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Upper Hutt City

Population, households and dwellings

The number of dwellings in Upper Hutt City is forecast to grow from 16,066 in 2013 to 18,371 in 2028, with the average household size falling from 2.60 to 2.47 by 2028.

This summary shows the results of the forecasts for population, households and dwellings in Upper Hutt City. The period 2013 to 2028, as the short to medium term, is likely to be the most accurate and useful forecast information for immediate planning purposes.

It is important to look at the relationship between population and average household size. If the average household size is falling, then there will need to be growth in the number of households (and dwellings for them to live in) to maintain or grow the population.

Forecast population, households and dwellings
Upper Hutt CityForecast year
Summary2013201820232028203320382043
Population41,30042,63043,88345,13246,39148,00449,905
Change in population (5yrs)--1,3301,2541,2491,2591,6131,901
Average annual change--0.64%0.58%0.56%0.55%0.69%0.78%
Households15,48416,27017,01617,80418,54319,26220,038
Average household size2.602.552.512.472.432.422.42
Population in non private dwellings1,1171,1381,1881,2431,2981,3381,363
Dwellings16,06616,81217,58218,37119,12519,86320,655
Dwelling occupancy rate96.3896.7896.7896.9196.9696.9797.01

Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2016.

Forecast population, households and average household size
Forecast population, households and average household size 2043 Average household size: 2.42 2042 Average household size: 2.42 2041 Average household size: 2.42 2040 Average household size: 2.42 2039 Average household size: 2.42 2038 Average household size: 2.42 2037 Average household size: 2.42 2036 Average household size: 2.42 2035 Average household size: 2.43 2034 Average household size: 2.43 2033 Average household size: 2.43 2032 Average household size: 2.44 2031 Average household size: 2.44 2030 Average household size: 2.45 2029 Average household size: 2.46 2028 Average household size: 2.47 2027 Average household size: 2.47 2026 Average household size: 2.48 2025 Average household size: 2.49 2024 Average household size: 2.50 2023 Average household size: 2.51 2022 Average household size: 2.52 2021 Average household size: 2.53 2020 Average household size: 2.53 2019 Average household size: 2.54 2018 Average household size: 2.55 2017 Average household size: 2.56 2016 Average household size: 2.56 2015 Average household size: 2.57 2014 Average household size: 2.58 2013 Average household size: 2.59 2043 Average household size: 2.42 2042 Average household size: 2.42 2041 Average household size: 2.42 2040 Average household size: 2.42 2039 Average household size: 2.42 2038 Average household size: 2.42 2037 Average household size: 2.42 2036 Average household size: 2.42 2035 Average household size: 2.43 2034 Average household size: 2.43 2033 Average household size: 2.43 2032 Average household size: 2.44 2031 Average household size: 2.44 2030 Average household size: 2.45 2029 Average household size: 2.46 2028 Average household size: 2.47 2027 Average household size: 2.47 2026 Average household size: 2.48 2025 Average household size: 2.49 2024 Average household size: 2.50 2023 Average household size: 2.51 2022 Average household size: 2.52 2021 Average household size: 2.53 2020 Average household size: 2.53 2019 Average household size: 2.54 2018 Average household size: 2.55 2017 Average household size: 2.56 2016 Average household size: 2.56 2015 Average household size: 2.57 2014 Average household size: 2.58 2043 Households: 20,036 2042 Households: 19,880 2041 Households: 19,723 2040 Households: 19,569 2039 Households: 19,415 2038 Households: 19,262 2037 Households: 19,111 2036 Households: 18,963 2035 Households: 18,821 2034 Households: 18,681 2033 Households: 18,542 2032 Households: 18,400 2031 Households: 18,256 2030 Households: 18,107 2029 Households: 17,958 2028 Households: 17,801 2027 Households: 17,635 2026 Households: 17,476 2025 Households: 17,324 2024 Households: 17,171 2023 Households: 17,018 2022 Households: 16,860 2021 Households: 16,714 2020 Households: 16,554 2019 Households: 16,413 2018 Households: 16,269 2017 Households: 16,140 2016 Households: 16,023 2015 Households: 15,863 2014 Households: 15,680 2013 Households: 15,486 2043 Total population: 49,905 2042 Total population: 49,519 2041 Total population: 49,113 2040 Total population: 48,741 2039 Total population: 48,367 2038 Total population: 48,004 2037 Total population: 47,623 2036 Total population: 47,292 2035 Total population: 46,965 2034 Total population: 46,673 2033 Total population: 46,391 2032 Total population: 46,128 2031 Total population: 45,850 2030 Total population: 45,612 2029 Total population: 45,388 2028 Total population: 45,132 2027 Total population: 44,851 2026 Total population: 44,596 2025 Total population: 44,371 2024 Total population: 44,156 2023 Total population: 43,883 2022 Total population: 43,640 2021 Total population: 43,369 2020 Total population: 43,100 2019 Total population: 42,882 2018 Total population: 42,630 2017 Total population: 42,381 2016 Total population: 42,186 2015 Total population: 41,914 2014 Total population: 41,555 2013 Total population: 41,300
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, November 2016.

Key findings

In 2013, the total population of Upper Hutt City was estimated to be 41,300 people. It is expected to increase by over 3,800 people to 45,132 by 2028, at an average annual growth rate of 0.59%. This is based on an increase of over 2,300 households during the period, with the average number of persons per household falling from 2.60 to 2.47 by 2028.

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