East Gippsland ShirePopulation forecast
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Rural West

About the forecast areas

The 2017 population forecast for Rural West is 2,469, and is forecast to grow to 2,603 by 2036.

Rural West is bounded by Wellington Shire, the Mitchell River, Bullumwaal-Tabberabbera Road and the locality of Bullumwaal in the north, Howitt Spur Road, the localities of Clifton Creek and Wy Yung, Clifton West Road, Bullumwaal Road, Hodges Estate Road, Fischers Lane, Wy Yung-Calulu Road, the locality of Wy Yung, the Mitchell River, the localities of Bairnsdale and Forge Creek, Romawi Road and Crawfords Road in the east, Lake Victoria and Wellington Shire in the south, and the Perry River and Wellington Shire in the west.