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Masterton East

Household types

In 2013, the dominant household type in Masterton East was 'Lone person households', and by 2028 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in Wairarapa, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Masterton East201320282043Change between 2013 and 2043
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents31220.832319.532318.2+11
Couples without dependents36324.241725.145525.6+92
Group households422.8412.5392.2-3
Lone person households48932.758135.065536.9+166
One parent family25917.326916.227815.6+19
Other families322.1281.7271.5-5

Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id , the population experts, March 2018.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2043: 27 One parent family, 2043: 278 Lone person households, 2043: 655 Group households, 2043: 39 Couples without dependents, 2043: 455 Couple families with dependents, 2043: 323 Other families, 2028: 28 One parent family, 2028: 269 Lone person households, 2028: 581 Group households, 2028: 41 Couples without dependents, 2028: 417 Couple families with dependents, 2028: 323 Other families, 2013: 32 One parent family, 2013: 259 Lone person households, 2013: 489 Group households, 2013: 42 Couples without dependents, 2013: 363 Couple families with dependents, 2013: 312
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2013 to 2043
Forecast change in household types, 2013 to 2043 Forecast change in Other families,  2028 to 2043: -1 Forecast change in One parent family,  2028 to 2043: 9 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2028 to 2043: 74 Forecast change in Group households,  2028 to 2043: -2 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2028 to 2043: 38 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2028 to 2043: 0 Forecast change in Other families,  2013 to 2028: -4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2013 to 2028: 10 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2013 to 2028: 92 Forecast change in Group households,  2013 to 2028: -1 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2013 to 2028: 54 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2013 to 2028: 11
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id the population experts, March 2018.

Key findings

In 2013, the dominant household type in Masterton East was Lone person households, which accounted for 32.7% of all households.

The largest increase between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 92 households and account for 35.0% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to decrease by 4 households, to comprise 1.7% of all households in 2028, compared to 2.1% in 2013.

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