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Colac Otway ShirePopulation forecast

Rural North

About the forecast areas

The 2021 population forecast for Rural North is 3,305, and is forecast to grow to 3,635 by 2041.

Rural North is bounded by Golden Plains Shire in the north, Surf Coast Shire in the east, generally by Birregurra-Deans Marsh Road, Deepdene Road, Colac-Murroon Road, Colac-Forrest Road, Trasks Road, Collins Road, Drapers Road, Colac-Ballarat Road, Lake Colac, Kennys Lane, Browns Lane, Bullens Lane, Nalangil Road and McGrath Road in the south and Corangamite Shire in the west. This area includes the towns and rural districts of Alvie, Balintore, Barunah Plains, Beeac, Birregurra, Colac East, Coragulac, Cororooke, Corunnun, Cressy, Cundare, Cundare North, Dreeite, Dreeite South, Eurack, Irrewarra, Ombersley, Ondit, Warncoort, Warrion, Weering, Whoorel, Winchelsea (part), Wingeel and Wool Wool.

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