Town of Victoria ParkPopulation 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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Town of Victoria Park

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Town of Victoria Park was 'Lone person households', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Town of Victoria Park, 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
Town of Victoria Park201620262036Change between 2016 and 2036
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents3,33921.73,99820.74,61919.0+1,280
Couples without dependents4,37228.45,62529.17,28230.0+2,910
Group households1,1567.51,4487.51,8387.6+682
Lone person households4,95232.26,36733.08,33734.3+3,385
One parent family1,1407.41,3206.81,5046.2+364
Other families4392.95612.96982.9+259

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

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2036: 698 One parent family, 2036: 1,504 Lone person households, 2036: 8,337 Group households, 2036: 1,838 Couples without dependents, 2036: 7,282 Couple families with dependents, 2036: 4,619 Other families, 2026: 561 One parent family, 2026: 1,320 Lone person households, 2026: 6,367 Group households, 2026: 1,448 Couples without dependents, 2026: 5,625 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 3,998 Other families, 2016: 439 One parent family, 2016: 1,140 Lone person households, 2016: 4,952 Group households, 2016: 1,156 Couples without dependents, 2016: 4,372 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 3,339
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, January 2016.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2036 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2036: 137 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2036: 184 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2036: 1,970 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2036: 390 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2036: 1,657 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2036: 621 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 122 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 180 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 1,415 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 292 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 1,253 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 659
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, January 2016.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in the Town of Victoria Park was Lone person households, which accounted for 32.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 1,415 households and account for 33.0% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 122 households, to comprise 2.9% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.9% in 2016.

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