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Welcome to Hume City Community Profile

The Hume City Estimated Resident Population for 2014 is 188,832, with a population density of 3.75 persons per hectare.

Hume City is located on Melbourne's north-west fringe, between 15 and 45 kilometres from the Melbourne CBD.

The Hume City Community Profile provides demographic analysis for the City and its suburbs based on results from the 2011, 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 Censuses of Population and Housing. The profile is updated with population estimates when the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) releases new figures.

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Learn to use your demographic resources

(28/05/2015)

How can I find the specific demographic information I need? Having the data is one thing but learning to use it is another. It is with this in mind that we have designed an online training programme aimed at answering any questions you may have about your demographic resources.

Census 2016 is going ahead

(14/05/2015)

The 2016 Census will be going full steam ahead with a much needed funding boost. We’d like to thank everyone who put their support behind the Save the Census campaigns run by ourselves and others advocating for fair and evidence-based decision making.

This community profile is just one of a family of demographic resources available for this area and other areas across Australia. The full suite of resources includes community profiles, population forecasts, social atlases and economic profiles. You can be confident using them for planning, research and advocacy as they are compiled and maintained with the latest data by population experts, .id. Access them online in the Demographic Resource Centre.