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Box Hill North

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Box Hill North was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2031 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Whitehorse, 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
Box Hill North201620312041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents1,60634.21,78333.31,85632.1+250
Couples without dependents1,03622.01,22923.01,35623.4+320
Group households2966.33196.03365.8+40
Lone person households1,07922.91,27623.81,44024.9+361
One parent family50810.854410.258410.1+76
Other families1773.82043.82143.7+37

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2019.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 214 One parent family, 2041: 584 Lone person households, 2041: 1,440 Group households, 2041: 336 Couples without dependents, 2041: 1,356 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 1,856 Other families, 2031: 204 One parent family, 2031: 544 Lone person households, 2031: 1,276 Group households, 2031: 319 Couples without dependents, 2031: 1,229 Couple families with dependents, 2031: 1,783 Other families, 2016: 177 One parent family, 2016: 508 Lone person households, 2016: 1,079 Group households, 2016: 296 Couples without dependents, 2016: 1,036 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 1,606
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2031 to 2041: 10 Forecast change in One parent family,  2031 to 2041: 40 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2031 to 2041: 164 Forecast change in Group households,  2031 to 2041: 17 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2031 to 2041: 127 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2031 to 2041: 73 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2031: 27 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2031: 36 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2031: 197 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2031: 23 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2031: 193 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2031: 177
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Box Hill North was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 34.2% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2031 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 197 households and account for 23.8% of all households.

In contrast Group households is forecast to increase by 23 households, to comprise 6.0% of all households in 2031, compared to 6.3% in 2016.

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