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Population of Melton

Last official estimated population of Melton City (as Local Government Area) was 148 644 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.60% of total Australian population and 2.312% of VIC population. Area of Melton is 527.50 km², in this year population density was 281.79 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+5.11%/yr), Melton population in 2020 would be 172 606. [0]


Melton historical population from 1996 to 2017 [4] [3]

Population for other LGA areas

↳ nearby LGA areas:
- Hume
- Brimbank
- Wyndham
- Hobsons Bay
- Moonee Valley
- Maribyrnong
- Moreland
- Melbourne

Melton on population maps [3]

Click to enlarge. Melton is located in the center of the images.

Population [people], population density [p./kmĀ²] and population change [%/year] [2]

Annual growth rate in %:

[1996-2001] +5.27 %/Y
[2001-2002] +9.94 %/Y
[2002-2003] +10.59 %/Y
[2003-2004] +8.31 %/Y
[2004-2005] +7.48 %/Y
[2005-2006] +8.45 %/Y
[2006-2007] +6.95 %/Y
[2007-2008] +7.37 %/Y
[2008-2009] +7.98 %/Y
[2009-2010] +6.92 %/Y
[2010-2011] +5.42 %/Y
[2011-2012] +5.05 %/Y
[2012-2013] +4.74 %/Y
[2013-2014] +4.34 %/Y
[2014-2015] +4.34 %/Y
[2015-2016] +4.82 %/Y
[2016-2017] +5.11 %/Y


Population pyramid for Melton (2017)[2]

Female 
Alter
 Male

603 
85+
 328

653 
80-84
 534

1 016 
75-79
 986

1 689 
70-74
 1 714

2 586 
65-69
 2 526

3 231 
60-64
 3 034

3 616 
55-59
 3 460

4 105 
50-54
 4 014

5 176 
45-49
 5 031

5 881 
40-44
 5 945

6 433 
35-39
 6 270

6 428 
30-34
 5 881

5 676 
25-29
 5 406

4 907 
20-24
 5 098

4 713 
15-19
 4 938

5 493 
10-14
 5 685

6 456 
5-9
 6 457

6 221 
0-4
 6 454


Sources, more info:

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about LGA and Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) on abs.gov.au

[2] Population data from Australian Bureau of Statistics (Population and density: 2017; change: 2016-2017)

[3] Digital Boundaries: Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) 2016.

[4] Historical population: 2001-2012, 2007-2017.