City of Melbourne

Future Population Table

By 2036, the population of City of Melbourne is expected to reach 262,700. This is 92% higher than the population in 2016.

Age Groups Table

The forecast number of residents in each age group is shown in the graph below.

Dwellings Table

There are currently 75,543 private dwellings in City of Melbourne. By 2036, this is expected to increase to 166,573.

Household Size Table

The household size is the average number of residents living in an occupied dwelling in City of Melbourne. The current household size is 1.95, and is expected to decrease to 1.77 in the long term.

Household Structure Table

The forecast household structure in City of Melbourne is detailed in the graph below.

Detailed Tables

More detailed data is available on the following subjects for City of Melbourne: