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Population of Melton

Last official estimated population of Melton (as Significant Urban Area) was 65 323 people (on 2017-06-30)[2]. This was 0.26% of total Australian population. Area of Melton is 265.87 km², in this year population density was 245.70 p/km² . If population growth rate would be same as in period 2016-2017 (+5.43%/yr), Melton population in 2020 would be 76 547. [0]


Melton historical population from 2001 to 2017 [4] [3]

Australian population

↳ nearby SUA areas:
- Bacchus Marsh
- Gisborne - Macedon
- Geelong
- Melbourne
- Ballarat
- Not in any Significant Urban Area (Vic.)

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 %:

[2001-2002] +0.20 %/Y
[2002-2003] +1.36 %/Y
[2003-2004] +2.11 %/Y
[2004-2005] +2.20 %/Y
[2005-2006] +4.65 %/Y
[2006-2007] +3.05 %/Y
[2007-2008] +4.63 %/Y
[2008-2009] +6.05 %/Y
[2009-2010] +5.84 %/Y
[2010-2011] +5.02 %/Y
[2011-2012] +5.83 %/Y
[2012-2013] +4.93 %/Y
[2013-2014] +4.30 %/Y
[2014-2015] +4.45 %/Y
[2015-2016] +4.96 %/Y
[2016-2017] +5.43 %/Y


Sources, more info:

[0] Calculated with linear interpolation from officially estimated population

[1] Read more about SUA 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.