About the forecast areas
The 2018 population forecast for Moorabool Shire is 34,030, and is forecast to grow to 53,270 by 2041.
Moorabool Shire is located in the Central Highlands region of Victoria between 45 and 95 kilometres west of Melbourne and between 5 and 55 kilometres east of Ballarat. The Shire encompasses a total land area of just over 2,110 square kilometres. It is bounded to the north by Hepburn and Macedon Ranges Shires, in the east by Melton Shire and the City of Wyndham, in the west by the City of Ballarat and in the south by Golden Plains Shire and the City of Greater Geelong.