Upper Lachlan ShirePopulation 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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Upper Lachlan Shire

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Upper Lachlan Shire. 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
Upper Lachlan ShireForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population7,8378,0267,9907,9337,912
Change in population (5yrs)--189-35-58-21
Average annual change--0.48%-0.09%-0.14%-0.05%
Households3,3423,4653,4983,5193,534
Average household size2.322.292.262.222.21
Population in non private dwellings7994102109109
Dwellings4,3374,4264,5144,6014,689
Dwelling occupancy rate77.0678.2977.4976.4875.37

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2018.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.21 2035 Average household size: 2.21 2034 Average household size: 2.21 2033 Average household size: 2.22 2032 Average household size: 2.22 2031 Average household size: 2.22 2030 Average household size: 2.23 2029 Average household size: 2.24 2028 Average household size: 2.24 2027 Average household size: 2.24 2026 Average household size: 2.25 2025 Average household size: 2.26 2024 Average household size: 2.26 2023 Average household size: 2.27 2022 Average household size: 2.28 2021 Average household size: 2.29 2020 Average household size: 2.30 2019 Average household size: 2.31 2018 Average household size: 2.32 2017 Average household size: 2.33 2016 Average household size: 2.32 2036 Average household size: 2.21 2035 Average household size: 2.21 2034 Average household size: 2.21 2033 Average household size: 2.22 2032 Average household size: 2.22 2031 Average household size: 2.22 2030 Average household size: 2.23 2029 Average household size: 2.24 2028 Average household size: 2.24 2027 Average household size: 2.24 2026 Average household size: 2.25 2025 Average household size: 2.26 2024 Average household size: 2.26 2023 Average household size: 2.27 2022 Average household size: 2.28 2021 Average household size: 2.29 2020 Average household size: 2.30 2019 Average household size: 2.31 2018 Average household size: 2.32 2017 Average household size: 2.33 2036 Households: 3,535 2035 Households: 3,531 2034 Households: 3,528 2033 Households: 3,524 2032 Households: 3,521 2031 Households: 3,518 2030 Households: 3,515 2029 Households: 3,511 2028 Households: 3,508 2027 Households: 3,504 2026 Households: 3,501 2025 Households: 3,493 2024 Households: 3,487 2023 Households: 3,479 2022 Households: 3,473 2021 Households: 3,465 2020 Households: 3,442 2019 Households: 3,418 2018 Households: 3,394 2017 Households: 3,370 2016 Households: 3,343 2036 Total population: 7,912 2035 Total population: 7,919 2034 Total population: 7,915 2033 Total population: 7,916 2032 Total population: 7,920 2031 Total population: 7,933 2030 Total population: 7,951 2029 Total population: 7,957 2028 Total population: 7,972 2027 Total population: 7,974 2026 Total population: 7,990 2025 Total population: 7,991 2024 Total population: 7,985 2023 Total population: 7,986 2022 Total population: 8,004 2021 Total population: 8,026 2020 Total population: 7,995 2019 Total population: 7,978 2018 Total population: 7,967 2017 Total population: 7,936 2016 Total population: 7,837
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2018.
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