Whanganui East-Kowhai Park-Wembley Park
In 2013, the dominant household type in Whanganui East-Kowhai Park-Wembley Park was 'Lone person households', and by 2028 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.
Analysing the future household structure in Whanganui District, 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|
|Whanganui East-Kowhai Park-Wembley Park||2013||2028||2043||Change between 2013 and 2043|
|Couple families with dependents||478||18.7||433||16.7||427||16.3||-51||-45||-6||0.0000||0.0000||-10.6694558437352||-45|
|Couples without dependents||594||23.2||648||25.0||648||24.7||+54||54||0||0.0000||0.0000||9.09090893786349||54|
|Lone person households||942||36.8||1,005||38.8||1,051||40.1||+109||63||46||0.0000||0.0000||11.5711251425571||63|
|One parent family||415||16.2||375||14.5||373||14.2||-42||-40||-2||0.0000||0.0000||-10.1204816838438||-40|
Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2043, prepared by .id (opens a new window), the population experts, May 2016.
In 2013, the dominant household type in Whanganui East-Kowhai Park-Wembley Park was Lone person households, which accounted for 36.8% of all households.
The largest increase between 2013 and 2028 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 63 households and account for 38.8% of all households.
In contrast Couple families with dependents is forecast to decrease by 45 households, to comprise 16.7% of all households in 2028, compared to 18.7% in 2013.