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North Wagga Wagga - Bomen

Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Wagga Wagga City. 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
North Wagga Wagga - BomenForecast year
Summary20162021202620312036
Population1,8822,4342,8783,0843,021
Change in population (5yrs)--552444206-63
Average annual change--5.28%3.41%1.39%-0.41%
Households6478621,0261,1211,129
Average household size2.892.812.792.742.66
Population in non private dwellings1414141414
Dwellings6878971,0671,1651,174
Dwelling occupancy rate94.1896.1096.1696.2296.17

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, October 2017.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2036 Average household size: 2.66 2035 Average household size: 2.68 2034 Average household size: 2.69 2033 Average household size: 2.71 2032 Average household size: 2.73 2031 Average household size: 2.74 2030 Average household size: 2.75 2029 Average household size: 2.76 2028 Average household size: 2.78 2027 Average household size: 2.79 2026 Average household size: 2.79 2025 Average household size: 2.80 2024 Average household size: 2.80 2023 Average household size: 2.80 2022 Average household size: 2.81 2021 Average household size: 2.81 2020 Average household size: 2.82 2019 Average household size: 2.83 2018 Average household size: 2.85 2017 Average household size: 2.87 2016 Average household size: 2.89 2036 Average household size: 2.66 2035 Average household size: 2.68 2034 Average household size: 2.69 2033 Average household size: 2.71 2032 Average household size: 2.73 2031 Average household size: 2.74 2030 Average household size: 2.75 2029 Average household size: 2.76 2028 Average household size: 2.78 2027 Average household size: 2.79 2026 Average household size: 2.79 2025 Average household size: 2.80 2024 Average household size: 2.80 2023 Average household size: 2.80 2022 Average household size: 2.81 2021 Average household size: 2.81 2020 Average household size: 2.82 2019 Average household size: 2.83 2018 Average household size: 2.85 2017 Average household size: 2.87 2036 Households: 1,129 2035 Households: 1,128 2034 Households: 1,127 2033 Households: 1,126 2032 Households: 1,125 2031 Households: 1,121 2030 Households: 1,112 2029 Households: 1,097 2028 Households: 1,076 2027 Households: 1,051 2026 Households: 1,026 2025 Households: 996 2024 Households: 967 2023 Households: 932 2022 Households: 897 2021 Households: 863 2020 Households: 828 2019 Households: 793 2018 Households: 751 2017 Households: 704 2016 Households: 647 2036 Total population: 3,021 2035 Total population: 3,034 2034 Total population: 3,050 2033 Total population: 3,064 2032 Total population: 3,081 2031 Total population: 3,084 2030 Total population: 3,075 2029 Total population: 3,046 2028 Total population: 3,002 2027 Total population: 2,943 2026 Total population: 2,878 2025 Total population: 2,802 2024 Total population: 2,722 2023 Total population: 2,626 2022 Total population: 2,533 2021 Total population: 2,434 2020 Total population: 2,347 2019 Total population: 2,263 2018 Total population: 2,151 2017 Total population: 2,032 2016 Total population: 1,882
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id the population experts, October 2017.
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