DemographicsWangaratta (Vic.) is approximately 48.8 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Wangaratta (Vic.) was 18102. The population is 47% male and 53% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Wangaratta (Vic.) 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.
DescriptionWangaratta is a cathedral city in the northeast of Victoria, Australia, approximately 250 km from Melbourne along the Hume Highway. Wangaratta had an estimated urban population of 18,158 at June 2015. Wangaratta is located at the junction of the Ovens and King rivers, which drain the northwestern slopes of the Victorian Alps. There is a considerable wine and gourmet food industry in the nearby Milawa and King Valley region. Other notable industries in the Wangaratta area include Australian Textile Mills formerly Bruck Textiles, Wilson Fabrics that now occupies the old IBM facility, Merriwa Industries and Australian Country Spinners.