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5,394 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Wollongong City Council in 2021.
Residential non-private dwellings include aged care facilities as well as defence force facilities, hospitals, prisons, staff quarters and boarding houses. As a general rule, an increase in people aged 18 to 24 living in non-private dwellings indicates a growth in student accommodation, defence force facilities or prisons. Similarly an increase in people aged over 75 living in non-private dwellings indicates growth in aged care facilities.
|Persons in non-private dwellings|
|Wollongong City Council||Year||Change between 2016 and 2041|
|Area||2016||2041||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Wollongong City Council||4,731||5,795||+1,064||+1,063||0|
|Avondale - Cleveland||11||11||0||0||0|
|Balgownie - Tarrawanna - Fernhill||155||155||0||0||0|
|Coniston - Mount Saint Thomas||74||74||0||0||0|
|Cordeaux Heights - Mount Kembla - Kembla Heights||10||10||0||0||0|
|Dapto - Brownsville||119||119||0||0||0|
|Dombarton - Wongawilli - Huntley||1||1||0||0||0|
|Helensburgh - Lilyvale - Otford||21||21||0||0||0|
|Keiraville - Mount Keira||384||1,448||+1,064||+1,063||0|
|Marshall Mount - Haywards Bay - Yallah||15||15||0||0||0|
|Mount Ousley - Mount Pleasant||3||3||0||0||0|
|Port Kembla - Spring Hill||188||188||0||0||0|
|Stanwell Park - Stanwell Tops - Coalcliff and surrounds||152||152||0||0||0|
|Windang - Primbee||26||26||0||0||0|
|Wombarra - Coledale - Scarborough - Clifton||0||0||0||0||0|
|Woonona - Russell Vale||310||310||0||0||0|
There were 4,731 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Wollongong City Council in 2016. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Wollongong City Council is expected to increase to 5,795 persons in 2031 and remain the same at 5,795 persons in 2041.
The age structure of the population is an indicator of Wollongong City Council's residential role and function and how it is likely to change in the future. The age structure of Wollongong City Council is indicative of the area’s era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for aged based services and facilities.
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