DemographicsCape Paterson is approximately 15.8 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Cape Paterson was 891. The population is 49% male and 51% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Cape Paterson are $1000 to $1399. The most common weekly income bracket is $400 to $499 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $225 to $275.
DescriptionCape Paterson is a cape and seaside village located near the town of Wonthaggi, 132 kilometres (82 mi) south-east of Melbourne via the South Gippsland and Bass Highways, in the Bass Coast Shire of Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. Cape Paterson was known originally for the discovery of coal by William Hovell in 1826, it is now extremely popular for its beaches and rockpool and at the 2011 census, Cape Paterson had a population of 718. Cape Paterson has six beaches.