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Postal Code 3040 - Essendon West, Victoria

Primary CityEssendon West, Victoria
Area of Postal Code 30408.7 km²
Male Population12,924 (48.3%)
Female Population13,854 (51.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +72.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +25.5%
Median Age37.9 years
Male Median Age36.8 years
Female Median Age39 years
Associated CitiesEssendon, Victoria
Local TimeTuesday 7:58 AM
TimezoneAustralian Eastern Standard Time
Coordinates-37.752046628902576° / 144.90549400598076°
Related Postal Codes304130423043304430453046

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Postal Code 3040 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,773 / km²2,182 / km²2,440 / km²3,063 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

3040 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 25.5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 3040+72.7%+40.3%+25.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 3040 Median Age

Median Age: 37.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 304037.9 years39 years36.8 years
Essendon37.6 years38.9 years36.2 years
Victoria37.6 years38.6 years36.6 years
Australia37.7 years38.6 years36.8 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 3040 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 57096531,362
85 Plus219480700
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 3040 Population Density

Population Density: 3,063 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 304026,7788.7 km²3,063 / km²
Essendon20,8036.2 km²3,378 / km²
Victoria5.9 million227,400.2 km²26.1 / km²
Australia23.8 million7,690,961.5 km²3.09 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 3040 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1860 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 3040
 Area Code 3: 79.9%
 Area Code 4: 19.6%
 Other: 0.5%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 3040

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Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 15.6%
 Medical: 14.8%
 Restaurants: 12.6%
 Professional Services: 7.9%
 Home Services: 6.5%
 Beauty & Spas: 6.2%
 Industry: 6.1%
 Food: 5.1%
 Other: 25%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair204.10.7
Cultural education164.80.6
Education other143.90.5
Loan companies604.52.2
General contractors483.11.8
Real estate303.71.1
Construction of buildings343.11.3
Personal services154.80.6
Alternative medicine284.51.0
General practitioners313.31.2
Health and medical324.21.2
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists275.01.0
Corporate management284.81.0
Lawyers legal194.20.7
Specialized design144.70.5
Technical construction services223.60.8
Bars, pubs and taverns133.90.5
Fast food restaurants184.20.7
Italian restaurants184.20.7
Bridal shops144.60.5
Clothing stores344.11.3
Electronics stores214.20.8
Furniture stores174.30.6
Hardware stores253.90.9
Household appliances and goods254.10.9
Shopping other214.20.8
Women's clothing144.40.5
Fitness centers264.21.0
Public parks164.20.6
Sports clubs174.00.6

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 3040

 Inexpensive: 51.2%
 Moderate: 37.2%
 Expensive: 5.8%
 Very Expensive: 5.8%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code 3040 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 3040502,669 t18.8 t57,504 t/km²
Essendon390,508 t18.8 t63,420 t/km²
Victoria101,123,086 t17 t444.7 t/km²
Australia401,155,563 t16.9 t52.2 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code 3040 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)502,669 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita18.8 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)57,504 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
12/3/1411:05 AM3.661.1 km10,000 m11km S of Beaconsfield Upper,
5/1/139:41 AM3.154.6 km10,000 m7km N of Leopold,
9/22/091:20 AM3.165.9 kmNonenear the southeast coast of
3/7/076:34 PM3.577.7 km14,000 mnear the southeast coast of
8/21/014:13 PM3.643.8 km33,000 mnear the southeast coast of
7/24/0012:47 AM3.137.8 km10,000 mnear the southeast coast of
6/18/853:56 PM3.287.8 km10,000 mnear the southeast coast of
12/2/775:32 AM4.246 km33,000 mnear the southeast coast of

Primary City

Essendon West is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 11 km north-west of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Moonee Valley. At the 2011 Census, Essendon West had a population of 1,398. West is boun..  ︎  Essendon West, Victoria Wikipedia Page


Percentage of businesses by city in 3040
 Essendon, Victoria: 89.5%
 Aberfeldy, Victoria: 6.2%
 Other: 4.3%

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