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City of BallaratPopulation forecast

Rural West

About the forecast areas

The 2021 population forecast for Rural West is 2,168, and is forecast to grow to 2,308 by 2036.

Rural West is largely a rural area which includes the localities of Addington, Ascot, Bald Hills, Blowhard, Bo Peep, Bunkers Hill, Burrumbeet, Cardigan (part), Cardigan Village, Coghills Creek, Ercildoune, Glendaruel, Glendonnell, Mount Bolton, Waubra, Weatherboard and Windermere. It is primarily bounded by the municipal boundary, but in the east and south the boundary runs along the Learmonth-Sulky Road, Gillies Street, Davenport Road, Draffins Road, Remembrance Drive and Les Draffins Road.

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