average household size: 2.39 2023 Average household size: 2.39 2022 Average household size: 2.39 2021 Average household size: 2.40 2020 Average household size: 2.40 2019 Average household size: 2.40 2018 Average household size: 2.41 2017 Average household size: 2.41 2016 Average household size: 2.42 2041 Average household size: 2.36 2040 Average household size: 2.36 2039 Average household size: 2.36 2038 Average household size: 2.36 2037 Average household size: 2.36 2036 Average household size: 2.36 2035 Average household size: 2.37 2034 Average household size: 2.37 2033 Average household size: 2.37 2032 Average household size: 2.37 2031 Average household size: 2.37 2030 Average household size: 2.37 2029 Average household size: 2.37 2028 Average household size: 2.38 2027 Average household size: 2.38 2026 Average household size: 2.38 2025 Average household size: 2.38 2024 Average household size: 2.39 2023 Average household size: 2.39 2022 Average household size: 2.39 2021 Average household size: 2.40 2020 Average household size: 2.40 2019 Average household size: 2.40 2018 Average household size: 2.41 2017 Average household size: 2.41 2041 Households: 33,008 2040 Households: 32,680 2039 Households: 32,352 2038 Households: 32,025 2037 Households: 31,696 2036 Households: 31,368 2035 Households: 31,042 2034 Households: 30,714 2033 Households: 30,383 2032 Households: 30,051 2031 Households: 29,725 2030 Households: 29,399 2029 Households: 29,073 2028 Households: 28,746 2027 Households: 28,417 2026 Households: 28,087 2025 Households: 27,760 2024 Households: 27,431 2023 Households: 27,102 2022 Households: 26,772 2021 Households: 26,442 2020 Households: 26,114 2019 Households: 25,780 2018 Households: 25,448 2017 Households: 25,118 2016 Households: 24,734 2041 Total population: 79,468 2040 Total population: 78,724 2039 Total population: 77,933 2038 Total population: 77,197 2037 Total population: 76,410 2036 Total population: 75,676 2035 Total population: 74,952 2034 Total population: 74,168 2033 Total population: 73,411 2032 Total population: 72,610 2031 Total population: 71,898 2030 Total population: 71,172 2029 Total population: 70,395 2028 Total population: 69,656 2027 Total population: 68,883 2026 Total population: 68,184 2025 Total population: 67,468 2024 Total population: 66,705 2023 Total population: 66,002 2022 Total population: 65,270 2021 Total population: 64,563 2020 Total population: 63,826 2019 Total population: 63,142 2018 Total population: 62,475 2017 Total population: 61,806 2016 Total population: 61,003
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2017.
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