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Wellington City

Non-private dwellings

5,610 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Wellington City in 2017.

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
Wellington CityYearChange between 2013 and 2043
Area20132043Total changeAged 18 to 24 yearsAged 75+ years
Wellington City5,0027,073+2,071+728+1,247
Aro Valley - Highbury4040000
Berhampore182323+1410+140
Brooklyn00000
Churton Park - Glenside6767000
Grenada Village - Paparangi - Woodridge - Horokiwi22219+1970+196
Hataitai99000
Island Bay - Owhiro Bay6666000
Johnsonville166394+2280+227
Kaiwharawhara - Khandallah - Broadmeadows00000
Karori259390+1310+131
Kelburn816876+60+520
Kilbirnie - Rongotai - Moa Point91127+360+36
Kingston - Mornington - Vogeltown00000
Lyall Bay1919000
Miramar - Maupuia6385+220+21
Mt Cook580682+102+38+62
Mt Victoria121121000
Newlands - Ngauranga00000
Newtown416588+1720+171
Ngaio - Crofton Downs33000
Northland - Wilton00000
Ohariu - Makara - Makara Beach00000
Roseneath - Oriental Bay00000
Seatoun - Karaka Bays - Breaker Bay00000
Southgate - Houghton Bay - Melrose00000
Strathmore Park99000
Tawa - Grenada North - Takapu Valley104363+2590+258
Te Aro8961,169+273+2380
Thorndon - Pipitea8484000
Wadestown00000
Wellington Central9881,438+450+3980

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

Key findings

There were 5,002 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Wellington City in 2013. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Wellington City is expected to increase to 6,441 persons in 2028 and with a gain 7,073 persons in 2043.

Between 2013 and 2028, Wellington Central is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 450 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 18 to 24 years, which is predominantly student accommodation.

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