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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Ballarat West Growth Area

About the forecast areas

The 2019 population forecast for Ballarat West Growth Area is 21,135, and is forecast to grow to 45,352 by 2036.

The Ballarat West Growth Area comprises the small areas of Alfredton, Bonshaw - Smythes Creek, Cardigan - Lucas - Bunkers Hill and Delacombe. As such, it should not be confused with the Ballarat West Precinct Structure Plan area as gazetted in November 2012.

Forecast areas
Ballarat West Growth Area