768 people were estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Far North District Council in 2021.
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|
|Far North District Council||Year||Change between 2013 and 2043|
|Area||2013||2043||Total change||Aged 18 to 24 years||Aged 75+ years|
|Far North District||713||938||+225||0||+225|
|Ahipara and Herekino Area||19||19||0||0||0|
|Bay of Island Rural||49||49||0||0||0|
|Kaeo - Matauri Bay - Whangaroa||13||13||0||0||0|
|Karikari Peninsula - Maungataniwha||6||6||0||0||0|
|Kawakawa - Moerewa||11||11||0||0||0|
|Kerikeri Township Surrounds||36||111||+75||0||+75|
|Kohukohu and Hokianga North area||3||3||0||0||0|
|Mangonui - Coopers Beach - Cable Bay||0||0||0||0||0|
|North Cape - Houhora - Awanui||13||43||+30||0||+30|
|Ohaewai and Kaikohe Surrounds||140||140||0||0||0|
|Paihia - Opua and Haruru Falls||106||126||+20||0||+20|
|Rawene - Opononi - Omapere and Hokianga South Area||22||22||0||0||0|
|Russell and Rawhiti and Surrounds||30||30||0||0||0|
There were 713 people estimated to be living in non-private dwellings in Far North District Council in 2013. The number of persons in non-private dwellings in Far North District Council is expected to increase to 888 persons in 2028 and to 938 persons in 2043.
The age structure of the population is an indicator of Far North District Council's residential role and function and how it is likely to change in the future. The age structure of Far North District Council is indicative of the area’s era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for aged based services and facilities.