Population of Mildura 2019 - Australia (VIC)
"Victoria's Food Bowl"
The population of Mildura in 2019, is a diverse city on the News South Wales and Victoria border. Mildura is known as the food bowl of Victoria as it supplies the state with large amount of food produce. In fact 80% of Victoria’s grapes come from Mildura and the surrounding area. This factor is key to why 3.3% of Mildura’s population is employed by the “Grape Growing” Industry. In the figure listed below, the areas of Wentworth and Merbien are included in the population information.
The official estimation of Mildura’s population is 51,473 people as of the last Government estimate in June 2017. 3218.0 – Regional Population Growth, Australia Estimated Resident Population, Significant Urban Areas, Australia (Government Statistics)
Other populated areas in Victoria
|Rank||Significant Urban Areas||Population|
|6||Mildura – Wentworth||51,473|
|7||Shepparton – Mooroopna||51,142|
|8||Traralgon – Morwell||41,626|
|9||Warragul – Drouin||36,538|
|12||Gisborne – Macedon||21,501|
|13||Echuca – Moama||20,851|
|15||Moe – Newborough||16,726|
States and territories population
|States and Territories||Population March 2019|
Percentage change over 2017-18
|New south Wales||7,988,241||1.5%|
|Australian Capital Territory||420,960||2.2%|
|*Total Australian Population||24,899,100||1.6%|
*Figure includes other teritorries including Jervis Bay Territory, Norfolk Island, Cocos (Keeling) Island and Christmas Island.
Mildura / Wentworth
Demographic - Male & Female
The Mildura population is split by 51% female and 49% male. This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Mildura’s populations median age is 40 years old. The biggest age group is 55-59 year olds at 6.7% of the cities population (3,388 People). This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Median weekly household income
The population of Mildura has an average weekly household income of $1,064. However, the average personal income was $554 a week. This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
Median weekly rent
The population of Mildura pays on average $211 a week in rent. The average amount of people per household is 2.4 in Mildura. This data was obtain through the most recent Australian government census.
The top response for religious affiliation was “No Religion” at 33%, followed by “Catholic” at 22.7% of Mildura’s population. Its important to note that 10% of the population decided not to state their religion. This data was obtained from the most recent Australian government census. View our article on Types of Religions in Australia.
The Population of Mildura has a variety of occupations, but nearly a quarter of the population are “professionals” at 16.6%. The next highest occupation is “Technicians and Trades Workers” at 13.8% which is slightly higher than the Australian average of 13.5%. This data was obtained from the most recent Australian government census.
Facts about Mildura
- The Murry river flows through Mildura which is one of the worlds longest navigable rivers in the World.
- Some street names in Mildura relate to the industy that supports it. Some of the names include orange st, Lemon , Lime and much more.
- Mildura is home to the second and third largest packing companies in the world.