East Gippsland ShirePopulation 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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About the forecast areas

The 2018 population forecast for Bairnsdale is 7,926, and is forecast to grow to 9,409 by 2036.

Bairnsdale is bounded by the Mitchell River in the north and east, the locality of Forge Creek, Johnstons Road, Humphreys Road, Aerodrome Road, Comleys Road, the locality of Goon Nure, Dahlsen Road and Andersons Road in the south, and the locality of Hillside, Andersons Road, Hines Road and the locality of Hillside in the west.