City of BallaratPopulation forecast
Skip to content

City of Ballarat

Population and age structure map

The area with the greatest increase in persons aged 0 to 16 years between 2016 and 2036 in the City of Ballarat is Ballarat West Growth Area.

Knowing when and where to deliver age-based services is an essential part of local government planning. Mapping the distribution of selected age groups across the City of Ballarat provides the evidence-base for efficiently targeting and delivering these services. You can learn more about how places move through cycles of change which affect their age by visiting population and age structure.

Population and age structure map - persons aged 0 to 16 years
City of Ballarat, 2016 to 2036 percent change
Population and age structure - persons aged 0 to 16 years
City of Ballarat20162036Change between 2016 and 2036
City of Ballarat22,80222.132,12822.3+9,326+40.9
Ballarat Central - Bakery Hill - Lake Wendouree (South) - Newington1,92019.81,83818.1-82-4.3
Ballarat East - Eureka - Warrenheip1,00618.01,15818.4+152+15.1
Ballarat North - Invermay Park1,23321.21,26020.7+27+2.2
Bonshaw - Smythes Creek11523.31,51029.9+1,395+1,213.1
Buninyong - Rural South1,21426.31,15123.0-63-5.2
Cardigan - Lucas - Bunkers Hill59428.42,82426.6+2,230+375.5
Golden Point - Mount Pleasant - Canadian1,62820.32,03320.7+405+24.9
Lake Wendouree (North) - Lake Gardens48419.150518.7+21+4.4
Miners Rest - Mitchell Park1,33430.01,57525.6+241+18.1
Mount Clear - Mount Helen1,44122.31,79121.0+350+24.3
Rural East67627.694724.0+270+40.0
Rural West54525.042918.6-116-21.3
Sebastopol - Redan2,58619.63,20719.5+622+24.0
Soldiers Hill - Black Hill - Nerrina (South) - Brown Hill (West)1,99021.11,97219.8-18-0.9
Ballarat West Growth Area4,70825.611,88326.2+7,175+152.4

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2036, prepared by .id , the population experts, November 2017.