Oldmeldrum, mostly called Meldrum, is a village in the Scottish Council Area Aberdeenshire. It is located about 20 km northwest of Aberdeen and 30 km south-southeast of Banff. Between 1911 and 1951, the population remained constant at just over 1100th In 2011 recorded Oldmeldrum 3212 inhabitants, which means almost a doubling of the population within 50 years. The whiskey distillery Glen Garioch has been based in Oldmeldrum since 1825.