DemographicsHeywood is approximately 252.99 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Heywood was 1726. The population is 49% male and 51% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Heywood are $1000 to $1399. The most common weekly income bracket is $300 to $399 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $150 to $199.
DescriptionHeywood is a town on the Fitzroy River in the Australian state of Victoria. It is situated at an elevation of 27 metres amidst rolling green hills in an agricultural, pastoral and timbercutting district. Heywood is 357 kilometres west of Melbourne at the intersection of the Princes and Henty Highways and 27 kilometres north of Portland. At the 2006 census, Heywood had a population of 1,287. Heywood is a small service centre on the Fitzroy River.