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Wellington ShirePopulation forecast

Wellington Shire

What is

Wellington Shire Population Forecasts

What is is a comprehensive online demographic forecast which shows how the population will change between 2016 and 2041. It helps council staff and community organisations understand the likely outcomes of current population trends and council policies on the future population of the area. is designed to answer the questions:

  • How will our community change in the future?
  • What is driving these changes?
  • Where and when should we allocate resources to communities?

Wellington Shire forecast has been developed as a website linked to your Council website for ease of access by staff and the community, it can also be accessed directly at:

Wellington Shire

What does it look like?

Information is presented in a variety of formats. These include charts showing changes over time, tables with detailed age and household type data, and interactive maps showing the spatial distribution of change over selectable time periods.

What information is included?

Wellington Shire population forecast website is a public website containing detailed population, dwelling and household forecasts under the following menu structure:

About the forecast areas


  • Residential development
  • Net migration by age
  • Non-private dwellings

Forecast results

  • Population, households and dwellings
  • Components of population change
  • Population and age structure
  • Household types

Forecast mapping

  • Dwellings and development map
  • Population and age structure map
  • Household types map


Data exporter

About the forecasts

Forecast methodology

  • Factors of population change
  • Household and suburbs life-cycles
  • Forecast modelling process
  • Notes on base data
  • FAQs
  • Glossary
  • References

For which geographic areas?

Wellington Shire population forecast provides comprehensive data for the following geographic areas:

Small Area
  • Airly
  • Alberton
  • Alberton West
  • Balook
  • Binginwarri
  • Blackwarry
  • Boisdale
  • Boisdale - Briagolong and surrounds
  • Briagolong
  • Bundalaguah
  • Bushy Park
  • Callignee North
  • Callignee South
  • Calrossie
  • Carrajung
  • Carrajung Lower
  • Carrajung South
  • Clydebank
  • Coastal District planning area
  • Coastal South District
  • Cobains
  • Coongulla
  • Cowwarr
  • Crooked River
  • Dargo
  • Darriman
  • Dawson
  • Denison
  • Devon North
  • Dutson
  • Dutson Downs
  • East Sale
  • Fernbank
  • Flynn
  • Fulham
  • Gelliondale
  • Giffard
  • Giffard West
  • Glengarry
  • Glenmaggie
  • Glomar Beach
  • Golden Beach
  • Gormandale
  • Gormandale - Strzelecki Ranges district
  • Hawkhurst
  • Hedley
  • Heyfield
  • Heyfield - Glenmaggie and surrounds
  • Heyfield and District planning area
  • Hiamdale
  • Hiawatha
  • Hollands Landing
  • Hunterston
  • Jack River
  • Kilmany
  • Langsborough
  • Licola
  • Llowalong
  • Loch Sport
  • Loch Sport - Seaspray - Golden Beach district
  • Longford
  • Longford and surrounds
  • Longford-Warruk and surrounds
  • Macks Creek
  • Madalya
  • Maffra
  • Maffra and District planning area
  • Maffra and surrounds
  • Maffra West Upper
  • Manns Beach
  • McLoughlins Beach
  • Meerlieu
  • Montgomery
  • Moornapa
  • Munro
  • Myrtlebank
  • Nambrok
  • Newry
  • Paradise Beach
  • Pearsondale
  • Perry Bridge
  • Port Albert
  • Riverslea
  • Robertsons Beach
  • Rosedale
  • Rosedale and District planning area
  • Rosedale and surrounds
  • Sale
  • Sale – Longford – Wurruk and surrounds 
  • Sale and District planning area
  • Sale and District planning areas
  • Sale rural surrounds
  • Seacombe
  • Seaspray
  • Seaton
  • Staceys Bridge
  • Stockdale
  • Stradbroke
  • Stratford
  • Stratford and District planning area
  • Stratford and surrounds
  • Tarra Valley
  • Tarraville
  • The Heart
  • The Honeysuckles
  • Tinamba
  • Tinamba West
  • Toongabbie
  • Valencia Creek
  • Willung
  • Willung South
  • Winnindoo
  • Won Wron
  • Wonyip
  • Woodside
  • Woodside Beach
  • Woolenook
  • Wurruk
  • Wurruk and surrounds
  • Yarram
  • How can I access Wellington Shire population forecast?

    Wellington Shire forecast can be accessed via the Wellington Shire website or at:

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