DemographicsMount Martha is approximately 30.21 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Mount Martha was 18548. The population is 48% male and 52% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Mount Martha are $1800 to $2399. The most common weekly income bracket is $500 to $649 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $350 to $449.
DescriptionMount Martha is a seaside town in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 60 kilometres (37 mi) south- east of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the Shire of Mornington Peninsula. Mount Martha is on the south-eastern shores of Port Phillip and offers a bathing beach. A boardwalk winds its way for more than 5 kilometres (3 mi) along the Balcombe Creek, its North beach mouth to the Briars Historic Park. The suburb's highest point bears the area's name and reaches 160 metres (520 ft). More recently from the 1990s to the present the Mount Martha area has experienced significant population growth particularly in the south with the Martha Cove marina development as well as east towards the Moorooduc Highway. Mount Martha is home to a volunteer CFA fire brigade responding on average to 180 calls a year for assistance from the community. Incidents range from grass and scrub fires, motor vehicle accidents, to house fires.
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