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Mitcham

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
MitchamForecast year
Summary201620212026203120362041
Population16,85917,49318,39519,37520,37221,372
Change in population (5yrs)--6349029809971,000
Average annual change--0.74%1.01%1.04%1.01%0.96%
Households6,6216,8977,2777,6858,0968,508
Average household size2.542.532.522.512.512.51
Population in non private dwellings555555555555
Dwellings6,8467,1317,5237,9458,3708,795
Dwelling occupancy rate96.7196.7296.7396.7396.7396.74

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: 2.51 2040 Average household size: 2.51 2039 Average household size: 2.51 2038 Average household size: 2.51 2037 Average household size: 2.51 2036 Average household size: 2.51 2035 Average household size: 2.51 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.51 2032 Average household size: 2.51 2031 Average household size: 2.51 2030 Average household size: 2.52 2029 Average household size: 2.52 2028 Average household size: 2.52 2027 Average household size: 2.52 2026 Average household size: 2.52 2025 Average household size: 2.52 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.52 2022 Average household size: 2.52 2021 Average household size: 2.53 2020 Average household size: 2.53 2019 Average household size: 2.54 2018 Average household size: 2.54 2017 Average household size: 2.54 2016 Average household size: 2.54 2041 Average household size: 2.51 2040 Average household size: 2.51 2039 Average household size: 2.51 2038 Average household size: 2.51 2037 Average household size: 2.51 2036 Average household size: 2.51 2035 Average household size: 2.51 2034 Average household size: 2.51 2033 Average household size: 2.51 2032 Average household size: 2.51 2031 Average household size: 2.51 2030 Average household size: 2.52 2029 Average household size: 2.52 2028 Average household size: 2.52 2027 Average household size: 2.52 2026 Average household size: 2.52 2025 Average household size: 2.52 2024 Average household size: 2.52 2023 Average household size: 2.52 2022 Average household size: 2.52 2021 Average household size: 2.53 2020 Average household size: 2.53 2019 Average household size: 2.54 2018 Average household size: 2.54 2017 Average household size: 2.54 2041 Households: 8,507 2040 Households: 8,425 2039 Households: 8,343 2038 Households: 8,261 2037 Households: 8,178 2036 Households: 8,096 2035 Households: 8,014 2034 Households: 7,932 2033 Households: 7,849 2032 Households: 7,767 2031 Households: 7,685 2030 Households: 7,603 2029 Households: 7,521 2028 Households: 7,439 2027 Households: 7,358 2026 Households: 7,277 2025 Households: 7,197 2024 Households: 7,116 2023 Households: 7,036 2022 Households: 6,956 2021 Households: 6,898 2020 Households: 6,844 2019 Households: 6,806 2018 Households: 6,767 2017 Households: 6,705 2016 Households: 6,622 2041 Total population: 21,372 2040 Total population: 21,173 2039 Total population: 20,972 2038 Total population: 20,773 2037 Total population: 20,573 2036 Total population: 20,372 2035 Total population: 20,170 2034 Total population: 19,971 2033 Total population: 19,771 2032 Total population: 19,573 2031 Total population: 19,375 2030 Total population: 19,180 2029 Total population: 18,981 2028 Total population: 18,787 2027 Total population: 18,588 2026 Total population: 18,395 2025 Total population: 18,207 2024 Total population: 18,010 2023 Total population: 17,810 2022 Total population: 17,616 2021 Total population: 17,493 2020 Total population: 17,389 2019 Total population: 17,316 2018 Total population: 17,243 2017 Total population: 17,077 2016 Total population: 16,859
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.
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