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Devon Meadows
About the profile areas

The 2015 Estimated Resident Population for Devon Meadows is 1,886, with a population density of 0.66 persons per hectare.

Location and boundaries

Devon Meadows is bounded by the South Gippsland Highway in the north and east, Baxter-Tooradin Road in the south and Craig Road and the locality of Junction Village in the west.

Settlement history

Settlement of the area dates from the mid 1800s, with land used mainly for farming and grazing. Some growth took place during the early 1900s, and again during the post-war years. The population declined slightly between 1991 and 2011, a result of few new dwellings being added to the area and a decline in the average number of persons living in each dwelling.

Land use

Devon Meadows is a predominantly rural area. Land is used mainly for market gardening, flower growing and grazing.

Major features

Major features of the area include Glover Recreation Reserve, Devon Meadows Community Hall and one school.