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Box Hill

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
Box HillForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population11,97017,83821,95925,01527,27328,913
Change in population (5yrs)--5,8684,1213,0562,2591,640
Average annual change--8.31%4.24%2.64%1.74%1.17%
Households4,8827,5869,51310,95112,07912,902
Average household size2.362.292.262.242.222.21
Population in non private dwellings460460460460460460
Dwellings5,3018,31210,45412,05213,30714,217
Dwelling occupancy rate92.1091.2791.0090.8690.7790.75

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: 2.21 2040 Average household size: 2.21 2039 Average household size: 2.21 2038 Average household size: 2.21 2037 Average household size: 2.22 2036 Average household size: 2.22 2035 Average household size: 2.22 2034 Average household size: 2.23 2033 Average household size: 2.23 2032 Average household size: 2.24 2031 Average household size: 2.24 2030 Average household size: 2.25 2029 Average household size: 2.25 2028 Average household size: 2.25 2027 Average household size: 2.26 2026 Average household size: 2.26 2025 Average household size: 2.27 2024 Average household size: 2.27 2023 Average household size: 2.28 2022 Average household size: 2.28 2021 Average household size: 2.29 2020 Average household size: 2.30 2019 Average household size: 2.31 2018 Average household size: 2.33 2017 Average household size: 2.34 2016 Average household size: 2.36 2041 Average household size: 2.21 2040 Average household size: 2.21 2039 Average household size: 2.21 2038 Average household size: 2.21 2037 Average household size: 2.22 2036 Average household size: 2.22 2035 Average household size: 2.22 2034 Average household size: 2.23 2033 Average household size: 2.23 2032 Average household size: 2.24 2031 Average household size: 2.24 2030 Average household size: 2.25 2029 Average household size: 2.25 2028 Average household size: 2.25 2027 Average household size: 2.26 2026 Average household size: 2.26 2025 Average household size: 2.27 2024 Average household size: 2.27 2023 Average household size: 2.28 2022 Average household size: 2.28 2021 Average household size: 2.29 2020 Average household size: 2.30 2019 Average household size: 2.31 2018 Average household size: 2.33 2017 Average household size: 2.34 2041 Households: 12,901 2040 Households: 12,760 2039 Households: 12,607 2038 Households: 12,443 2037 Households: 12,268 2036 Households: 12,080 2035 Households: 11,881 2034 Households: 11,666 2033 Households: 11,439 2032 Households: 11,200 2031 Households: 10,950 2030 Households: 10,688 2029 Households: 10,415 2028 Households: 10,130 2027 Households: 9,833 2026 Households: 9,513 2025 Households: 9,170 2024 Households: 8,797 2023 Households: 8,405 2022 Households: 7,997 2021 Households: 7,586 2020 Households: 7,115 2019 Households: 6,571 2018 Households: 5,913 2017 Households: 5,269 2016 Households: 4,881 2041 Total population: 28,913 2040 Total population: 28,641 2039 Total population: 28,342 2038 Total population: 28,015 2037 Total population: 27,660 2036 Total population: 27,273 2035 Total population: 26,890 2034 Total population: 26,465 2033 Total population: 26,010 2032 Total population: 25,527 2031 Total population: 25,015 2030 Total population: 24,471 2029 Total population: 23,895 2028 Total population: 23,291 2027 Total population: 22,652 2026 Total population: 21,959 2025 Total population: 21,243 2024 Total population: 20,452 2023 Total population: 19,613 2022 Total population: 18,732 2021 Total population: 17,838 2020 Total population: 16,832 2019 Total population: 15,671 2018 Total population: 14,231 2017 Total population: 12,788 2016 Total population: 11,970
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.
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