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City of Melton

Dwellings and development map

Between 2011 and 2041, Rockbank Growth Area is forecast for the greatest increase in development of new dwellings in the City of Melton.

Visualising the geographic pattern of growth in dwelling stock across the City of Melton is a good starting point for assessing the scale and type of change each part of the area is undergoing. Some areas will be experiencing significant growth in new dwellings, either through greenfield development or densification and renewal.

However it would be a mistake to assume that areas not experiencing significant housing development are not undergoing change. Other processes will be at work such as the aging-in-place of the existing population and changing household structures. The age structure and household type maps will uncover these population shifts.

Forecast dwellings and development
City of Melton20112041Change between 2011 and 2041
AreaNumber%Number%Number%
City of Melton39,105100.0131,838100.0+92,733+237.1
Brookfield2,1915.66,8035.2+4,612+210.5
Burnside1,4793.82,4241.8+945+63.9
Burnside Heights1,6924.31,9511.5+259+15.3
Caroline Springs7,02318.08,4936.4+1,470+20.9
Diggers Rest7892.06,1164.6+5,327+675.2
Eynesbury Township3440.93,4832.6+3,139+912.5
Hillside4,84712.45,5554.2+708+14.6
Kororoit PSP Area690.27,4095.6+7,340+10,564.9
Kurunjang3,3688.64,2953.3+927+27.5
Melton3,4368.85,6064.3+2,170+63.1
Melton East (future) PSP Area360.14,6153.5+4,579+12,684.2
Melton South (Existing)3,6599.45,7364.4+2,077+56.8
Melton West5,22113.411,3478.6+6,126+117.3
Northern Rural3200.84400.3+120+37.5
Rockbank Growth Area4721.213,34210.1+12,870+2,728.3
Rockbank North PSP Area130.06,2494.7+6,236+48,270.7
Southern Rural/Mt Atkinson2850.74,7283.6+4,443+1,556.9
Taylors Hill3,6919.44,5683.5+877+23.8
Taylors Hill West PSP Area & Plumpton PSP Area440.19,3367.1+9,292+21,010.7
Toolern PSP Remainder620.211,8819.0+11,819+18,991.2
Toolern PSP Residential Area 1140.03,7262.8+3,712+26,140.8
Warrensbrook (future) PSP Area490.13,7342.8+3,685+7,586.2

Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, February 2017.

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