Welcome to the City of Moreland population forecasts

The City of Moreland population forecast for 2014 is 163,217, and is forecast to grow to 188,445 by 2031.

The City of Moreland 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 2006 and 2031.

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 May 2014 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of the City of Moreland. Forecasts are available for each year from 2006 to 2031.



Population 2014


Population 2031


Change 2014-31


Forecast areas
City of Moreland
Forecast population
Forecast population 2031 forecast population: 188,445 2030 forecast population: 188,068 2029 forecast population: 187,590 2028 forecast population: 186,926 2027 forecast population: 186,220 2026 forecast population: 185,319 2025 forecast population: 184,464 2024 forecast population: 183,325 2023 forecast population: 182,109 2022 forecast population: 180,700 2021 forecast population: 179,046 2020 forecast population: 177,208 2019 forecast population: 174,842 2018 forecast population: 172,696 2017 forecast population: 170,280 2016 forecast population: 167,954 2015 forecast population: 165,576 2014 forecast population: 163,217 2013 forecast population: 160,069 2012 forecast population: 157,969 2011 forecast population: 155,085
Population and household forecasts, 2006 to 2031, prepared by .id, May 2014.

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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