Get used to these three names. Melton, Mitchell, Melbourne.
In the next 20 years [2017-2037], these three places alone will see their populations increase by 416,000 [ 124%, 121% & 111% respectively ], and the number of dwellings in each place increase by almost one quarter of a million (249,000). Melton by 135%, Mitchell by 121% & Melbourne by 112%)
[Source: id -the population experts, SAFi Victoria (2017).]
These three local government areas will double their populations. Only Two
The latest census provides new insights in to the population and building juggernaut that is “Melbourne”.
Perhaps “new” is not accurate. Perhaps confirmed our understandings of the trends, but provided the necessary detail and actual numbers.
Evidence-based planning anyone?