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 2022 would be 85 082.
[0]

↳ nearby SUA areas:

- Bacchus Marsh

- Gisborne - Macedon

- Geelong

- Melbourne

- Ballarat

- Not in any Significant Urban Area (Vic.)

- Bacchus Marsh

- Gisborne - Macedon

- Geelong

- Melbourne

- Ballarat

- Not in any Significant Urban Area (Vic.)

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

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

[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

[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.