Welcome to the City of Melville Community Profile

The City of Melville Estimated Resident Population for 2013 is 106,335, with a population density of 20.11 persons per hectare.

The City of Melville is located in Perth's south-west, around 8 kilometres from the Perth GPO.

The City of Melville 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.

Important

Statistics

Population

106,335

ABS ERP 2013

Land area

5,287

hectares (53 Km2)

Population density

20.11

persons per hectare

Profile areas
City of Melville
NEWS

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