
 NEW SOUTH WALES 
Local Government Area populations and median ages  New South Wales
NEW SOUTH WALES     
    

LGA name  Estimated resident population  Median age   
 at June 2006 (preliminary)  at June 2005 (revised)   

Albury (C)  47,694  35.8   
Armidale Dumaresq (A)  24,749  33.2   
Ashfield (A)  40,262  37.8   
Auburn (A)  66,286  33.6   
Ballina (A)  40,090  43.1   
Balranald (A)  2,727  36.8   
Bankstown (C)  179,719  35.5   
Bathurst Regional (A)  37,508  34.5   
Baulkham Hills (A)  162,326  35.9   
Bega Valley (A)  32,637  43.9   
Bellingen (A)  12,810  43.7   
Berrigan (A)  8,541  43.8   
Blacktown (C)  287,634  32.3   
Bland (A)  6,562  40.0   
Blayney (A)  6,894  39.4   
Blue Mountains (C)  75,770  39.1   
Bogan (A)  3,113  37.2   
Bombala (A)  2,538  43.8   
Boorowa (A)  2,505  42.9   
Botany Bay (C)  37,415  37.6   
Bourke (A)  3,876  31.5   
Brewarrina (A)  2,201  31.9   
Broken Hill (C)  20,223  41.9   
Burwood (A)  31,387  36.3   
Byron (A)  30,898  40.2   

LGA name  Estimated resident population  Median age   
 at June 2006 (preliminary)  at June 2005 (revised)   

Cabonne (A)  12,843  41.5   
Camden (A)  52,459  32.6   
Campbelltown (C)  148,969  31.9   
Canada Bay (A)  68,955  37.8   
Canterbury (C)  135,969  36.5   
Carrathool (A)  3,264  36.7   
Central Darling (A)  2,412  39.4   
Cessnock (C)  48,744  37.4   
Clarence Valley (A)  50,102  42.9   
Cobar (A)  5,023  34.3   
Coffs Harbour (C)  68,315  40.6   
Conargo (A)  1,776  40.6   
Coolamon (A)  4,184  38.9   
CoomaMonaro (A)  9,824  41.5   
Coonamble (A)  4,699  37.1   
Cootamundra (A)  7,645  42.4   
Corowa Shire (A)  11,289  43.5   
Cowra (A)  13,260  41.2   
Deniliquin (A)  8,137  39.3   
Dubbo (C)  39,500  34.9   
Dungog (A)  8,461  41.7   
Eurobodalla (A)  36,613  46.9   
Fairfield (C)  188,074  34.8   
Forbes (A)  10,003  39.7   
Gilgandra (A)  4,699  41.1   

LGA name  Estimated resident population  Median age   
 at June 2006 (preliminary)  at June 2005 (revised)   

Glen Innes Severn (A)  8,783  43.1   
Gloucester (A)  4,949  45.4   
Gosford (C)  163,469  40.4   
Goulburn Mulwaree (A)  27,308  38.7   
Greater Taree (C)  47,110  42.7   
Greater Hume Shire (A)  10,585  40.7   
Great Lakes (A)  35,068  49.2   
Griffith (C)  25,441  34.8   
Gundagai (A)  3,774  39.9   
Gunnedah (A)  12,129  39.6   
Guyra (A)  4,478  39.5   
Gwydir (A)  5,536  43.0   
Harden (A)  3,799  42.9   
Hastings (A)  71,084  45.1   
Hawkesbury (C)  63,732  33.9   
Hay (A)  3,520  39.4   
Holroyd (C)  94,269  34.8   
Hornsby (A)  157,269  37.7   
Hunter's Hill (A)  13,912  39.1   
Hurstville (C)  76,623  37.9   
Inverell (A)  15,949  39.8   
Jerilderie (A)  1,877  39.1   
Junee (A)  6,009  37.0   
Kempsey (A)  28,763  42.1   
Kiama (A)  20,382  42.2   

LGA name  Estimated resident population  Median age   
 at June 2006 (preliminary)  at June 2005 (revised)   

