About the profile areas
The 2015 Estimated Resident Population for Strathmore Heights is 1,020, with a population density of 13.79 persons per hectare.
Location and boundaries
Strathmore Heights is bounded by the standard gauge railway in the north, Moonee Ponds Creek in the east, the eastern boundary of Essendon Airport in the south, and the Tullamarine Freeway on-ramp in the west.
Strathmore Heights is named for the area to the north of Strathmore, which was named after a valley in Scotland.
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Settlement of the area dates from the 1840s. Population was minimal until the interwar period. Growth continued in the post-war years, particularly during the 1950s and 1960s. The population declined slightly between 1991 and 2006, and then increased marginally between 2006 and 2011.
Strathmore Heights is an established residential and parkland area.
Major features of the area include Boeing Reserve, Collier Park and Strathmore Heights Community Centre.