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Wyong Shire

Population summary

Between 2011 and 2036, the population for Wyong Shire is forecast to increase by 61,220 persons (39.67% growth), at an average annual change of 1.35%.

This table summarises the population for Wyong Shire and each of its small areas. This enables you to see how population change is affecting different parts of the LGA in different ways. Some small areas may be rapidly growing whilst others are stable or even declining in population.

Continue to the forecast results section to see detailed forecasts of population, households, and dwellings for each of the small areas.

Please note that population numbers in forecast.id for the 2011 base year are derived from Estimated Resident Population from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. These differ from (and are usually higher than) Census counts as they factor in population missed by the Census and population overseas on Census night. They are generally considered a more accurate measure of population size than Census counts.

Population summary
Wyong ShireForecast yearChange between 2011 and 2036
Area201120162021202620312036Total changeAvg. annual % change
Wyong Shire154,334160,638173,882188,459202,403215,554+61,220+1.35
Gorokan SPD19,73419,93020,07920,43921,20621,950+2,216+0.43
Northern Lakes SPD15,51615,88317,66720,12122,19024,316+8,801+1.81
Ourimbah - Rural South SPD4,6764,5654,5984,6864,8465,091+415+0.34
Rural West SPD2,0642,1352,6213,0963,2543,533+1,468+2.17
San Remo - Budgewoi SPD20,71421,23321,85822,23523,15023,200+2,486+0.45
Southern Lakes SPD25,84526,05026,41026,93727,56027,638+1,793+0.27
The Entrance SPD26,44528,20631,38634,34636,70738,910+12,465+1.56
Toukley SPD9,3009,57510,08210,92011,52311,861+2,561+0.98
Warnervale - Wadalba SPD14,59717,07122,23627,56833,07039,589+24,991+4.07
Wyong SPD15,44215,99016,94518,11118,89919,466+4,024+0.93

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2015.