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 summary

Between 2016 and 2041, the population for Tamworth Region is forecast to increase by 18,465 persons (30.27% growth), at an average annual change of 1.06%.

This table summarises the population for Tamworth Region 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 forecast.id 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
Tamworth RegionForecast yearChange between 2016 and 2041
Area201620212026203120362041Total changeAvg. annual % change
Tamworth Region61,00364,56368,18471,89875,67679,468+18,465+1.06
Barraba - Rural North1,6541,7281,7931,8451,8741,894+240+0.54
Calala (Residential)3,4224,1694,8865,5315,8645,953+2,531+2.24
Eastern Highlands5,0235,2645,4515,6605,8696,087+1,063+0.77
Hillvue6,6137,0037,5098,0949,08010,434+3,821+1.84
Manilla and District3,3463,3903,4493,5293,6053,668+322+0.37
Moore Creek - Daruka - Tintinhull - Hallsville4,1614,6755,2435,8066,4107,026+2,865+2.12
North Tamworth5,2456,1226,9327,6668,3448,988+3,743+2.18
Nundle - Rural South1,3431,3441,3621,3821,4021,429+86+0.25
Oxley Vale3,8224,0204,1564,3194,5074,756+934+0.88
South Tamworth6,6996,8686,9396,9446,9506,958+259+0.15
Tamworth CBD - East Tamworth5,6705,6175,7165,8886,0876,295+625+0.42
Warral - Kingswood - Nemingha - Calala (Rural)2,6062,5502,5352,5752,6422,711+105+0.16
West Tamworth (Central)2,4982,4732,4742,4932,5032,506+8+0.01
West Tamworth (Coledale)2,8583,0243,2053,3953,5503,694+836+1.03
Westdale - Taminda2,9223,1173,2873,4453,5583,552+630+0.78
Western Rural3,1223,1983,2463,3263,4313,518+396+0.48

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

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