Welcome to Latrobe City population forecasts

The Latrobe City population forecast for 2014 is 75,706, and is forecast to grow to 92,857 by 2036.

The Latrobe City population and household forecasts present what is driving population change in the community and how the population, age structure and household types will change each year between 2011 and 2036.

The forecasts are designed to provide community groups, Council, investors, business, students and the general public with knowledge to make confident decisions about the future.

These forecasts were last updated in March 2012 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Latrobe City. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.



Population 2014



Population 2036



Change 2014-36



Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 92,857 2035 forecast population: 92,092 2034 forecast population: 91,292 2033 forecast population: 90,509 2032 forecast population: 89,725 2031 forecast population: 88,981 2030 forecast population: 88,232 2029 forecast population: 87,427 2028 forecast population: 86,683 2027 forecast population: 85,855 2026 forecast population: 85,105 2025 forecast population: 84,346 2024 forecast population: 83,537 2023 forecast population: 82,760 2022 forecast population: 81,994 2021 forecast population: 81,247 2020 forecast population: 80,445 2019 forecast population: 79,586 2018 forecast population: 78,810 2017 forecast population: 77,988 2016 forecast population: 77,244 2015 forecast population: 76,448 2014 forecast population: 75,706 2013 forecast population: 75,017 2012 forecast population: 74,270 2011 forecast population: 73,595
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, March 2012.

Western Australian small area forecasts covering the whole state are now available


We are proud to announce the completion of our latest set of SAFi (Small Area Forecast information) the entire state of Western Australia. Here’s some highlights of how WA’s population is changing.

Case study: Forecasting demand for retirement living


A prominent retirement living provider was looking to make a substantial investment in capacity across Victoria and NSW. With .id’s population forecast and location analysis services, they were to anticipate demand and invest with confidence. Read more about locating retirement living villages to meet demand on the .id blog.

Forecasting demand for primary schools in NSW


Anticipating school demand has been made extra tricky in recent years by noticeable increases in fertility and overseas migration. Using .id’s population forecasts, we were able to map demand for primary schools in NSW.

This population forecast is just one of a family of demographic and economic resources available for this area and other areas across Australia. The full suite of resources includes community profiles, population forecasts, social atlases and economic profiles. You can be confident using them for planning, research and advocacy as they are compiled and maintained with the latest data by population experts, .id. Access them online in the Demographic Resource Centre