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City of Melton

Population summary

Between 2011 and 2041, the population for the City of Melton is forecast to increase by 262,055 persons (232.64% growth), at an average annual change of 4.08%.

This table summarises the population for the City of Melton and each of its small areas. This enables you to see how population change is affecting different parts of the LGA in different ways. Some small areas may be rapidly growing whilst others are stable or even declining in population.

Continue to the forecast results section to see detailed forecasts of population, households, and dwellings for each of the small areas.

Please note that population numbers in forecast.id for the 2011 base year are derived from Estimated Resident Population from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. These differ from (and are usually higher than) Census counts as they factor in population missed by the Census and population overseas on Census night. They are generally considered a more accurate measure of population size than Census counts.

Population summary
City of MeltonForecast yearChange between 2011 and 2041
Area2011201620212026203120362041Total changeAvg. annual % change
City of Melton112,645134,371168,146212,501264,458319,977374,700+262,055+4.08
Brookfield6,1909,09311,23314,30816,51318,43419,014+12,824+3.81
Burnside4,4974,9516,5097,3537,2287,1287,051+2,554+1.51
Burnside Heights5,1795,4705,6435,6875,5855,5935,633+454+0.28
Caroline Springs21,11124,18825,51724,75523,53122,96922,880+1,769+0.27
Diggers Rest1,9072,3644,2977,32910,70414,94816,548+14,641+7.46
Eynesbury Township6762,2283,8125,8237,0218,1409,639+8,963+9.25
Hillside15,74516,09415,99715,61415,33415,24915,312-433-0.09
Kororoit PSP Area2062043424,54810,36716,25623,163+22,957+17.03
Kurunjang9,52210,13711,46111,54511,40911,33111,342+1,821+0.58
Melton7,9848,3408,6248,8639,48411,05113,279+5,295+1.71
Melton East (future) PSP Area1069688932,7418,06814,983+14,877+17.91
Melton South (Existing)8,6539,66611,63813,24913,81213,94114,058+5,405+1.63
Melton West14,54817,37420,30223,04625,25228,27230,384+15,836+2.48
Northern Rural8018338799209601,0161,065+265+0.96
Rockbank Growth Area1,0811,0322,3708,22018,00928,45238,389+37,308+12.62
Rockbank North PSP Area362395,72512,22717,52219,55119,416+19,380+23.28
Southern Rural/Mt Atkinson1,7022,1993,5235,6189,10913,07117,956+16,254+8.16
Taylors Hill12,20714,10414,53113,68312,78012,54312,463+256+0.07
Taylors Hill West PSP Area & Plumpton PSP Area1334,0838,47912,63517,13221,45127,891+27,759+19.49
Toolern PSP Remainder1767834,39310,90219,11624,98732,004+31,828+18.93
Toolern PSP Residential Area 1407562,6465,6608,3169,84910,694+10,654+20.43
Warrensbrook (future) PSP Area1461371364252,5357,67711,534+11,388+15.67
Melton Township46,89754,61163,25771,01176,47183,03088,078+41,181+2.12
Melton East59,07869,09377,02084,27591,955101,188114,394+55,316+2.22

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

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