1,134 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Whanganui District 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|
|Whanganui District||Year||Change between 2013 and 2043|
|Area||2013||2043||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Bastia Hill-Durie Hill-Putiki||6||6||0||0||0||6||110||2017||6||0|
|St Johns Hill-Otamatea||208||288||+80||0||+80||248||180||2017||208||0|
|Whanganui Central-Laird Park||91||133||+42||0||+22||91||200||2017||91||0|
|Whanganui East-Kowhai Park-Wembley Park||101||121||+20||0||+20||101||210||2017||101||0|
|Whanganui West-Spriggens Park-College Estate||68||68||0||0||0||68||220||2017||68||0|
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, May 2016.
There were 1,134 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Whanganui District in 2013. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Whanganui District is expected to increase to 1,284 persons in 2028 and to 1,486 persons in 2043.
Between 2013 and 2028, Fordell-Kakatahi-Marybank-Gordon Park is forecast to experience the greatest change, with a gain of 140 persons in non-private dwellings. This is due to an increase of persons in non-private dwellings aged 75 years and over, which is predominantly aged care.