City of BallaratPopulation forecast

This forecast has been updated with 2016 Census dwelling counts and the 2016 Estimated Resident Population. More information can be found here.

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City of Ballarat

About the forecast areas

The 2018 population forecast for the City of Ballarat is 107,647, and is forecast to grow to 144,108 by 2036.

The City of Ballarat is approximately 110 kilometres west from the Melbourne GPO, encompassing a total land area of just under 740 square kilometres. It is bounded in the north by the Shire of Hepburn, in the east by the Shire of Moorabool, in the south by the Shire of Golden Plains and in the west by the Shire of Pyrenees.

Forecast areas
City of Ballarat