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About the profile areas

The 2016 Estimated Resident Population for Hillside is 1,238, with a population density of 33.22 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Hillside is bounded by the Melton Highway in the north, Calder Park Drive in the east and the City of Melton municipal boundary in the south and west.

Settlement history

Development of the area dates from the early 1990s. The population increased rapidly during the 1990s as large numbers of new dwellings were added to the area. Growth continued between 2001 and 2011, but at a slower rate as fewer new dwellings were constructed.

Land use

Hillside is a relatively recent residential area.

Included areas

Most of the suburb of Hillside is located in the City of Melton.