Top 50 regional population growth areas for 2010

This post “New residents flock to Melbourne’s urban fringe” from Tim Lawless from RP Data is worth taking a look at.

He has summarised the recent Australian Bureau of Statistics Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2009-10 report and compiled a top 50 list (based on council regions), filtering out any regions where the raw growth in population numbers was below 500 persons over the year and appended the median house and unit price as at December 2010 onto the list to provide some relativity of housing prices in these regions.

The list shows the fastest growing council regions around Australia based on the percentage change in population between the June 2009 and June 2010 estimated residential population growth figures…