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City of WannerooPopulation forecast

City of Wanneroo

Non-private dwellings

1,741 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Wanneroo in 2021.

Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.

Persons in non-private dwellings
City of WannerooYearChange between 2016 and 2041
Area20162041Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
City of Wanneroo1,1572,241+1,0840+1,083
Alexander Heights00000
Ashby - Sinagra99000
Banksia Grove00000
Gnangara - Jandabup - Mariginiup4204+2000+200
Hocking - Pearsall22000
Madeley - Wangara - Woodvale150150000
Mindarie - Tamala Park9999000
Neerabup - Pinjar - Nowergup - Carabooda99000
Quinns Rocks33000
Two Rocks21171+1500+150
Source: Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id (informed decisions), June 2021.

Key findings

There were 1,157 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in the City of Wanneroo in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in the City of Wanneroo is expected to increase to 2,041 persons in 2031 and to 2,241 persons in 2041.

The age structure of the population is an indicator of the City of Wanneroo's residential role and function and how it is likely to change in the future. The age structure of the City of Wanneroo is indicative of the area’s era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for aged based services and facilities.

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