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Population, households and dwellings

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in the City of Whitehorse. The period 2016 to 2031, 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
BlackburnForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population14,52216,26717,53318,78719,98621,171
Change in population (5yrs)--1,7451,2661,2541,1991,185
Average annual change--2.30%1.51%1.39%1.25%1.16%
Households5,3675,9416,4286,8957,3637,828
Average household size2.632.672.662.662.652.65
Population in non private dwellings419419419457457457
Dwellings5,7666,3846,9057,4097,9108,410
Dwelling occupancy rate93.0893.0693.0993.0693.0893.08

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

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2041 Average household size: 2.65 2040 Average household size: 2.65 2039 Average household size: 2.65 2038 Average household size: 2.65 2037 Average household size: 2.65 2036 Average household size: 2.65 2035 Average household size: 2.65 2034 Average household size: 2.65 2033 Average household size: 2.66 2032 Average household size: 2.66 2031 Average household size: 2.66 2030 Average household size: 2.66 2029 Average household size: 2.66 2028 Average household size: 2.66 2027 Average household size: 2.66 2026 Average household size: 2.66 2025 Average household size: 2.66 2024 Average household size: 2.67 2023 Average household size: 2.67 2022 Average household size: 2.67 2021 Average household size: 2.67 2020 Average household size: 2.66 2019 Average household size: 2.66 2018 Average household size: 2.65 2017 Average household size: 2.64 2016 Average household size: 2.63 2041 Average household size: 2.65 2040 Average household size: 2.65 2039 Average household size: 2.65 2038 Average household size: 2.65 2037 Average household size: 2.65 2036 Average household size: 2.65 2035 Average household size: 2.65 2034 Average household size: 2.65 2033 Average household size: 2.66 2032 Average household size: 2.66 2031 Average household size: 2.66 2030 Average household size: 2.66 2029 Average household size: 2.66 2028 Average household size: 2.66 2027 Average household size: 2.66 2026 Average household size: 2.66 2025 Average household size: 2.66 2024 Average household size: 2.67 2023 Average household size: 2.67 2022 Average household size: 2.67 2021 Average household size: 2.67 2020 Average household size: 2.66 2019 Average household size: 2.66 2018 Average household size: 2.65 2017 Average household size: 2.64 2041 Households: 7,828 2040 Households: 7,735 2039 Households: 7,642 2038 Households: 7,549 2037 Households: 7,455 2036 Households: 7,362 2035 Households: 7,268 2034 Households: 7,175 2033 Households: 7,083 2032 Households: 6,989 2031 Households: 6,896 2030 Households: 6,802 2029 Households: 6,709 2028 Households: 6,615 2027 Households: 6,521 2026 Households: 6,427 2025 Households: 6,334 2024 Households: 6,240 2023 Households: 6,145 2022 Households: 6,045 2021 Households: 5,942 2020 Households: 5,829 2019 Households: 5,697 2018 Households: 5,559 2017 Households: 5,483 2016 Households: 5,367 2041 Total population: 21,171 2040 Total population: 20,934 2039 Total population: 20,699 2038 Total population: 20,462 2037 Total population: 20,222 2036 Total population: 19,986 2035 Total population: 19,744 2034 Total population: 19,507 2033 Total population: 19,268 2032 Total population: 19,026 2031 Total population: 18,787 2030 Total population: 18,506 2029 Total population: 18,265 2028 Total population: 18,017 2027 Total population: 17,772 2026 Total population: 17,533 2025 Total population: 17,296 2024 Total population: 17,058 2023 Total population: 16,810 2022 Total population: 16,548 2021 Total population: 16,267 2020 Total population: 15,937 2019 Total population: 15,558 2018 Total population: 15,143 2017 Total population: 14,908 2016 Total population: 14,522
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.
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