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Welcome to Mornington Peninsula Shire Community Profile

The Mornington Peninsula Shire Estimated Resident Population for 2014 is 153,800, with a population density of 2.13 persons per hectare.

Mornington Peninsula Shire is located at the fringe of Melbourne's outer southern suburbs, between 40 and 80 kilometres south of the Melbourne CBD.

The Mornington Peninsula Shire 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.


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.