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Nunawading

Residential development

Residential development forecasts assume the number of dwellings in Nunawading will increase by an average of 78 dwellings per annum to 6,652 in 2041.

The addition of dwellings to the housing stock is a major driver of population growth in an area, providing opportunities for households to relocate from other areas or new households to form locally (such as young people leaving the family home or separations/divorces).

Residential development can take various forms depending on the availability of land. These include new housing estates on greenfield sites, subdivision in existing residential neighbourhoods (often called infill development), conversion of industrial lands to residential lands, and densification of housing by building up.

.id's forecasters worked with Council planners to understand the likely development activity in each small area. This forms the development assumptions for the forecasts. This table shows the quantity of new development assumed in each small area in the City of Whitehorse. Select each small area to see detailed assumptions.

Residential development forecasts assume:

  • Average growth of 78 dwellings per annum from 2017-2041
  • Development driven by The Atrium, The Pavilions, 161 Springvale Road and 8-10 Queen Street in the short term and infill and future unknown sites in the long term
  • Low-high level of infill and future unknown sites (10-85 dwellings per annum)

Forecast residential development
Forecast residential development 2041 Total dwellings: 6,652 2040 Total dwellings: 6,567 2039 Total dwellings: 6,482 2038 Total dwellings: 6,397 2037 Total dwellings: 6,312 2036 Total dwellings: 6,227 2035 Total dwellings: 6,142 2034 Total dwellings: 6,057 2033 Total dwellings: 5,972 2032 Total dwellings: 5,887 2031 Total dwellings: 5,802 2030 Total dwellings: 5,717 2029 Total dwellings: 5,632 2028 Total dwellings: 5,547 2027 Total dwellings: 5,462 2026 Total dwellings: 5,377 2025 Total dwellings: 5,293 2024 Total dwellings: 5,211 2023 Total dwellings: 5,126 2022 Total dwellings: 5,042 2021 Total dwellings: 4,955 2020 Total dwellings: 4,873 2019 Total dwellings: 4,853 2018 Total dwellings: 4,833 2017 Total dwellings: 4,813 2041 Total dwellings: 6,652 2040 Total dwellings: 6,567 2039 Total dwellings: 6,482 2038 Total dwellings: 6,397 2037 Total dwellings: 6,312 2036 Total dwellings: 6,227 2035 Total dwellings: 6,142 2034 Total dwellings: 6,057 2033 Total dwellings: 5,972 2032 Total dwellings: 5,887 2031 Total dwellings: 5,802 2030 Total dwellings: 5,717 2029 Total dwellings: 5,632 2028 Total dwellings: 5,547 2027 Total dwellings: 5,462 2026 Total dwellings: 5,377 2025 Total dwellings: 5,293 2024 Total dwellings: 5,211 2023 Total dwellings: 5,126 2022 Total dwellings: 5,042 2021 Total dwellings: 4,955 2020 Total dwellings: 4,873 2019 Total dwellings: 4,853 2018 Total dwellings: 4,833 2017 Total dwellings: 4,813 2041 Forecast development: 85 2040 Forecast development: 85 2039 Forecast development: 85 2038 Forecast development: 85 2037 Forecast development: 85 2036 Forecast development: 85 2035 Forecast development: 85 2034 Forecast development: 85 2033 Forecast development: 85 2032 Forecast development: 85 2031 Forecast development: 85 2030 Forecast development: 85 2029 Forecast development: 85 2028 Forecast development: 85 2027 Forecast development: 85 2026 Forecast development: 84 2025 Forecast development: 82 2024 Forecast development: 85 2023 Forecast development: 84 2022 Forecast development: 87 2021 Forecast development: 82 2020 Forecast development: 20 2019 Forecast development: 20 2018 Forecast development: 20 2017 Forecast development: 108
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2019.
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