The City of Melton (map) is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Australia, offering the best in urban and rural lifestyles and affordable land within a comfortable commuting distance from Melbourne, Victoria and links to Melbourne’s key freeways, airports and the Port of Melbourne. The City of Melton embraces a series of townships and communities including Caroline Springs (19 kilometres west of Melbourne's CBD) and Melton (35 kilometres west of Melbourne's CBD). The population growth rate of the City is the 2nd fastest of all Victorian local government areas, with a large proportion (over 70%) of residents under 45 years of age. The City is also extremely diverse and is comprised of groups who speak over 80 languages and represent 70 countries. The City of Melton provides a vast resource of talented labour, educational, training and leisure facilities, and is an excellent and affordable place to live and do business.

This website contains economic and demographic information for the Melton region. For more information, please return to Melton City Council.