Kogarah (A)  56,736  37.4   
Kuringgai (A)  108,395  41.1   
Kyogle (A)  9,642  42.6   
Lachlan (A)  7,355  38.8   
Lake Macquarie (C)  189,596  40.1   
Lane Cove (A)  32,375  36.5   
Leeton (A)  12,088  34.4   
Leichhardt (A)  51,660  35.4   
Lismore (C)  44,032  37.3   
Lithgow (C)  20,981  39.5   
Liverpool (C)  172,050  32.3   
Liverpool Plains (A)  7,877  43.0   
Lockhart (A)  3,546  41.7   
Maitland (C)  62,596  35.0   
Manly (A)  39,214  37.0   
Marrickville (A)  76,524  35.6   
MidWestern Regional (A)  22,260  40.5   
Moree Plains (A)  15,991  33.7   
Mosman (A)  28,414  38.5   
Murray (A)  6,998  41.0   
Murrumbidgee (A)  2,632  37.2   
Muswellbrook (A)  15,236  34.1   
Nambucca (A)  18,886  45.1   
Narrabri (A)  14,181  38.6   
Narrandera (A)  6,588  40.6   

LGA name  Estimated resident population  Median age   
 at June 2006 (preliminary)  at June 2005 (revised)   

Narromine (A)  7,059  37.4   
Newcastle (C)  147,545  36.8   
North Sydney (A)  61,802  35.5   
Oberon (A)  5,503  37.5   
Orange (C)  37,982  35.4   
Palerang (A)  11,817  41.3   
Parkes (A)  15,099  38.4   
Parramatta (C)  155,098  35.0   
Penrith (C)  177,544  32.3   
Pittwater (A)  57,944  40.2   
Port Stephens (A)  63,650  39.4   
Queanbeyan (C)  37,848  35.0   
Randwick (C)  127,948  35.1   
Richmond Valley (A)  21,267  40.4   
Rockdale (C)  96,409  37.3   
Ryde (C)  100,351  37.2   
Shellharbour (C)  63,642  35.5   
Shoalhaven (C)  94,181  43.1   
Singleton (A)  22,538  34.7   
Snowy River (A)  7,359  39.3   
Strathfield (A)  32,529  35.8   
Sutherland Shire (A)  214,030  37.0   
Sydney (C)  151,920  33.5   
Tamworth Regional (A)  55,063  38.4   
Temora (A)  6,400  41.1   

LGA name  Estimated resident population  Median age   
 at June 2006 (preliminary)  at June 2005 (revised)   

Tenterfield (A)  6,909  42.5   
Tumbarumba (A)  3,632  43.7   
Tumut Shire (A)  11,388  39.4   
Tweed (A)  81,886  44.1   
Upper Hunter Shire (A)  13,552  39.9   
Upper Lachlan (A)  7,405  43.6   
Uralla (A)  6,126  40.4   
Urana (A)  1,387  39.3   
Wagga Wagga (C)  58,802  33.6   
Wakool (A)  4,822  42.3   
Walcha (A)  3,307  41.4   
Walgett (A)  8,047  40.1   
Warren (A)  3,252  38.4   
Warringah (A)  141,133  37.6   
Warrumbungle Shire (A)  10,466  42.4   
Waverley (A)  62,194  35.6   
Weddin (A)  3,847  44.6   
Wellington (A)  8,618  42.0   
Wentworth (A)  7,405  39.7   
Willoughby (C)  65,029  36.7   
Wingecarribee (A)  44,912  40.7   
Wollondilly (A)  41,977  34.5   
Wollongong (C)  192,131  37.4   
Woollahra (A)  53,033  38.0   
Wyong (A)  144,297  39.0   

LGA name  Estimated resident population  Median age   
 at June 2006 (preliminary)  at June 2005 (revised)  


Yass Valley (A)  13,075  39.9   
Young (A)  12,126  39.4   
Unincorporated NSW  1,153  43.7   
    
    
Total New South Wales  6,827,694  36.9   
    

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Source: Regional Population Growth, Australia, 200506 (ABS cat. no. 3218.0) and Population by Age and Sex, New South Wales (ABS cat. no. 3235.1.55.001).


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