By 2036, the population of North Melbourne is expected to reach 28,354. This is 76% higher than the population in 2016.
The forecast number of residents in each age group is shown in the graph below.
There are currently 7,217 private dwellings in North Melbourne. By 2036, this is expected to increase to 15,381.
The household size is the average number of residents living in an occupied dwelling in North Melbourne. The current household size is 2.32, and is expected to decrease to 1.92 in the long term.
The forecast household structure in North Melbourne is detailed in the graph below.