Welcome to Yarra Ranges Shire population forecasts

The Yarra Ranges Shire population forecast for 2014 is 149,420, and is forecast to grow to 172,996 by 2036.

The Yarra Ranges Shire 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 September 2013 by .id, the population experts, on behalf of Yarra Ranges Shire. Forecasts are available for each year from 2011 to 2036.

Forecast population
Forecast population 2036 forecast population: 172,996 2035 forecast population: 171,826 2034 forecast population: 170,642 2033 forecast population: 169,335 2032 forecast population: 168,122 2031 forecast population: 166,964 2030 forecast population: 165,774 2029 forecast population: 164,564 2028 forecast population: 163,401 2027 forecast population: 162,339 2026 forecast population: 161,293 2025 forecast population: 160,170 2024 forecast population: 159,074 2023 forecast population: 158,040 2022 forecast population: 157,000 2021 forecast population: 155,984 2020 forecast population: 154,827 2019 forecast population: 153,667 2018 forecast population: 152,522 2017 forecast population: 151,367 2016 forecast population: 150,476 2015 forecast population: 149,734 2014 forecast population: 149,420 2013 forecast population: 149,276 2012 forecast population: 148,941 2011 forecast population: 148,773
Population and household forecasts, 2011 to 2036, prepared by .id, September 2013.
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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